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Postcardist

Jan 9, 2020

I interviewed Sara McNally about her new book, The Year I Became Snail Mail Superstar. Sara started writing the book when she was gifted a large postcard collection from her great-grandfather. But what started out being a book about a postcard collection grew into what she says "chronicles a year in which she walked...


Dec 3, 2019

In this short episode, I talk about Christmas postcards I'm writing and sending. I spend some time chatting about Edition Tausendsch√∂n cards; getting a special cancellation from Santa Claus, Indiana; and why I have so many postcards on my desk but am always looking for more. 


Nov 25, 2019

What does a Postcardist do on a 2,762-mile road trip? Stop and look for postcards, of course. This show was recorded on highways of the United States, from Connecticut to Minnesota. And it chronicles how Steven Roche (E44) and I stopped at nine Cracker Barrel stores searching for Lantern Press postcards. We also visited...


Oct 15, 2019

In this episode, I talk with Postmarked New Orleans author Jason Smith from his home in The Big Easy and we talked about where he got the idea for the book, about New Orleans history, and about a famous postcard featuring Oysters Rockefeller at...


Sep 17, 2019

This short show is asking for audience feedback about how they acknowledge and display incoming postcards. Help!