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Brokenwings87

Brokenwings87
Date Joined: February 10, 2020
Last Online: August 19, 2022
Birthday: April 15
Country: United States
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About Me


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Dislikes:

please, please no strong smells:

I'm very sensitive to them

  • Please no tea
  • Onions!
  • Allergic to Strawberries
  • I don't like Dark Chocolate
  • I am not a fan of pink.
  • Junk Journals
  • Napkins
  • Please no Religious items
  • No facial cleansers or lotions
  • No Cadbury creme eggs please.


I spend a lot of time reading, crocheting, swapping, pen paling, cooking, trying a new baking recipe; they aren't all successes!



📚 Favorite Books 📚

Cynthia Eden:

Different world building! Just a nice mix of paranormal books with a bit of romantic suspense thrown in.

  • Bound by Blood Book One of Bound Series
  • The Wolf Within Book One of Purgatory Series
  • Bite the Dust Book One of Blood and Moonlight Series
  • The Devil in Disguise Book One of Bad Things Series
  • Protecting Piper Book One of Wilde Ways Series

Nalini Singh:

This is one of those authors that you find and are so happy that you did! The stories continue into each other so reading in order is recommended.

  • Slave to Sensation Book One of Psy-Changeling Series
  • Silver Silence Book One of the continuation series Psy-Changeling Trinity

Ilona Andrews:

I don't normally enjoy books that have the same character throughout; but Andrews changed my mind!

  • Burn for Me Book One of Hidden Legacy Series
  • Clean Sweep Book One of Innkeeper Series
  • Magic Bites Book One of Kate Daniels Series (most of them read)
  • Silent Blade Book One of Kinsmen Series
  • On the Edge Book One of Edge Series

Shelly Laurenston:

All the shifters and gods!

  • Pack Challenge Book One of Magnus Pack Series
  • The Mane Event Book One of Pride Series
  • The Unleashing Book One of Call of Crows
  • Hot and Badgered Book One of Honey Badger Chronicles

Seana Kelly:

This was a chance find that just hooked me in; ongoing! Book 4 just came out.

  • The Slaughtered Lamb Bookstore and Bar Book One of Sam Quinn Series

M.J. Haag:

This was a shocker from the first book. At the height of Covid lockdown, these books sucked me in and made being shut inside fun. You can never go wrong with fae, zombies and finding love.

  • Demon Ember Book One of Resurrection Chronicles

Sandy Williams:

Another rare find, took me into a world of space travel and strength.

  • Shades of Treason Book One of Anomaly Series

Shannon Mayer:

I have seen a lot of these going around now; but getting older myself for some reason had me all in for trying it out and I am very glad that I did! Were Bigfoots, Witches, Fae, Incubus - I mean really with so much thrown in how could things not go wrong?

  • Midlife Bounty Hunter Book One of Forty Proof Series


📺 Favorite Television 📺

  • Crossing Jordan
  • Dead Like Me
  • Discovery of Witches
  • Sex Education
  • Ted Lasso
  • Forever
  • Perception
  • The Mentalist
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • Le Femme Nikita (1997-2001)
  • Dresden Files
    -- So many more--


🎥 Favorite Movies🎥

Action, Crime thrillers, Drama, kid comedies; really a little bit of everything as long it draws me in.



  • Appleseed (anime movie)
  • Happy Feet
  • Holes
  • Beetlejuice
  • John Wick
  • Labyrinth
  • Nightmare Before Christmas
  • Venom
  • Fried Green Tomatoes
  • Can't Think Straight
  • It's in the Water
  • Little Giants
  • Nobody


Nicolas Cage

  • Con Air
  • Gone in 60 Seconds
  • Guarding Tess
  • The Rock
  • Face/Off
  • It Could Happen to You
  • Next
  • National Treasure (l, ll & lll)
  • The Croods (l & ll)


Denzel Washington

  • Bone Collector
  • Equalizer
  • Deja Vu
  • Man on Fire
  • Training Day
  • Unstoppable
  • The Pelican Brief
  • Safe House
  • Equalizer
  • The Book of Eli


