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MsVal313

MsVal313
Date Joined: June 15, 2013
Last Online: August 14, 2018
Birthday: November 5
Country: United States
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About Me

6/25/18 - Back to swapping!

I am a Contract electronic resource Librarian in the sunny state of Colorado. I am also a volunteer storyteller.

Stan

I am married with 4 parakeets as pets. They keep me entertained with their antics. Their names are Louie, Sherlock, Ghost, and Oscar. We lost our sweet Edgar Poe August 23rd, 2017. He was my buddy and I miss him terribly.

I am navigating my 30's and loving it. My hubby and I travel as much as we can and live life to the fullest.

I love crafting especially with felt and buttons, sewing skirts, making jewelry and geeky crafts. I also am a pottery/ceramic student at a shop in our town.

If you have not received something from me please let me know asap so I can send again. I will rate as soon as I can, usually that day or the next. If for some reason I have not rated you please let me know.

Likes

Likes: (This is not a gimmie list at all. It's just for ideas)

  • Crows and Ravens (think Edgar Allen Poe)

  • anything library or book related

  • parakeets

  • SHERLOCK BBC!!!! Huge fan!!

  • Star Trek- The original series (I watched it with my Dad when I was little) I also enjoy the new movies. Bones is my favorite character. Chris Pine is just yummy!

  • Star Wars- I love Boba Fett and Stormtroopers. Big fan of Clone Trooper Rex and Ahsoka.

  • Doctor Who- I became a fan after taking on the Library Fandom group. The teens convinced me that it was the best ever and they are right. So far Amy and Rory, and 10 are my faves.

  • Lord of the rings & Hobbit

  • Firefly/Serenity- Dear sweet adorable Mal

  • Birds

  • Space things

  • geeky buttons and pins

  • King Arthur stories or related

  • Harry Potter- Ravenclaw all the way!!

Favorite Books

I love reading fantasy and science fiction books. I am a big reader of YA books because of my job and also because most of them are better than adult fiction.

YA Authors that I love: Jessica Day George Shannon Hale Cherie Priest Rae Carson Renee Ahdieh William Ritter John Flanagan

I also like graphic novels, comics, historical fiction, and steampunk.

DISLIKE:

Romance- I'm just not a fan of 100% romance novels.

Horror- I will read it now and again but I don't particularly care for graphic violence.

Stationery/Postcards

Stationery/Postcards -

  • I love any kind of stationery as long as it doesn't contain nudity.

  • I collect fun cards with Owls, dragons, library themes, Space, geeky, book illustrations, birds, crows/ravens, flowers, ocean scenes.

Favorite Crafts

Needlework-

  • I love to cross stitch. My favorite patterns are usually geeky in nature. I can always use more floss of any color and needles.

  • fun buttons, vintage buttons- I sew them on everything.

Dislikes

David

***NO FOOD!!!! I have lots of food allergies and it's just easier to say no to it all than to have a seriously ridiculous list.

  • things depicting violence

  • clowns- I have an actual clown phobia.

  • Anything with a smoke smell.

