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loverofpostcards

loverofpostcards
Date Joined: May 1, 2019
Last Online: May 8, 2021
Birthday: January 9
Country: United States

About Me

I have lived in Hawaii for 45 years. I was born in England, and grew up in the Netherlands, and have collected postcards all my life. First thru friends and relatives sending me postcards and then me collecting for myself. Have been serious about it since getting a computer in 2000. Am member of many groups both at Yahoo and Facebook. Have been a member of Postcrossing for many years, also Postcard United, and now, Postfun!

Love postcards!! But my favorites are: trains and train stations, airplanes and airports, lighthouses, bridges (both covered and regular bridges), maps, waterfalls, Christmas postcards, especially from Europe. recipe postcards any language, calendar postcards any year. I love postcards of Cologne, Germany, Cathedral, and also Eiffel Tower in Paris. And Notre Dame. Older Dutch postcards and older Hawaiian postcards. The older postcards can be used but must be in good to excellent condition. Please do not put stickers to hide addresses. I find it ruins the postcard. Please make sure postcards are identified either on the front or on the back.

I love to read, so love postcards that show anything to do with books, i.e. libraries, books stores, etc I love to write letters/postcards, so love any postcards showing mail boxes, post office, people writing/mailing letters, etc.
Anything to do with coffee also. Anything to do with sports, especially rugby and soccer .i have decided I now like the Lantern Press postcards, especially the lighthouses.

I like both unwritten in envelope and written and stamped, but, where possible, I like my favorites, unwritten in envelope When sending unwritten in envelope, please make sure you have a piece of paper or card inside saying swap name, group, and name of sender.

Any size postcards or shaped postcards.

I take part in both National Postcard week and International postcard week.

**_Please do not send***: Anything to do with Art postcards, i.e. sculpture, etc, London, England, Niagara Falls, nudity, Religious unless Christmas postcards unidentified postcards i.e. postcards that do not say what we are looking at.

Please, please do not write quotes, I would much rather you wrote about the postcard or what you are doing, etc. _____________________________________please do not rate a 1 or a 3 without contacting me first. I will always resend!! ----------------------------_ please do not stick that tape all over the postcard. Think it is called Waschi" I am sorry I do not like them! Also please do not add stickers in Envelope. I do not collect or use.


I love sending postcards, and receiving postcards, from all over the world. I love meeting postcard people and have met quite a few postcard friends over the years.

I love having postcard snailmail friends..

***I am tired of trying to figure out who has sent me a postcard for what group and what swap and date and name, therefore I will now rate a 3 when I do figure it out. Sorry****.


I love playing word games with people all over the world. My favorites are: Words with friends 2, Wordox, Wordchums,, and Boggle. If anyone wants to play, I am Glennys Uiagalelei.

I love to read books. I much prefer holding an actual book rather than reading on an iPad or a phone. I love time travel books and my two favorite authors there are Sandra Hill and her Viking series, and Lyn Kurland and her McCloud and dePiaget series. I grew up with Enid Blyton and Erle Stanley Gardner also with Nancy Drew and the Hardy boys..

I also love to collect magnets, keychains, bookmarks, and books that I enjoy reading over and over.

Having grown up in Holland, I am sort of bi lingual. I understand and read Dutch, just cannot write it.

Ratings

Jangonz rated for Take 10 Postcard Swap #31 USA on May 8, 2021
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Comment: Thanks, Hawaii is always wonderful!
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Comment: He Glennys, Thanks for the PC of theBixby bridge - its only one year younger than me!
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Comment: Thanks! Have a great day!
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Comment: great pc! thanks!
cellonash rated for Postcards Please #2 on May 2, 2021
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Comment: Thank you for the lovely postcards! I especially like the one of King Kamehameha.
cellonash rated for Postcard with a theme on May 2, 2021
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Comment: Hi Glennys and thank you for the lighthouse card! How funny that you got my name for two swaps!
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Comment: Great postcard! Thanks!
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Comment: Thanks for the pc
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Comment: Thank you for the beautiful & historical PC! I love the picture and facts behind the statue! ๐Ÿ˜Š
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Comment: Thank you so much for the cool post card!! Iโ€™ve always wanted to visit Hawaii
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Comment: Thanks for the interesting pcs. I like the picture pc; I think it looks pretty cool the way ot turned out.
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Comment: Thanks so much for the beautiful postcards!
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Comment: Thanks for the Hawaii postcard. One of my favorite things to do at the beach is to get up before the sun and take a walk to watch the sunrise.
squince rated for Non- Touristy Postcard Swap USA #28 on Apr 23, 2021
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Comment: Thanks!
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Comment: Thank you for the card! Photos can be so hard, especially frustrating when it looks perfect on the screen or through the lens. :-) I hope you're doing well and staying safe!
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Comment: No, you have not sent me a postcard like this one before. Loved it!
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Comment: Thank you for the Old Sugar cane factory PC.
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Comment: Thank you for the Yellow Hibiscus PC. Pretty!
silvermoonsnake rated for Bit of History PC #12 on Apr 21, 2021
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Comment: Thanks for the cool card.
marles rated for Non- Touristy Postcard Swap USA #27 on Apr 21, 2021
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Comment: Thanks!

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Comments

loverofpostcards on Apr 24, 2021:

I got a bag of envelopes today, but have no idea why. I would never have signed up for this. It is from babs, bags, bags. Tribble R cool

loverofpostcards on Apr 24, 2021:
heidiblooms on Mar 29, 2021:

Just stopping by to say hello and thank you for hosting so many awesome PC swaps!:)

MauiMami on Jan 9, 2021:

Hau'oli la hฤnau!

glassnowdrop on Nov 20, 2020:

Thank you so much for the angel for July 2020 postcard swap - books and a bookmark It's lovely and i really appreciate it!

lovesreward on Jun 18, 2020:

Thank you for the card for your PC swap Beaches #19 - I certainly hope to get to Hawaii one day! Take care and have a great day! :)

Ozarkfun on Apr 1, 2020:

Thank you so much for being an angel with the 25 card swap. You sent such a nice variety.
Happy Easter!

marinda on Mar 10, 2020:

Thank you so much for angeling the people postcard! I love the pc. It's really great! Have a great day. :)

lambchoppy on Jan 29, 2020:

Hi there! Promoting a PC swap I'm hosting if you're interested. Have a nice day!

Sticker PC Swap #12 - USA ONLY

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