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Looks like plans are afoot for InCoWriMo-2018 - thanks Bruce

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by Julie Doyle
Aug 31, 2018 10:20:51 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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Information and guidelines for the site.

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by Mia
Aug 21, 2018 12:07:49 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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by katiel
Dec 9, 2018 18:56:22 GMT
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Snail Mail happenings - when and where.

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by radellaf
Dec 4, 2018 20:09:56 GMT
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Somewhere to discuss paper, pens, inks and other tools.

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66 1,258 Nibs Galore!
by katiel
Nov 27, 2018 15:41:51 GMT
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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 doultonmyra
Dec 11, 2018 2:36:32 GMT
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SnailMail scavenger hunt - challenges announced here, and threads for your found pictures

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by katiel
Dec 1, 2018 20:25:46 GMT

Postal Section

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

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by Bob
Nov 22, 2018 13:07:17 GMT
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A place to discuss the world of philately.

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by Mia
Nov 4, 2018 0:36:53 GMT


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International Correspondence Writing Month - 2018 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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For InCoWriMo (International Correspondence Writing Month) 2017.

You can also join in the fun over at https://incowrimo-2017.org

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by radellaf
Oct 27, 2017 5:13:04 GMT


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silverbreeze, Mia, radellaf, Pukka-J, mailartist, Gary S, Bob, Steph Walford, penguy, jamberrypie, motsamicaux, tiffanyhenschel, stompie, although, MKB, pandemicpost


filpot: No, Stompster. I don't get there until 28th or 29th November. Up to you whether you want to hang on to it for 10 days or post it to France. Nov 19, 2018 18:36:14 GMT
stompie: I'll hang on, it could take two months to get to you in France! :haha: Nov 19, 2018 19:56:03 GMT
Steph Walford: Ergh op was cancelled so been reschedule for 3rd Dec.. Talk bout interfering wit xmas Nov 21, 2018 1:54:37 GMT
Mia: aww! Nov 21, 2018 14:58:12 GMT
mailartist: Happy Thanksgiving! Nov 22, 2018 14:59:06 GMT
gillykat: Awww Steph (((HUGS))) It's SO frustrating and annoying when they do things like that :rain: Nov 23, 2018 21:21:05 GMT
gillykat: FINALLY......I've done some 5Q for November.....talk about leaving it till extra time (rofl) Nov 26, 2018 13:30:27 GMT
mailartist: Is it December yet? :thinking: Nov 27, 2018 0:37:35 GMT
mailartist: :atisoo: Nov 27, 2018 0:38:28 GMT
Mia: Singing postboxes! Although none near me. Nov 27, 2018 15:30:44 GMT
gillykat: Just read about these yesterday......none in Alnwick either O_o Nov 28, 2018 10:20:30 GMT
penguy: Seven inches of snow last night. Perfect for making snowmen, which my son and grandson did. Dec 3, 2018 0:18:58 GMT
mailartist: :snowman2: Dec 3, 2018 4:25:46 GMT
Mia: :snowflake: Dec 4, 2018 0:38:05 GMT
rosesnbrambles: USPS is going to be closed Wednesday December 5th for the National Day of Mourning - got that news from the postal workers when I stopped in on my lunch break. Dec 4, 2018 1:50:40 GMT
radellaf: Not doing any mourning, but I'll take the extra day to add some extra to the letter I'll send out Thursday. Dec 6, 2018 3:45:36 GMT
Mia: :choc: Dec 12, 2018 18:51:05 GMT
Steph Walford: Heya guys.... sorry I been abit AWOL .. had operation last week so had not been up to writing.... hopefully my penpals will get letters soon xxx Dec 13, 2018 11:38:37 GMT
Mia: glad it wasn't postponed again Dec 13, 2018 14:58:14 GMT
Steph Walford: Yes Mia I was too :D Dec 13, 2018 18:15:45 GMT