A letter to myself

Way back in May, Ink Drops took our typewriters along to the Make Me Joyful letter writing salon. While I was there I wrote several letters. Mainly to friends offering thanks for their friendship, sunny thoughts and support during tricky times ahead. I also wrote...
Photographs in the post

Photographs in the post

When was the last time you had an image printed? Hand wrote on the back of it who was in it, and put it in an album to look over at a later date? I was round at my parents’ recently and they have piles and piles of real photographs. Many of these have been sent to...
Memories tied up with ribbon?

Memories tied up with ribbon?

  Do you keep your personal correspondence?  Do you look through it on a rainy afternoon and recall memories of people and places long gone? The idea of a stack of letters tied up with ribbon is glorious. The reality is less romantic and much messier. The ribbon...

On handwriting…

Spotted this lovely article  in my peruse of the internet this morning, which nevertheless made me sad in places… “You and I might have received a handwritten letter this week, but most people have not.” So true – and so tragic! One of the things we hope to achieve...