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StarburstOwl

StarburstOwl
Date Joined: May 8, 2017
Last Online: March 28, 2020
Birthday: August 30
Country: United States

About Me

I've lived in Chicago for the past five years with my childhood best friend, who happens to share the same name as me (although with a slight spelling variation).

I like to sit in coffee shops and drink tea and write short stories inspired by the people sitting near me.

A few years ago, I started running to help with stress and anxiety and have grown to love it (on most days). I've recently started doing yoga which has been a fun but rocky road since I am in no way flexible.

Listening to podcasts, thrifting, playing board games, and cooking/baking rank pretty high up on the list of things I enjoy doing.

Favorite Music

Simon and Garfunkel, Lana Del Rey, alt-j, Coeur de Pirate, Sufjan Stevens, Modest Mouse, Taking Back Sunday, Fleetwood Mac, and Radical Face to name a few.

Favorite Books

White Oleander, Dept. of Speculation, Rules of Civility, What Alice Forgot, Fangirl, A Prayer for Owen Meanie, Daughter of Fortune, Practical Magic,Code Name Verity, and The Call

Podcasts

Invisibilia, My Favorite Murder, Lore, This American Life, With Special Guest Lauren Lapkus, Natch Beaut, This Feels Terrible, How Did This Get Made, Why Won't You Date Me, and Who Weekly

Ratings

lynnpinkdaisy rated for POSTCARD of LISTS #8 on Mar 29, 2020
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Comment: The PC is super cute! Small, small world - I live in Woodridge and I work in Chicago! I've never seen Easter Parade so I YouTubed the trailer. Gotta love the old classics! I hope things change soon so you can watch it with your mom. Stay healthy and safe!
mejulia rated for TGIF Weekend Notecard #185 on Mar 24, 2020
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Comment: I loved your note. Your ice cream sounds so very yummy.
MarHelene rated for First and Last Lines No. 19 on Mar 9, 2020
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Comment: I think I'll look the book up! I'm flying to Chicago on the 24th to see my daughter, husband and their 2 babies. She lives in Frankfort. I love Chicago, it's busy but you have the water and such amazing museums!
junemoon rated for Write a letter quick swap #4 on Mar 9, 2020
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Comment: Thanks for your well written letter (many are not nearly so interesting) - I'm glad to have a look at your lifestyle which is very different from my own. Enjoy!!
2Hearts rated for Quick PC Swap: Mail by Thursday on Mar 2, 2020
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Comment: Thank you!
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Comment: Thank you! We are going to Grand Rapids this summer to see Journey in concert and now we may check out the museum to see the pic on the postcard. Very cool!
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Comment: I’m impressed you can write so small! Thank you for the great facts and sharing them with me.
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Comment: Thank you for the interesting post card and facts! I enjoyed reading it!
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Comment: I’ve never thought of cooking as a way to pass time..that’s a good one! I definitely take a while when I’m trying new recipes
moonlitmailbox rated for TGIF Weekend Notecard #181 on Feb 24, 2020
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Comment: Ohmigosh what a weekend! Loved all the details ~ so great that you got to see your brother but yikes about the return trip and lamp lugging extravaganza! This would be a great penpal letter to respond to! Thank you so much for writing! ~Michelle in NM
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Comment: Thank you for the postcard and your favorite song lyrics!
Ashzaller rated for 1 Page Letter #2 on Feb 23, 2020
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Comment: Thank so much for the tea and card with your nice note. I appreciate you taking time to write 🥰
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Comment: I have a rescue dog too!
suepier rated for Postcard Swap on Feb 14, 2020
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Comment: Thank you for the pretty postcard.
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Comment: Updated: Thank you for resending the swap // I never received anything from this swap nor a response when I reached out. Will rerate when I receive this swap.
Response: I 100% sent this swap, but it must have been lost in the mail. You also messaged me on Christmas Eve, which is a holiday I celebrate, so I missed the message. I can resend the swap.
lmali rated for Postcard Swap on Feb 6, 2020
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Comment: Thank you for the lovely card!
SnailerAH rated for Postcard Swap on Jan 30, 2020
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Comment: Thank you for your card. It’s rainy and 8 degrees Celcius here
Superdkate rated for Postcard Swap on Jan 28, 2020
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Comment: Thank you for the postcard. I find myself jealous of your pie shop visit ha. Also hope you came out on top at the pub quiz this week.
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Comment: I love the Canadian Brass. Thank you for bringing forth great memories. Looking forward to trying your cookie recipe. Emily :)

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Comments

Canariangal78 on Oct 9, 2019:

First time in my life I see someone who also has White Oleander among her favourite books, I adore it! one of my top 20 for sure and I enjoyed watching the movie as well.

debbiespoms on Jul 13, 2017:

Hi Erica! I just wanted to Thank you, for joining my Recipes using vegetables. I appreciate it a lot!

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