Hurt mentor.

I’m in TOASTMASTERS and haven’t done my second speech yet, but being coached by AMY, who’s a very experienced speaker. She just had surgery — and won’t be at this week’s meeting, she just announced.   I wanted to let her know I wish her all the best.  Plus it’s a pretty cool card. Please…

Tough cookie.

I always joke that I get more sweet cards from my girlfriend Donna Brown than anyone else. This was waiting in the mail for me whenI got back from my mother-in-law’s funeral. Donna knew what I was going through — and offered to fly back East to help, if we needed it. I hadn’t seen a…

Letter output.

Sometimes my best exercise is running outside from my office to post another letter in my mailbox. I like to do it one at a time.  My own sad little form of cardio. We had to order a bigger one to accommodate my productivity. I had oral surgery yesterday afternoon — not very painful, thanks…

Happy Birthday to my favorite chiropractor.

https://lasportsandspine.wordpress.com/ Dr. Craig Liebenson is a world-famous sports doctor who teaches people how to get better and change their physicality after an injury.  I had a note that his birthday is coming up this week — old-school, in my ‘birthday calendar book’, not Facebook — and so decided to send him a card. Even though…

Huntington Library’s bookshop.

http://www.huntington.org/ Jennifer Hronek, my wedding planner, is also my hook-up for all things stationery. She and I spent a wonderful day ambling around the Huntington Museum in Pasadena a few years ago. It’s time for me to get back there, she reported.  After a closure for renovations, it’s BACK! To entice me, she sent this…

“Letters of Note”.

http://lastbookstorela.com/ My friend Louise A. Marler, a fellow typewriter lover, found this book called “LETTERS OF NOTE: An Eclectic Collection of Correspondence Deserving a Wider Audience”… at a bookstore called “The Last Bookstore” in downtown Los Angeles. Please Share