Ratings

MMark rated for PH: Scavenger Hunt For PCs #31 on Aug 13, 2018
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Comment: I absolutely love the postcards you sent. Thank you so much!
616julieb rated for PH: Scavenger Hunt For PCs #30 on Aug 9, 2018
5
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Comment: Thank you so much! :)
kclicquot rated for Mr. Rogers Postcard Swap on Jul 17, 2018
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Comment: Thank you for the wonderful reminder quote of what a kind and gentle man Fred Rogers was!!!
Response: Thank you for the rating!
ContraryHousewife rated for NH: Coloring Postcard on Sep 25, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the cute card. I love all the tiny details.
slckad rated for NH: Favorite Quote PC - US Only on Sep 13, 2017
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Comment: What a wonderful postcard, and a great quote too! My favorite quote (well one of them as I have many...) is That which does not kill us makes us stronger. I've faced a lot of things in my life so far, and I'm still here and much stronger for each one.
LouiseW rated for NH: Postcards x5 on Sep 13, 2017
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Comment: I adore the Vogue postcard and the lovely stamps, ty so much! ^^
OrigamiGrace rated for NH: Favorite Quote PC - US Only on Sep 13, 2017
5
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Comment: Thank you!!
LadySunshine rated for NH: Postcards x5 on Sep 8, 2017
5
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Comment: Thank you!
USAFwife rated for NH: Summer reading recap on Sep 5, 2017
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Comment: Thanks for joining the swap, and for the lovely recap! :) I will share the list with my kiddos - I have 3 teenagers, so we all read lots of YA books, and 2 LOVE graphic novels! :) Thanks!
Janerror rated for NH: Postcards x5 on Sep 4, 2017
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Comment: I love the pretty Vogue postcard! Thanks so much!
wombatlady rated for NH: Postcards x5 on Sep 2, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the fun ladybug postcard! I used to live in Colorado and I do miss the mountains and the hummingbirds. It's a great place to live. :-) Enjoy settling in!
Slippy8 rated for NH: Summer reading recap on Sep 1, 2017
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Comment: Fun list of books. Great to see so many strong female characters in the graphic novels you read.
jendoggie rated for NH: Postcards x5 on Sep 1, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the great postcard. I love sleepy puppies.
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Comment: Thanks for a lovely swap!
slckad rated for NH: City, State, or Town PC on May 20, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the wonderful Denver, CO postcard! I enjoy the historic buildings here in Philadelphia!
slckad rated for NH: Easy Postcard #15 on Apr 20, 2017
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Comment: Thank you so much for the great postcard! It made me smile! Spring has just started here in Philly, PA too!
BennysMumma rated for LBoE - Make Me a Garland on Nov 6, 2016
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Comment: The pumpkin garland is fantastic! I love it, thank you so much :)
texasjenn rated for Halloween Postcard on Sep 28, 2016
5
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Comment: I <3 the postcard. Thank you!
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Comment: Thanks so much for the flower garden-inspired card. The colors are just gorgeous and I'm sure your garden is too. =)
CajunLady rated for SA: Star Trek Beyond quickie PC on Aug 25, 2016
5
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Comment: Great trekkie pc! Thanks!

Rating Overview

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5.0000 194 9 9
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157 206 0 0
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Comments

VivaLaDiane on Aug 20, 2017:

Your icon, like your profile, is pretty awesome!

kiddomerriweather on Nov 27, 2016:

You are very welcome! Good luck on the move!

TC on Oct 16, 2016:

Thank you for the kind comment. Her passing was rather sudden and unexpected, so the family ended having to do a lot of unplanned cross-country traveling. I think we're nearly at the end of the worst of it, though.

BennysMumma on Jul 23, 2016:

Thank you so much for the Wonder Woman and Lorax patches. They came out awesome!

CajunLady on Jul 7, 2016:

bwhahaha I love the gif of 10 at the bottom of your profile! We're going to a MegaCon in Tampa the last week of October. He's going to be there, along with Billie Piper, William Shatner and Karl Urban. It's a little over 7 hr drive for us, but it's going to be sooooo worth it!

KateKintail on Mar 1, 2016:

SW

Doctor Who in a bag profile check. Vworp, vworp!

KateKintail on Jan 1, 2016:

Star Wars

Star Wars in a Bag profile check! Happy swapping :-)

KateKintail on Dec 1, 2015:

Fandoms

Favorite fandoms in a bag profile check!

Noodles84 on Nov 26, 2015:

Wow!! I am honestly in utter shock of your amazing kindness. I was not expecting the level of present that you sent me for the Halloween swap I got flaked on. You made my day, heck my whole month! I love everything that you sent to me. Thank you again for being so generous. 💕

kiddomerriweather on Nov 17, 2015:

You really should have screamed it anyway. lol

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