I Love Writing Letters

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 197 People

    Hand written letters are a special

    and wondrous activity. It's about effort, careful thought, sincerity, truth and the simple and deep things in life. They connect people in ways other things couldn't. They bridge a gap that life creates from being easily distracted or overwhelmed by responsibilities and daily...
    JadeKnight JadeKnight
    26-30, T
    1 Response Jul 31, 2015

    You've Got Mail

    helo i love to write letters to anyone and i love receiving them also...the only problem is stamps but i can get those....i love to write to get to know new people and learn things about how they live or just to share a thought or see how that person is doing. if anyone want to...
    prettyplussizeme prettyplussizeme
    22-25, F
    Apr 14, 2009

    I Love to Write

     i really love to write letters ... but stamps are so expensive ...  plus i never have anyone to write .. I wish i could write Jake but he didnt give me his address again . I dont know ... i could write it and never send it .. which goes into another exp. on here that...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jul 7, 2007

    I want a penpal from somewhere else.

    I feel like writing a letter is such an intimidate thing now. So involved and time consuming. I like writing letters because it's a way for someone else to have something of.
    starfishheart starfishheart
    18-21, F
    Dec 11, 2013

    I have a stack of letters in a corner of my

    room hidden for you. Covered in scribbled out lines and my lazy script, bent at the corners from falling asleep while writing, but filled with loving words, that one day I hope you'll find and read <3
    countrywildchild countrywildchild
    18-21, F
    Apr 7, 2015

    I Love Snail Mail!

    I  love snail mail! I used to write letters so often when I was younger. My siblings used to live with my father, while I lived with my mother. And I remember writing them such long letters. They still remember them too. I used to take a few days and write about all the...
    CagedRaven CagedRaven
    46-50, F
    Jul 1, 2009

    Especially to “someone”

    I could write countless love letters, is like kissing without lips.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    14 Responses May 6, 2008

    The Joy of Letters

    I left several good dear friends behind when I moved away. One friend asked for a handwritten letter from me and so it began.  I realized how it made me feel to receive letters and started sending them to others. Now I get creative with my letters. It brings me joy knowing...
    travelersquest travelersquest
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 17, 2007

    Write and Write

    I write a lot and love to write letters to friends just to vent say hi or update them on the latest. I write a lot at night while laying in bed and most of the time, I remember to mail them promptly. Its fun and I know people enjoy mail as much as I. Besides, it’s also more...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 3, 2007

    Writing Letters Is Fun

    I love writing letters. I have friends who moved away to other cities and the best way of communication with them is through letters. Though I do enjoy hand-written letters, I prefer e-mail instead. Faster and cheaper. The process is pretty easy for me, I just open Word and start...
    SunnySmile SunnySmile
    31-35, F
    Jul 30, 2010

    Best Of Two Worlds

    I've started an initiative on the web which blends together the best of letter writing and writing content for the web. I call the initiative "Hover," and the letters/posts I'll be writing are called Hovernotes. Hovernotes are written in the letter style, but can be addressed to...
    32bpwr3 32bpwr3
    31-35
    1 Response Jul 5, 2011

    Nick Nacks Round the World

    As I come home from a long day at work I stop by the mail box, wishing... wishing. I pull out my key and eye the little door. What treasures does this mail box hold? Is it full of the impersonal bills and ads that my paper shredder loves to chew? The kind I promptly dump into...
    mbwcm mbwcm
    18-21
    Jul 20, 2009

    Resolution For 2009

    Start writing letters again. I loved writing letters as a kid, and really want to take it up again. I love the process of choosing a paper, the colour of the pen to write, and writing about mundane things, kitchen sink philosophy, anything and everything. Getting...
    personadesignata personadesignata
    26-30, F
    Dec 19, 2008

    A Fading Artform

    I, too, love writing letters. It's unfortunate that because of technology and other social changes, letter-writing is near obsolete. There's something romantic about receiving letters that were handwritten, plus there's so much more you can do with an actual paper letter than an...
    brokenxtooxoften brokenxtooxoften
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 30, 2007

    Recieving Letters Is Like Christmas Time

    Ive been writing letters since I was little. Ive never lost the joy. I'm 38, bisexual, divorced, father, and seeking an open minded non judgmental person. I reside in a treatment facility and have plenty of time to write letters.
    friendshipunited friendshipunited
    36-40, M
    Jul 13, 2012

    Love In An Envelope

    I always feel that there is nothing like holding that envelope in your hand and seeing the handwritting of a friend or even a stranger. Just a note that just for you and requires no demandfrom you. No dead line, no bills no bargains or annoying adverts. Wow lwtters just...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 10, 2008

    The Art Of Letter Writing Is Lost....

    I love to write letters, send cards etc. The art of hand written letters is truly lost in today's society of cell phones, email, and text messages, letter writing can seem hopelessly outdated. But it’s an art worth bringing back, and not because of some misplaced sense of...
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002
    46-50, F
    6 Responses May 22, 2010

    I used to have A LOT of pen pals

    when I was younger. Then I got lazy as the internet took over. It's just easier to send an e-mail & have them respond the same day or within a day or two compared to waiting weeks for a letter. However, I LOVE getting real mail! I miss that.
    RubyLane RubyLane
    46-50, F
    Nov 7, 2015

    In Letters I Express My Love For My Princess Rs

      Yes I love to write letters to my Princess LS and she loves to write letters to me. Currently we are separate physically, but we bridge any distance with our love for each other and express that in our letters almost every day. These letters to each other are what we...
    francis28340 francis28340
    61-65, M
    1 Response Aug 19, 2008

    I Miss Writing Letters To People

    I miss writing letters to people.  The majority of people I know.... actually, scratch that... EVERYBODY I know use email and texts and phone calls... so even if I did sit down and handwrite a letter I would simply get an email or a phone call saying "why didn't you just...
    Opalgem Opalgem
    36-40, F
    1 Response Dec 10, 2010

    Scribble

    The rustle of paper,  chewing on a pen. Can't be beat.
    CrookedMan CrookedMan
    46-50
    Oct 29, 2010

    Period. End of story.

    Message me if you like getting letters :)
    Devilscar Devilscar
    22-25, M
    Feb 26, 2014

    Hey! If anyone wants to write letter to each

    other in the mail and be my penpall than message me!!(:
    LyricalLifee LyricalLifee
    18-21, F
    Jan 8, 2014

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