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Q&A with SK

It’s understandable when a stranger doesn’t get why you’d rather write letters than send emails. Sad, but understandable. What’s a bit unnerving though is when your own postal workers don’t get why we like to have a plethora of stamps to choose from, or why we’d prefer they put custom labels on the place reserved for it and not over our mail art. 1,727 more words


A Tub Full of Basil

Plus, lots of other goodness from my gardens.

This is just the basil from my garden here at home. There is at least that much more out at the Conservancy in my community garden. 122 more words


Calling All Boils and Ghouls

I really love this time of year. Not only are the colors outside gorgeous and the weather favorable, Halloween is such a fun holiday. Going to pumpkin patches? 318 more words


Beading and Other Things I Like to Do

This is my “everything” blog. Of course I read quite a bit, and love to write, but sometimes words overwhelm me. I need to take a break from the literary scene and do something different. 516 more words


The "Thanks but No Thanks" Letter

It’s admirable when someone will respond to every letter they receive, but I am a firm believer in quality over quantity. If someone can keep every person who writes them straight, more power to them, but sometimes it’s good to keep your pen pals at a number that is manageable for you. 658 more words


The Saturdays of My Dreams

Even before I went back to work, Saturdays were extra special if I could just stay home. Now that I’m working, they’re even more special because I’m not spending all day at home a few times during the week. 156 more words


Vari-Kate-ions: September

If you’re new to this blog of mine, Vari-Kate-ions are when I take a theme from this list and build some fun mail around it. Whether you’re new or a regular here, you should know that I bit off a bit more than I could chew… 314 more words