🔠 Alphabet List 🔠

A

  • Animals
  • Anime (limited)
  • Artwork (nature scenes)

B

  • Books (e-books and paperbacks new and used (good condition))
  • Blue (all the blue)
  • Black
  • Boxers (dog)
  • Baking
  • Blue Yarn
  • Black Cats
  • Bookmarks
  • Blue Whales

C

  • Calendar's (12x12 /5x5 / planner)
  • Cartoons
  • Crocheting
  • Cheesecake
  • Cats
  • Card Making
  • Cussing/sexual/inappropriate
  • Cooking
  • Chameleons (Pascal from Tangled and The fire spirit from Frozen are big favorites)
  • Chinese food

D

  • Dogs
  • Dragons
  • Donuts
  • Dangly earrings and charms

E

  • Eagles
  • Enchiladas
  • Envelopes

F

  • Frogs
  • Fairies
  • Fried Mushrooms (all Mushroom recipes welcome)
  • Fountain Pens (extra fine / fine nib)
  • Ferrets
  • Flying squirrels
  • Fruit roll ups (strawberry).

G

  • Grilling out
  • Gaming (Stardew Valley on PC or an assortment of steam games)
  • Gel pens (G2 .07/.05)
  • Gummy bears (why are they so good?)
  • Geckos

H

  • Horses
  • Hedgehogs
  • Harry Potter
  • Honey Badgers
  • Hummingbirds

I

  • Ink (fountain pen ink; all inks blues, blacks)
  • Ivy (my tattoo has ivy and roses).

J

  • Jelly Beans (Starburst)
  • Jack Skellington
  • Jolly Ranchers (cherry is my favorite, grape my least favorite)

K

  • Killing Zombies
  • Kittens
  • Killer whales
  • Kindle (I have over 5,000 books)
  • Knives ( I have a big collection of pocket knives and display daggers).

L

  • Leopards
  • Lemurs
  • Labels (I design my own, on Avery stickers)
  • Letters (stationery is amazing, I love seeing all the different kinds)
  • Lynx
  • Lighthouses (postcards of lighthouses would be amazing).

M

  • Modeling clay
  • Music (older country music, rock, grunge)
  • Memo sheets
  • M&M's (peanut)
  • Meerkats
  • Mushrooms (food, clear stamps, stickers, postcards, note cards etc. when did I get such a thing for mushroom themes?).

N

  • Newts
  • Nature
  • Notepads/paper
  • Nachos (all the nachos)

O

  • Owls
  • Octopus
  • Ostriches
  • Onyx
  • Opals

P

  • Pen pal writing
  • Paper
  • Pens (fountain, G2s,) - Fine / Extra fine
  • Paranormal (movies, books, tv shows)
  • Plushies ( I have a turtle collection of beanie boos, plus the huge collection of beanie babies)
  • Pancakes
  • Postcards
  • Wood 3D puzzles.

Q

  • Quotes (I would love to know a quote that you like or resonates with you).

R

  • Roses (favorite are white, but I like all colors but pink)
  • Reading (Romance Novels)
  • Rain
  • Pretty rocks ( have one that has a dandelion trapped inside)
  • Roadrunner
  • Root Beer (A & W only or Not Your Father's)
  • Recipes

S

  • Succulents
  • Steak
  • Snow
  • Swans
  • Saber-tooth cats
  • Sealing Stamps
  • Stationery,
  • Sea shells
  • Stickers (animals, seasons, holiday)
  • Sunflowers
  • S'mores
  • Sapphires.

T

  • Thunderstorms
  • Tigers
  • Tattoos
  • Tweety Bird
  • Tarot Decks / Cards,
  • Twix
  • Tacos
  • Teddy Bears
  • Turtles.

U

  • Ultra Violet reactive beads
  • UFO's.

