Letters in response to InCoWriMo 2017

I love it when letters drop through my door! And I’m not talking the ordinary bills and junk mail – I mean proper, handwritten, well thought out letters. They make me smile. In February I took part in International Correspondence Writing Month (InCoWriMo) and I’ve since had several responses from the people I chose to…

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Letters sent around the world for InCoWriMo 2017

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InCoWriMo has been my project for February and I’ve really enjoyed taking part. International Correspondence Writing Month – to give it its full title – encourages people to send a letter a day throughout the month of February. I’ve recently rediscovered my love of letters, after taking part in a letter exchange before Christmas and…

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InCoWriMo 2017: Are you taking part?

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Are you taking part in InCoWriMo? That’s International Correspondence Writing Month for the uninitiated. I was totally unaware of it until last year, but it’s actually been going for a while. Participants basically agree to write a letter a day for a month, starting on February 1. It has to be handwritten and it has…

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Penpals and the Royal Mail’s Hola! Club

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TAKING part in #LetterforPop before Christmas got me thinking about penpals. I had quite a few when I was younger, although there’s only one that I still keep in touch with. So, I headed into the loft to rescue a shoebox full of letters that I’ve kept. It’s strange to think that some of them…

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