Deltiology

My friend Karen is a collector…of many categories of things, of people, of quotes. Of postcards. …and recently she sent me some cards, along with an article by Russell Lynes from 1977 (Architectural Digest, July-August, 1977…she collects magazines) wherein we learn that that a post card collector is called a Deltiologist. This term was coined […]

Snail Mail…

I’m pretty electronic these days.  Hours seem to be spent weekly on email, searching, blogs, (an occasional game of mah jong…it’s true) etc.  However, when trying to wade through the MOUNTAIN of paper that the mail-woman brings everyday, I noted that this has been a pretty attractive snail mail week… Dan Schmidt is having a […]