FUNNY, SMART, OUTGOING, LIKEABLE.
Tell us something about your town, city or country.
I LIVE OUTSIDE OF BOSTON, MASS. ONE OF THE ORIGIANAL TOWNS OF THE UNITED STATES. WONDERFUL CITY TO LIVE AROUND.
How did you start penpalling? When was that? And why did you decide to start Penpalling?
I STARTED PEN PALLING ABOUT A YEAR AGO. I WAS BORED AND SICK OF NEVER HAVING SOMETHING TO DO SO I “GOOGLED” “PENPALS” CAME UP WITH WWW.INTERPALS.NET AND I HAVE BEEN VERY HAPPY WITH IT EVER SINCE.
What do you like / dislike about Penpalling/correspondence?
LIKE: MEETING PEOPLE ALL OVER THE WORLD, DISLIKE: NOT BEING ABLE TO READ SOME LETTERS DUE TO SLOPPY HANDWRITING.
How do your friends react when they discover you are into Penpalling? Are they also into it or they give you the “strange” faces?
THEY THINK I’M NUTS AND GIVE ME THAT STRANGE LOOK
Do you still stay in touch with your first penpal? Tell us about your first penpal even if you have lost touch with them. We might be able to help you locate him/her.
I’m STILL STAY IN TOUCH WITH MY FIRST PENPAL! APRIL IS A VERY NICE GIRL FROM NC.
I HAVE ABOUT 60ISH. THEY ARE FROM ALL OVER.
Are you searching for new Penpals? If yes, please give us some contact information that we can publish in the magazine so that people can write to you back.
ALWAYS! HEATHER.CARRABIS(at)GMAIL.COM OR HEATHER CARRABIS; 46 SOUTH STREET; WESTBOROUGH, MA 01581; USA
What are you looking for in a penpal?
SOMEONE THAT IS NICE, EASY GOING AND HAS AN OPEN MIND.
Where do you find new Penpals from? Do you rely on FBs or Facebook or other websites/blogs?
FACEBOOK AND MAGAZINES. AND SOMETIMES FB’S.
Tell us a funny/interesting story from your Penpalling experience?
CANT THINK OF ONE. 🙁
How do you keep track of your mail? Share your tip on how to organize ourselves.
YES. i HAVE A AN INDEX CARD FOR EACH PERSON. IT HAS THEIR ADDRESS, E-MAIL ADDY, FACEBOOK, BIRTHDAY, WHEN RECIEVED AND SENT ALSO INTEREST, HOBBIES AND IF THEY COLLECT ANYTHING.
Do you swap things? Do you like sending gifts to friends? If yes, what is the most funny gift you have ever sent/received?
YES TO BOTH. FUNNIEST GIFT EITHER SENT OR RECIEVED? HMMMMMMMMMMMM I DONT THINK ANYTHING STANDS OUT AS FUNNY.
Have you met a penpal? If so, let us know how the meeting went.
NOT YET 🙁
What do you usually like writing/reading about in the letters?
LIFE, WHAT IS GOING ON, UPCOMING PLANS, WHAT HAPPENED ON VACATION (HOLIDAY), HOW WAS UR HOLIDAYS ETC.
When it comes to making cute and personal letters, everyone has his/her own style. Tell us your trick how to make a letter/envelope unique? Do you decorate it? If yes, how. Give us some tips on how to make the letters more interesting.
IF I HAVE STICKERS WITH ME I TEND TO USE THEM.
Where do you buy your stationery supplies from? Do you prefer traditional shops or e-shops? If so, give us some links.
I USUALLY BUY MY PAPER ON SALE AT TARGET OR OTHER PAPER STORES. OR PEN PALS SHARE SOME OF THEIRS WITH ME.
Facebook: YES. SEARCH FOR ME BY MY NAME (HEATHER CARRABIS) OR BY MY E-MAIL
Twitter: YES. DEV143ANGL187