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Adventures of the Traveling Postcard R40

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Swap Coordinator:AnnieMaxine (contact)
Swap categories: Postcards 
Number of people in swap:82
Location:International
Type:Type 2: Flat mail
Last day to signup/drop:March 8, 2015
Date items must be sent by:March 16, 2015
Number of swap partners:1
Description:

Wouldn't it be great to send a postcard and see where it had been all around the world? Then get it returned back to you after its adventures were over? Let's do it!

IF THIS IS YOUR FIRST ROUND:

Choose a card. A card that you think people would enjoy seeing (however, PLEASE DO NOT USE EXTRA LARGE POSTCARDS THAT WILL REQUIRE EXTRA POSTAGE!). Put your name and address (including the country!) on the right hand side of the card. Put the title of the swap ("Adventures of the Traveling Postcard") and your screenname at the top of the left hand side. PUT IT IN AN ENVELOPE and send it off to your partner. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

IF YOU PARTICIPATED IN THE PREVIOUS ROUND(S):

Just write your name, username, city, state/country, on the left hand side of the postcard you received in the previous round. Put it in an envelope and send it to your partner! (DO NOT WRITE YOUR ENTIRE ADDRESS ON THE POSTCARD - THIS TAKES UP TOO MUCH SPACE!)

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Hang on to the postcard(s) that you receive in each round. We will have another round as soon as everyone has clicked "Sent" in the previous round. (Sign up when you receive yours from the previous round, start another one in rotation, or contact me, as I may have a postcard that needs to be put back into rotation as well!) When the left side of the postcard is filled up with the names and cities of those that have received the postcard, the last person will stamp your actual postcard and send it back to you.

Only join if you are awesome and a non-flaker. Well-established folks ONLY (50 or more Type 2/Type 3 swaps completed) and I will ban if I feel that you may be a questionable swapper. I want to do my best to ensure that everyone receives their postcard back! So don't join if you don't think you can commit to it for the long haul, K? I will be checking EVERYONE'S profile and will ban anyone that I feel like. Thanks and happy swapping!

NOTE: Do NOT send the postcard back to the original owner until the left side of the postcard is completely filled unless instructed otherwise.

ALSO: Do not destroy, bend, write on the front of, or ANYTHING else that destroys the integrity of the postcard. Treat the postcard how you would want yours treated. That's just etiquette, folks!

Additionally: If you stop swapping for more than three rounds, your name will be placed on the "Send Back To" list and your card will be sent back to you if it's still in rotation. This is only fair...why should a few of us do all the work and you just get to sit back and wait?!

And too: If you ever receive more than 3 postcards in any round, please contact me, so I can get a few back from you. Just trying to keep postage down for everyone!

Discussion

user4532 03/ 1/2015 #

I love this idea!

pne 03/ 1/2015 #

I have the card for @coolbeans which started out in the last round!

NatashaMay 03/ 2/2015 #

I have a card from Cissy B. from Belgium to pass on in this round. Anyone know where mine is? Nataša May from Slovenia

misscorina 03/ 2/2015 #

I have Donna's @qwerty2k card which was started in R32

flowerchild 03/ 2/2015 #

I have 3 to pass on

still looking for mine from R12 and R22

Deeno1105 03/ 2/2015 #

I don't know how I did it, but I missed the last round completely. I think I've been in this swap since round 9 or something. BRAIN FREEZE I guess. I have a card belonging to @spinweaver which started R-37. Sorry for the hold up.

Sacha 03/ 2/2015 #

I also have 3 to pass on: @weatherwax R31 Meredith Anderson R30 @hazan33 R30

Anyone seen one of mine @Sacha - The Netherlands??

Coss 03/ 2/2015 #

I am passing on Aimee's (Tyraide20) that started in Round 6. (there is room for one more person after mine!) Should arrive home soon. It has spent more time in Virginia.

thisismeAXiD 03/ 2/2015 #

Oops, I definitely missed R39!

Johanna51 03/ 3/2015 #

Sorry, I don't join this one. Leaving tomorrow for vacation and not back in time. But I will be there in round 41

EmilyT 03/ 3/2015 #

I received the card belonging to @Caddi and I believe I need to send it home now after adding my info! ....I feel silly but I may need to put another PC for me in the mix, even though I just did so, unless I receive from R38 that still hasn't been received...

HelloCindi 03/ 3/2015 #

I will be passing on Melanie Rascher's card!

3goldkeys 03/ 3/2015 #

Passing again. I'm still waiting on R38 pc. Didn't join R39 because I had no pc to pass on. I'm still waiting on one of my pcs that I think should have made its rounds by now.

qwerty2k 03/ 3/2015 #

I'll be sending on Mona Broomfield's card from R5 and a card belonging to @RogueArtist

pne 03/ 4/2015 #

R5 - wow, that's a pretty good trip!

Soph 03/ 4/2015 #

@qwerty2k Mona Broomfield @sunshinesuperman has been named on several Send Back To lists since December 2013, at last on the list for Round 32 from September 2014.

AnnieMaxine 03/ 4/2015 #

Yes, please send Mona's back to her!

CindyST 03/ 4/2015 #

I have 3 to pass on - Betty Maxwell, Pattie McClimons and Sarah Coller.

qwerty2k 03/ 4/2015 #

@Sophiedarling and @AnnieMaxine thanks for letting me know about Mona. I'll send Mona Broomfield's card home. :)

bookworm66 03/ 4/2015 #

I was wondering where my cards are. So far I've received one back.

inthewild 03/ 5/2015 #

Will be passing on Tania Neirinckx's card from R36, & Donna Owen's (mimi 7) from R38

twobluecrows 03/ 5/2015 #

@AnnieMaxine did you get the PM I sent about the Traveling Postcard Swap card?

Has anyone seen mine out there?

thisismeAXiD 03/ 7/2015 #

If you have a PC belonging to Meredith B, please PM me so I can give you my updated address!

Thank you!

EmilyT 03/ 7/2015 #

Sitting out this round but will join again r41

smadronia 03/ 7/2015 #

@ktina and Amy A in Virginia

mcovey 03/10/2015 #

i missed this round i am sorry i will be looking for next round for sure

Caddi 03/12/2015 #

Thanks to @arianneroxa @lostinavalon @inthewild @bungaalangalong @preslarb @anniemaxine and @schaefchen for passing my postcard along and to @emilyt for sending it home!

Caddi 03/12/2015 #

Sorry, I meant @bungaalangalang Thanks!

coolbeans 03/12/2015 #

I am sending out Juliana John and Cindy Scott-Turner

julebear 03/13/2015 #

somehow I missed this round :( will watch for the next one!

siouxx05 03/17/2015 #

Sorry, forgot to click sent :(

NatashaMay 03/23/2015 #

I'm sorry to see this swap end. Thanks @AnnieMaxine for keeping it going for so long. Hope I get to see my postcards return to me. I have lost track of them a while ago. Nataša May, Slovenia

mdkrouwel 03/24/2015 #

I am really sad indeed that this is ending. I loved joining it! @AnnieMaxine thank you for all the work and effort you put in it!

Mimi7 03/24/2015 #

@AnnieMaxine thanks for all your hard work on this swap, it was appreciated and it was fun! :)

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