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Monday, November 21st, 2011
6:05 pm

bebe_de_lune
Someone once created a website very similar to PostcardX and I was wondering if anyone knew of the name of this website? It had the same concept, you posted your address and listed a bunch of things you were interested in. You had to log in and what not. And, I am pretty sure it wasn't http://sendthingsto.us/ because this one ended with .com or .net

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Tuesday, September 27th, 2011
4:19 pm - Postcards!

tinchik08
Hello Dears! My name is Kristina and i'm from California. If you want to exchange postcards, please email me for my address, kristina_lol@yahoo.com

current mood: anxious

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Monday, September 19th, 2011
7:30 pm - I need a lot of birthday cards for my girlfriend!

yartsew
Hello!

My girlfriend is a post-fan and she has a birthday at the 6th of October. Her name is Lucy. I decided to make her a surprise. I want her to receive a lot of postcards from all over the world at her birthday. Could you help me, please? I ask you just to send any postcard you want to her. We have two and a half weeks more, so we have enough time to send a card and, I hope, it will be received in time!

I think you can also write a postcard in your language, if you want; it would be more interesting. We can understand your postcard in English, Russian, German, Italian, Spanish and French. But if you speak another language - we will find a man, who will translate the text for us!

Here is my website with the address: http://yartsew.narod.ru/postcrossing.html

I will be happy if you send her a postcard. I think she will be happy to receive it. Let us make a great suprise together!

Thank you!

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Friday, September 16th, 2011
3:46 pm - What's new at PhoenixFireDesigns.etsy.com!

memoryanddream
Well, first off, after spending the ENTIRE summer on medications trying to get myself safe enough for surgery, looks like my hysterectomy will be on October 5th.

For those who've missed the updates, I'm 34 and over Memorial Day weekend, I went into the ER in massive pain, only to discover my uterus is full of tumors. Literally pounds of them. So much in fact, I was unsafe for surgery. I have over $10,000 in hospital bills and trying to raise the final $600 I need for surgery. (Of a total of $2,600 total.)

I've been on UNPAID medical leave this whole time (my last paycheck was June 3rd) so trying to pay my regular bills has been a challenge, let alone raising EXTRA money for surgery.

So here's a look at what's new in my shop. Sales help me with living expenses, medical bills and surgery costs. All the info can be found here.

Even if you can't buy something, just passing on the link in your twitter, facebook, blog, etc. is greatly appreciated!






Thank you for your support!

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Thursday, June 9th, 2011
12:44 pm - Medical Fundraising for Needed Surgery

memoryanddream
You can follow the progress of visits, current health, etc on my blog with my hysterectomy tag but this is just a summary of the situation. The full details can also be found here: http://giveneyestosee.com/blog/hysterectomy/

Memorial Day Weekend I went into the ER after two days of non-stop severe pain. Many tests and an overnight stay later, it turns out that my uterus is full of tumors.I have multiple softball and multiple baseball sized fibroid tumors and equally large cysts. The total mass is approximately the size of a basketball.

I was on a fast-track for a hysterectomy when my OB/GYN discovered that it was worse then initially believed and I'm too high risk for surgery. High risk is 250 grams of tumors. I'm at over 1,200 grams. I am now on a shot to induce medical menopause in order to attempt to shrink the tumors prior to surgery. The larger the tumors, the more complicated and lengthy the surgery, the more time I will be under anesthesia, the more complications and blood transfusions I will need. So we're trying to get them shrunk at least half.

I work a part-time job that does NOT give me insurance. I also do NOT get paid for any time off period. So I’m already out two weeks of pay with many more to come. (When I do have surgery, I'll be out 4 weeks in unpaid recovery as well.) I have already applied for and been denied financial and medical assistance by the state. I’m asking anyone who can help for your support as a result.

I need a total of $2,600 just to pay my OB/GYN, $1,400 of which must be up front before the surgery. This does NOT include the hospital, anesthesiologist, radiology, etc. It also does NOT include the fees for the office visits and tests pre-op. (I’ve already spend $463 on those as of June 7th)

I have set up a Donation Fund here: http://tiny.cc/hysterectomy

I am also trying to promote my own store front as replacement income during this period: http://PhoenixFireDesigns.etsy.com/

My friends are also helping me set up a second shop full of donated items. You can find that here: http://PhoenixFunds.etsy.com/





If you could look around and see if there's something you'd like to buy, pass on my links, donate a hand crafted item, craft supplies or a vintage item for the fundraiser shop or make a donation - any of it would be helpful and appreciated. The more people pass on my information, links and story, the more I can hopefully raise the funds I need.

Thank you for your support!

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Thursday, November 11th, 2010
9:11 pm

skinnijeans
I  apologize for dropping off the face of the planet but I recently experienced a house fire and had to move.

My new mailing address is 5012 Bowen drive Apt B Shelby NC....

I lost all my addresses and just not got to the internet. I lost all my postcards.

