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A former Accenture exec, once homeless, leads the National Guard's efforts to quell the Baltimore riots

This story was originally published on Aug. 19, 2013. We are republishing and updating it today as Linda Singh, now a Major General, leads the Maryland National Guard’s attempts to quell the Baltimore riots. 1,090 more words


Postcard from a Pole-Dance Enthusiast: Received from Belarus, England, and Germany

Three more in from Postcrossing:

I love that huge, close-up seal photo!  It was sent to me from Munich, Germany, and apparently traversed 5,865 miles in 80 days to be with me.   169 more words

Eltham Arts postcard competition a success

More the 300 Eltham locals displayed their creative talents for Eltham Arts’ latest competition – ‘A postcard from Eltham’, and winners were announced at a celebratory event on 23 April. 364 more words


Postcards from Puffin

About a month ago Rob and I were idly browsing the goodies of TK Maxx one lazy Saturday afternoon. I was trying very hard to resist the lure of a new notebook when my eyes suddenly rested on a whole new temptation; a bright yellow box containing 100 postcards showing front covers from classic Puffin Children’s books! 272 more words

Book Bag

North Post

I find myself finding my way back ‘home’ that being northwestern BC, even though, I no longer live there. My family doesn’t hold any property in the area, which feels disorienting, but the views always belonged to everyone, and they’re always welcoming when I get to go back. 784 more words


Finalised Missions!

So we’ve decided which missions we want to focus on, and here they are:

1. Our first mission is, wearing plain white t-shirts, walking around town and asking people to write their mood or a few words in relation to their mood and the city. 311 more words


150 years of Poste Italiane

150 Poste Italiane

Foto Archivo Storico Poste Italiane

Received 27th April 2015, from Silvano in Italy, via Postcrossing

A piece of postal history here with this postcard I received today via Postcrossing; the card was published in 2012 to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Italian Postal Service (Poste Italiane) and features a retro image of one of their iconic mail vans.