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Snail Mail Penpals - International

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Swap Coordinator:bella80 (contact)
Swap categories: Letters & Writing  Mail Art  Friendship Books 
Number of people in swap:89
Location:International
Type:Type 2: Flat mail
Last day to signup/drop:January 4, 2014
Date items must be sent by:January 18, 2014
Number of swap partners:1
Description:

Who doesn't like receiving letters in the mail? It makes a nice change from bills and junk mail all the time. It's also a good way to meet people you wouldn't normally meet, and form new friendships.

The idea behind this swap is to make new penpals via snail mail, the "old fashioned way". You will have 1 partner, and will write an intro letter to your partner. Please try to be as chatty as possible in your letters, this makes it easier for the other person to respond :)

Feel free to decorate your letters / envelopes to make them even more special.

Please note that this is an INTERNATIONAL swap, so I can not guarantee you will get a partner within your own country. If this is an issue (ie: if you can NOT send to someone outside your own country), please do not sign up for this swap.

Discussion

nadyasorayaola 01/ 2/2014 #

im so sorry i'm new to this, so how do you get a partner? thankyou

bella80 01/ 4/2014 #

When the "sign up by" date has arrived, Partners will be automatically assigned.

GoodMonkey71 01/ 7/2014 #

Super excited. My Pen Pal is in Poland!!!

d2photo 01/ 7/2014 #

Not real sure about this swap. I was assigned a partner who signed up for swap-bot the day of with almost zero info on her profile.

While I don't mind having newbies in the swaps (We ALL started on here somewhere) I had a fairly flushed out profile. What were the standards for getting in?

florenceantonette 01/12/2014 #

@d2photo I too have a partner with a totally blank profile -_-

Averysmom7 01/12/2014 #

How do you know whose the person you swappig with?

LokiAngel 01/15/2014 #

@Averysmom7 .upper right corner of this page is a yellow box that says swap options. In that list there is an option that says see the partners you send to. It will take you to a page with their address.

LokiAngel 01/18/2014 #

Quite a few people who haven't sent. Today is the deadline.

Rosebud23 01/19/2014 #

Sorry I sent it just forgot to mark it sent.

Cici 01/19/2014 #

I sent on Friday, forgot to mark sent, ever so sorry!

leighlo 01/19/2014 #

My letter was sealed & ready to send on Friday but I was still at the hospital waiting for my husband to be discharged after a stress test. It is going in the mail tomorrow. :)

Peggysue100 01/25/2014 #

Letter sent

MissMissy 01/25/2014 #

So, I have many issues with this swap, First off, I have messages the coordinator twice, because I can't get ahold of the person I am swapping with and there letter I had sent them was returned. and second because I have yet to get my swap from the person I am to receive from.

GoodMonkey71 01/27/2014 #

Hello...sent my letter out to Wanda on Jan. 18th who was my partner but haven't heard anything. I'm hoping she got my letter.

Peggysue100 01/29/2014 #

Loved the letter I received!!! Couldn't be happier :-)

Caddi 04/19/2014 #

Just found out that the account from my partner was deleted :( Still hadn't gotten her letter, so I guess it'll never arrive.

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