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February snail mail projects

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International Correspondence Writing Month - 2019 edition, is a February letter writing project. You can join up over at a handwritten letter every day We also welcome people doing A Month of Letters.

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by distractedmom
Feb 19, 2019 13:28:07 GMT
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International Correspondence Writing Month - 2018 edition, is a February letter writing project. We also welcome people doing A Month of Letters.

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For InCoWriMo (International Correspondence Writing Month) 2017.

7 181 Waterlogged Address
by radellaf
Oct 27, 2017 5:13:04 GMT

Guest Section

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For guests to post questions

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by katiel
Dec 15, 2018 12:04:45 GMT


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A place for new members to introduce themselves, even if it is just to say, "Hi!" We don't bite.

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Do you have suggestions or problems with the forum? Let us know in here.

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Information and guidelines for the site.

20 63 Welcome to A World of Snail Mail
by Mia
Jan 21, 2019 0:23:02 GMT

Penfriendship and Correspondence

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Things in the post. Letters. Travelling Notebooks.

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Links to postal projects and snail mail on the web.

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41 297 Cute story about WWII Vet who loves getting mail
by distractedmom
Feb 5, 2019 2:15:21 GMT
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Snail Mail happenings - when and where.

10 33 Letter social events.
by Mia
Dec 19, 2018 20:34:00 GMT
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Somewhere to discuss paper, pens, inks and other tools.

Sub-boards: Ink, Paper, Pens

68 1,293 Starter Fountain Pen Recommendations?
by allanorn
Feb 20, 2019 0:20:53 GMT
No New Posts Seeking Penpals / Correspondence

Looking for new correspondents and penpals? Try here. This section is not accessible to non-members or those who have not introduced themselves & participated in other threads.

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A place to talk about snail mail and the world of correspondence.

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by PhotoJim
Feb 15, 2019 2:33:05 GMT
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SnailMail scavenger hunt - challenges announced here, and threads for your found pictures

8 23 Snail Mail Scavenger Hunt - February
by katiel
Feb 7, 2019 12:22:54 GMT

Postal Section

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Keep up to date with postal news, postage rates, postal services, and stamps for postage.

58 478 Sneak preview of USPS stamps for 2019
by motsamicaux
Feb 9, 2019 19:05:27 GMT
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A place to discuss the world of philately.

9 99 Using 30+ year old stamps
by PhotoJim
Feb 14, 2019 17:15:04 GMT


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Mia: :atisoo: Feb 5, 2019 22:30:39 GMT
distractedmom: Thunderstorms here tonight! Feb 6, 2019 3:50:51 GMT
stompie: Drizzle today, but at least it sirrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr a lot wamerrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr Feb 6, 2019 4:08:48 GMT
stompie: Oooops, something got stuck there Feb 6, 2019 4:09:45 GMT
Gary S: Thunderstorms here as well. It was 73 degrees at noon and was 43 degrees about 2 hours ago. Haven't checked if the rain made it warmer or colder. I don't like to get wet. Feb 6, 2019 6:14:32 GMT
penguy: 4 inches of snow yesterday and 6 inches more expected tonight. Everything is white and beautiful outside and it is a tropical 17˚F right now. Feb 6, 2019 20:01:32 GMT
although: Yay! got caught up on my INCO letters, even worked one ahead :) Feb 6, 2019 21:35:37 GMT
Mia: I am on course, but I've mainly let my reply pile grow! oops! Feb 6, 2019 22:29:10 GMT
Mia: www.textapotato.com/ Feb 7, 2019 0:35:28 GMT
Mia: www.wrendaledesigns.co.uk/stationery/notebooks-and-writing/desk-and-jotter-pads/ Feb 7, 2019 0:42:42 GMT
Mia: And Gillian is back :hello: Feb 7, 2019 14:08:40 GMT
Gillian: Back BIG STYLE!!!! (rofl) Had a bit of a family meltdown this past two/three weeks which left me feeling not myself and wanting to just quit everything and disappear :rain: but things are better now :sun: Feb 7, 2019 14:30:28 GMT *
penguy: My wife and I were in Peace Corps in Bolivia and market day saw the greatest variety of potatoes I have ever seen. They were red, yellow, purple and brown and in a real range of shapes. Potatoes originated in Peru and Bolivia. Mia, like lws link, thanks Feb 8, 2019 18:58:23 GMT
penguy: None of them were ready for mailing however. Feb 8, 2019 19:01:07 GMT
Mia: oops, haven't started letter writing today - son has been rather chatty... Feb 9, 2019 22:12:57 GMT
mailartist: I'd consider that an "audio letter" . . . :D Feb 10, 2019 2:03:00 GMT
mailartist: (Chatty sons don't last long!) Feb 10, 2019 2:03:23 GMT
penguy: :snowflake: :snowflake: :snowflake: :snowflake: :snowflake:here too! Feb 10, 2019 20:17:04 GMT
Mia: Marvel comics Feb 19, 2019 2:44:45 GMT
distractedmom: It's been quiet here! Are all of you penning masterpieces? :) Feb 19, 2019 22:25:16 GMT