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Sunlion

Sunlion
Date Joined: July 26, 2008
Last Online: June 30, 2020
Birthday: November 6
Country: United States
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About Me

Fair warning: Since I've been doing this, I notice that I am not at all good about remembering to check in when I send stuff. I guess it's too much postcrossing! I'm working on getting better at it, but I apologize in advance for any confusion.

I'm a sci-fi buff from way back. I remember Starlost and Space 1999 and a truly horrible show called Quark from the 70's. That would be prior to the original Battlestar Galactica or Buck Rogers. I saw original Star Wars and Close Encounters in the movie theater as first-runs, both with my dad. These days I like Dr Who best. I like the attitude, that human beings are "brilliant!" and that guns are bad. She wins everything with brains and a sonic screwdriver. How cool is that?

I used to be into all kinds of events like renaissance faires and sci fi cons but these days not so much. My interests have instead taken me into the world of social services with an eye to mental health. I am working on a degree in human services. I own a 16 year old cat who I dote on, and I have one grown daughter who lives nearby.

I've been tentatively involved in mail art since the 80's. I just completed some zines for the first time. I'm pretty adventurous which scares a lot of people and I like cities.

I am a Scorpio and a Dragon, depending on which astrology you use. I'm interested in crystals, chakras, cognitive science, astrology, herbalism, knitting and crocheting, assemblage, mental health biographies, art in general, alchemy, anime, travel, japanese culture, yoga, zines, other cultures, lots of stuff. I own cats but I don't collect cat-themed items; with 2 exceptions: I like Hello Kitty esp. Chococat, and I like those vintage Halloween black cats that somehow look insane. I collect rabbits, dragons, lions, owls and seahorses. And yarn! but that's common for knitters. Stones talk to me sometimes.

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matt319 rated for Ratings Booster Postcard Swap #41 on Sep 6, 2020
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suepier rated for Postcard Swap #10 on Aug 6, 2020
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Comment: Thank you for the funny postcard.
glassnowdrop rated for Postcard Swap #10 on Aug 6, 2020
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Comment: Thank you for the great postcard - very funny :)
AlinaLos rated for Postcard Swap #10 on Jul 29, 2020
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Comment: Hi! The nuns smoking are incredible, hahah))) It's gonna be my favourite pic so far:) Have a nice summer!
ayahsantos rated for Postcard Swap #10 on Jul 24, 2020
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Comment: Thank you so much. Take Care always.
jillybeanie rated for These Three Things ATC Swap on Jul 17, 2020
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Comment: beautiful!
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Comment: Sometimes changing your mindset really does help! :)
christy102194 rated for TGIF Weekend Notecard #197 on Jul 8, 2020
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Comment: Being poolside sounds great right about now..! :)
dustcollector rated for Postcard Swap #10 on Jul 3, 2020
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Comment: Thank you for your card. Stay safe and be well.
junemoon rated for Write some Poetry on Jul 2, 2020
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Comment: I really like all three of these poems, and I TOTALLY agree with the "mask" one, I've read it to a friend and probably will read it to others.
penpallingfool rated for Postcard Chaos #4 on Jul 1, 2020
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Comment: this card made me laugh thanks xx and yes spelling is always wrong...
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Comment: So glad you got to sit at your favorite coffee shop. That's actually a great idea! I may have to start doing that! Thanks for the goodies!
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Comment: Ill have to google those subscription boxes.. Thank for sharing.
marclively rated for Postcard Pick Up #8 on Jun 26, 2020
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Comment: Thanks Allison! Marc
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Comment: I have an aunt who had a similar job as you do; she had to "toss" a 16 year old boy across the room one time, no more acting up from the boys since!
dmwcheng rated for Small Tea Swap #3 on Jun 23, 2020
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Comment: Thank you, Allison, for the teas and your cat zine. Read it while I was walking over to my friend's house. You've had an adventure with Charli.
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Comment: Ty for card & encl.!
emmajo rated for Postcard Chaos #4 on Jun 21, 2020
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Comment: The hula hooping nun postcard might be my favorite thing I've ever received- no exaggeration.

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Comments

Hell0Z0mbie on Oct 31, 2020:

Hi Allison, if you decide to return to this site, please don't forget to rate your partners that sent to you, including in the Spring PenPal swap I hosted. Thanks.

momto8cats on Jan 12, 2018:

I had sent my swap to you, on time, for "Send Anything: September -USA-." Did you receive it? I don't see your rating on my profile.

kittyhahahotbot on Feb 7, 2014:

I know I'll be thrilled!!!! Thank you!

courtmm11 on Mar 17, 2011:

Thank you so so much for the cute little St Patty's day card... Got it today...it was great... Thank you Thank you Pat

piglet59645 on Nov 11, 2010:

I meant....that way when, not that when when........lol....It is getting late. Your profile info looks good. :)

piglet59645 on Nov 11, 2010:

What really helps in filling out profiles, is favorites for me. That when when I am picking something profile based for a swap I know what color or theme ect to choose. :) That way I can choose something my swap partner likes. You telling what you collect is a great help in itself!

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