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Saturday, May 22nd, 2010
11:33 am - Download Mens Health 2010-05/US, Maxim #4 (april 2010 USA), Hustler №7 (2010/USA) (332304)

malvinam9
Alice Goodwin Official Calendar (2010/USA) Maxim #4 (april 2010 USA)
Maxim №5/2010/ US Maxim 04/2010/Mexico Mens Health 2010-05/US
Playboy Lingerie Playboy's Vixens


Download Playboy's Vixens, Alice Goodwin Official Calendar (2010/USA), Mens Health 2010-05/US, Playboy Lingerie, Maxim 04/2010/Mexico, Maxim №5/2010/ US, Maxim #4 (april 2010 USA), Hustler №7 (2010/USA)



[16:56] <van|go`eagles> btw

[16:56] <van|go`eagles> your gf sucks at cs

[16:57] <en4cer> lol

[16:57] <en4cer> shes better at other things

[16:57] <Grifter-> like quake?

[16:57] <en4cer> lol</p>

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Friday, February 19th, 2010
3:24 pm

sinij_stepler
Hi everyone!
I have a huge huge favour to ask of you. It's my godson birthday soon. His name is Bogdan and he's a very special boy! I'd like to make him a special present. If you could write him a birthday card with a short poem, a nursery rhyme or a childrens song, which is very typical and popular in your country, something every child knows,I'd be very grateful. Please write it in the original language with an english translation.
In return I can send you a card with russian art (communist style if you'd like)))) or view and I'll send several beautiful uncanceled stamps in the envelope.

Please comment, if you 're interested and thanks in advance!

x-posted to postcrossing

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Monday, August 31st, 2009
12:44 am - Sendthingsto.us is finally up!

insane_jenn
So I know I posted months ago about creating a postcardx inspired website...

life got in the way but now it's finally up!

so feel free to use it and pass along!

http://sendthingsto.us

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Wednesday, August 26th, 2009
11:50 am - What do people use these days?

glowing_fish
What do people use these days for postcarding?

It seems like sendsomething.net is not very active.

I have literally hundreds of postcards lying around, and I need people to send them to!

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Sunday, July 26th, 2009
8:40 am - Mental Collector Wanting Mail!

seanbug
Hi there, I'm Seanie, I've only just discovered this community and I'm very excited by it! I'm in the UK and I love collecting postcards, old photographs, book marks, buttons and badges so I'd LOVE to do a swap thing with someone. I'm a lit student and i'm really into classic stuff but i'd be happy to recieve anything!!

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Sunday, May 10th, 2009
8:00 pm

insane_jenn
a new postcardx style website in the works,

not posted yet but the web address will be:

Http://sendthingsto.us

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Sunday, April 26th, 2009
6:33 pm - Mail Pls!

the_odd_one
Anyone up for a mini package trade?

I've got some stuff worth trading out (a couple of buttons, cute erasers, some stationary pads I don't use, etc) and, well, I'm in the mood for some mail :)

Only really looking for one or two people at the moment. (Bonus in if you live in Hawaii. I have a Thing for Hawaii.)

current mood: hopeful

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Friday, April 24th, 2009
5:22 am - my passed; my past.

asherah
Photobucket


i remember receiving this post-card; i remember texting you from the salon, on valium, feeling so dreamy while i was coifed. i remember your poetic garble coming through clear as could be, scribbled out onto this post card.
i remember that thick august night, the following broken heart, and then an ode to "dashed hopes and broken dreams."

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Wednesday, April 8th, 2009
6:39 pm - Paging "Miss Scotty"

emiko
A shout out to the mysterious "Miss Scotty"! I received your package today, thank you so very much! I was quite surprised to see a postcardx package show up since the site's been down! Thank you thank you thank you~ It made my day!

xoxo
emiko

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Saturday, April 4th, 2009
6:54 pm - Postcard from Colony Cape Good Hope to Edinburgh (Scotland). 1902

andrei_e

Postcard from Colony Cape Good Hope to Edinburgh (Scotland). 1902

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Friday, April 3rd, 2009
12:36 pm - Postcard from Constantinople to Austria (Viena). 1904

andrei_e
Postcard Austrian Mail in Ottoman Empire (Turkey) - on austrian stamps with portrait emperor Franz-Iosif overprint denomination in turkish money. Send 4 Feb 1904.

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Thursday, April 2nd, 2009
10:44 am - From Transvaal to Germany. 27 Apr 1901

andrei_e

Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902. Postcard from Transvaal (Zuid-Afrikaanische Repupliek) to Germany. 27 Apr 1901


 

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Wednesday, March 25th, 2009
1:17 pm - Very, very old postcard...

andrei_e
German Empire, Bavaria 1877

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Tuesday, March 24th, 2009
2:19 pm - Old postcard from Russia. 1902

andrei_e
Russia, St.Peterburg, 1902

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