V

  • Vanilla
  • Vintage (stationery, postcards, stickers)
  • Vampires

W

  • Watercolors
  • Wax Seals (count is now at 43 of them)
  • Washi Tape (seasons, holidays, mushrooms, cute)
  • Witchy things
  • Whales
  • Wolves
  • Werewolves

X

  • X-Files Show

Y

  • Yarn Collecting (it's an addiction in itself, Caron Simply Soft, Red Heart Super Saver, Bernat Blanket yarn/décor/pet, Lily cotton yarn and so many more)
  • Yin-Yangs (tattoo on lower back is a yin yang with Geckos in blue and red)

Z

  • Zebras
  • Zoos
  • Zines (receiving)
  • Zombies


Things I'd Like to Receive

  • Pretty stationery, I am on the hunt for paper that has a design and also has graph lines/grid lines on it.

  • Stickers. always interested in seeing what kinds of stickers can be found.

  • Rick and Morty themed is what I am looking for right now, Stickers, Stationery, plushies, t-shirt (2xl men's).

  • Recipes on your favorite dishes and desserts.

  • Anything Blue and/or blue and black.

  • Resin Molds; I want to start this summer outside so that the fumes don't kick me out of my own house. I have a wish list of this going.



Favorites of Disney List:


disney



  • Alice in Wonderland (1951)
  • Alice in Wonderland (2010)
  • Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)
  • Lady and the Tramp
  • One Hundred and One Dalmatians
  • The Sword in the Stone
  • Mary Poppins
  • The Jungle Book (1967) (Rudyard Kipling's)
  • Robin Hood (1973)
  • The Rescuers
  • The Fox and the Hound
  • The Brave Little Toaster
  • Oliver in Company
  • The Little Mermaid
  • The Rescuers Down Under
  • Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken
  • The Beauty and the Beast (1991 and 2017)
  • The Mighty Ducks
  • Aladdin (1992)
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • Hocus Pocus (1993)
  • Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey
  • Homeward Bound ll: Lost in San Francisco
  • The Lion King (1994)
  • The Lion King 2: Simba's Pride
  • The Big Green
  • James and the Giant Peach
  • That Darn Cat (1997)
  • Hercules
  • Flubber (1997)
  • Mulan (1998)
  • Tarzan (1999)
  • The Emperor's New Groove
  • The Luck of the Irish
  • Motocrossed
  • Spirited Away
  • Howl's Moving Castle
  • Lilo and Stitch
  • Finding Nemo
  • The Incredibles
  • Ratatouille
  • Meet the Robinsons
  • Wall-E
  • Lemonade Mouth
  • John Carter
  • Zootopia
  • Finding Dory


Crochet finished work

Crochet

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Recently done

Baby blanket for Pen Pal: done in Caron Anniversary yarn, weight 5, done in waffle stitch. Light side is Lollipop, Darker side is Nebula.

Completed baby blanket

Other View


In progress:



Kitties!

Can't believe they will be 2 already! 06-1-2022

Kitties Kitties 2



Why Simon? Why!!

