I'm sending one thank you note each day through 2012. Here's what that's about.
Saturday, January 7, 2012
wrote a little, I learned something. The Hallmark cards I bought to
see me through the period until the Amazon cards arrive do not take
the ink from my fountain pen. Not well, anyway. I should probably
change over to the Sharpies, but not yet. Do you suppose people will
complain about the way the ink beads?
need more return address labels. Those I received ages ago from a
failed fund raiser are about gone. Fortunately, Kinko's has an online
facility to make more, lots more, and in about a week, I'll have new
labels. These will have my smiling face upon them. That'll worry
someone, I'm sure.
stamps. Forever stamps. No-lick stamps. Stamps with Mark Twain's
picture upon them. I went to the local Post Office, but it was closed
early for a late lunch, and I wound up ordering them online, which is
likely how I'll do it from now on. As sad as this is to say, I
suspect the days of a physical presence for the Post Office are
hindsight, I'm thinking those stamps must have shipped from China.
It's been days, and they're still not here. Pine cone Forever stamps
will just have to be sufficient for the while.