Feb. 6, 2022

49 Letters for more than pen pals

49 Letters for more than pen pals

 In today’s episode, we’ll look at the latest postal bulletin and news about the next-gen vehicles, the Pen Addict Slack survey results, and more reasons to write letters than being a pen pal.


USPS releases Title IX stamps and postmarks, a few Valentine’s Day Postmarks, 

https://about.usps.com/postal-bulletin/2022/pb22590/html/info_006.htm#ep1460573


Lack of environmental analysis before awarding the contract, 0.4 MPG increase in fuel efficiency for a fleet that is 30 years old.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/2022/02/02/usps-trucks-epa-climate-change/


The Pen Addict Slack survey results from TheTempTrac and InkyKatWrites

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xPrD5DGyyxk

The PDF

https://d.pr/f/OX6OxZ

The Pen Addict Episode “A guy named Dean”

https://www.relay.fm/penaddict/493


Postcard Paul with 47,000 cards sent in 29 years

https://www.kwqc.com/2022/01/07/postcard-paul-scaling-back-after-nearly-three-decades-letter-writing/


Want results, Write a letter, not just for politics

https://qctimes.com/opinion/columnists/column-want-results-write-a-letter/article_d2826540-f601-503e-a572-49c6ba95ca07.html


Book riot, the case for writing letters.  Therapy.  Journaling and releasing feelings.

https://bookriot.com/case-for-writing-letters/


Letter writing to the next generation.  Jewish principle of l’dor v’dor

https://www.jweekly.com/2022/02/04/oakland-woman-helps-connect-generations-of-families-through-letter-writing/


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rbSKubUD4SA 


Missed delivery notification phishing emails and malware attachments

https://www.forbes.com/sites/leemathews/2022/01/31/hackers-spoof-post-office-notices-to-spread-notorious-trickbot-malware/?sh=51e4d20026dd