Simon



Ratings

whit763 rated for Book Exchange - August on Aug 16, 2022
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Comment: Thank you soo much. I was soe xcited to see the next 2 in the series. The other book I already have and read.but it's so cool that you know my tastes so well!
Response: drat, i was hoping you hadnt picked it up yet :P but hopefully u can send it onward
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Comment: Thank you for sharing! Beloved Vampire by Joey W. sounds like a book I would enjoy. Gonna look that one up!
Response: I hope you like it.
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Comment: I always have to kind of bit my tongue and not ask too often "why don't you try some other kinds of books?" --- but to each her own. Thanks for the prompt response.
5
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Comment: Thank you for the lovely stationary and washi tape!
Response: You're very welcome, glad you love them.
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Comment: Wow Dee! Thank you so much for the amazing envelope of such fun papers! I love the vintage stationery, especially because it has school boys on it and I am a teacher. So cute!! The LaPapierre papers are so great too, along with the very generous amount of washi tape! Thanks again!
Response: You're very welcome, thank you for the heart.
Amandlyn22 rated for 💌 Happy Mail #25 💌 on Jul 24, 2022
5
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Comment: Thank you so much. I agree with making friends after 30, especially with covid going on feels impossible. Hope one comes to you soon!
Response: Thank you, I hope so too. thank you for the heart
whit763 rated for Book Exchange Returns - July on Jul 17, 2022
5
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Comment: Read the first book and can't wait to read the other 2. Thank you!! Love this series so far!!
Response: Woot, Love hearing that. We might have to discuss them!
matt319 rated for Stuff the Mailbox- Holiday on Jul 15, 2022
5
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Response: Thank you for rating
matt319 rated for Stuff the Mailbox- Halloween on Jul 15, 2022
5
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Response: Thank you for rating
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Comment: Thank you for your message! I'm impressed by the number of books you read this quarter. I hope to read more next quarter, but... we'll see! Good luck on reaching your reading goal!
Response: <3 Thank you for the heart. And I do read too much, but sometimes I just can't find something I wanna read. Lots of DNF lately.
theirmimi rated for 💌 Happy Mail #25 💌 on Jul 12, 2022
5
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Comment: Thank you for the nice note and goodies.
Response: Thank you for the heart. Glad you like the goodies.
Erianna29 rated for 💌 Happy Mail #25 💌 on Jul 7, 2022
5
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Comment: OOOH the poppie notecard and envelope! Lovely! Thank you for the swap!
Response: I am so glad you like the goodies, You're very welcome, thank you for the heart!
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Comment: Holy doodle, you read a lot! I feel so inadequate. Love me some Lewis Capaldi as well :) Happy reading!
Response: I think reading is the only way I keep what little of my sanity I have left. That and I get to explore tons of different worlds. Thank you for the heart. Happy Reading.
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Comment: Thank you for sharing.
Response: Thank you for the heart. Happy Reading
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Comment: I really enjoyed reading your comments on the books you had read and have marked a couple to add to my own TBR list!
Response: Yay, I must say that is maybe the best part of doing these email exchanges, I go back and remember what I read and also the fact it might lead people to read what I did. Thank you for the heart.
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Comment: Ah Dee, I'm sorry you had so many DNFs! I don't think I had this much in my life, but in the end of the year I barely manage to finish 40 books. If you would like book recommendation, I love to recommend!
Response: Yes, please. What would you recommend I try? Thank you for the heart!!
jules4534 rated for 5 postcards in an envelope #10 on Jun 27, 2022
5
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Comment: Thank you so much! Love the chicken!
Response: :D You're very welcome, thank you for the heart
vneal5 rated for New Pen Pal on Jun 23, 2022
5
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Response: Thank you
matt319 rated for Stuff the Mailbox- Autumn on Jun 20, 2022
5
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Response: Thank you
matt319 rated for Stuff the Mailbox #33 on Jun 20, 2022
5
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Response: Thank you

Rating Overview

Overall Hearts Stars Hosted
5.0000 356 47 48
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Comments

kayebubbly on Aug 17, 2022:

HI DEE!! I did not even notice that its been 9 years since i started swapbot... its pretty awesome feeling :) I have met a lot of cool ppl including you! thankful for that :)

BusyB on Jul 6, 2022:

Dee, hello neighbor! Thank you so much for your generous and thoughtful postcards for the June WTA on PH group. I love what you chose to send and enjoying the variety. I have never heard of Von's Restaurant. I'll check it out online. Should be fun to read about. Happy summer! Really, is it really?! LOL

PrincessLeia on Apr 22, 2022:

PH WTA FEB 2022 Hello Dee, Thanks for the lovely PCs! We just had KFC For lunch! ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

Soph on Apr 17, 2022:

The postcards and stickers you sent me for the PH: WTA March 2022 arrived safely. They are beautiful. Thank you!

BicycleUkulele on Apr 14, 2022:

Happy Birthday, Brokenwings87, wishing you the greatest of joy & favorite memories!

lindseyjae on Apr 10, 2022:

Hello! Thanks so much for the birthday card surprise! It was so kind of you. Happy early birthday to you as well, YAY for April birthdays!

demiguy86 on Feb 11, 2022:

Thank you for the Valentines day card and the goodies. As of now, I don't do anything for that day. Sadly.

rainydayangie on Dec 19, 2021:

Thanks so much for going the extra mile with the swap you hosted. <3

kayebubbly on Dec 17, 2021:

enchantedgabi on Nov 2, 2021:

Thank you for the angel on happy mail #5 <3

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