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November 2019 Journal Swap

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November 2019 Journal Swap
Swap Coordinator:ladyaduial (contact)
Swap categories: Journals 
Number of people in swap:9
Location:Regional - USA
Type:Type 3: Package or craft
Rating requirement:4.99
Last day to signup/drop:October 28, 2019
Date items must be sent by:December 11, 2019
Number of swap partners:1

Hello all! Welcome to the Journal Swap!

Here's how this swap works. Get some kind of journal like a composition book or other journal and fill it out over a month. You can make a journal or do a junk journal. I do not have a size requirement. Use your best judgment that you can send a nice and journal that is worth your partner's time. Try to stay away from smaller journals like pocket journals (a journal that can fit in the back pocket of your jeans).

You can do whatever you want in it just make sure you fill it with stories, journal entries, collages, art, recipes, whatever you want. Your goal should be to fill a page or pages every day. Do not join this swap unless you can commit to at least doing an entry every couple of days, preferably every day but we all know life happens.

IMPORTANT: Each entry should be something of substance. A few stickers on a page doesn't count. A FEW SENTENCES ON A PAGE AND NOTHING ELSE DOES NOT COUNT! Please put some thought and work into this so that your partner receives something that they will enjoy. Do not send a journal you have made previously and only join this swap if you can commit yourself to it throughout the month.

This swap will start on November 1st and end on November 30th. So you should fill up the journal throughout November and mail it by December 7th.

Since this is a long-term swap, I am not opening it to anyone with 3 or 1 rating within the last 6 months. (If you would like to be considered please message me with details on a low rating.) Also, no newbies. You must have participated in at least five other type 3 swaps.

Keep in mind that you want a nice, well thought out journal and full journal in this swap so don't send anything less than that out. When you receive your journal, rate it on how well it is filled out, not necessarily if what is in it is completely tailored to your tastes. However, when putting your journal together it would be considerate to at least make it somewhat enjoyable for your partner.

** THERE IS A NEW RULE ** To cut back on flakers, I am asking that everyone who joins this swap message me before partners are assigned to let me know they are aware of the swap and promise to make a journal for their partner. Anyone that does not message me will be removed from this swap.

If something does happen and you are unable to finish or have a chunk of time missing, be prepared to send what you have and get in touch with your partner to work it out. Please let me know as well.

Any questions, message me!

No bullying. If you have a concern about something IN THIS SWAP, please message me.


Nevi2018 08/12/2019 #

I was wondering if I could Make my Journal!! Since I sometimes Have to rip pages A LOT!! This would HELP considerably!! It would still have about 20 pages? 40 all together? if A Comp is required I have one JUST Hate the Lines!! LOL!! @ladyaduial

ladyaduial 08/28/2019 #

@Nevi2018 it does say you can make a journal.

SeleneW 10/21/2019 #

I think a handmade journal makes it even more personal. Either is fine with me if you have me as a partner.

ladyaduial 10/26/2019 #

A reminder, anyone who I have not heard from before the start of this swap will be removed. Thanks!

ladyaduial 10/29/2019 #

Partners have been assigned! Get your journals ready.

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