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indigo68

indigo68
Date Joined: June 4, 2016
Last Online: September 21, 2017
Birthday: February 8
Country: Australia
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About Me

Hi! My name is Sue and I live in semi-rural South East Queensland.

I'm a regular supporter of several animal charities and one of my passions is to help save the Tasmanian devil from extinction. I help fundraise for the Save The Tasmanian Devil Appeal, and I also sponsor two devils at Devils@Cradle in Tasmania.

Favorite Books

I'm an avid reader and love books so much I have run out of room to put them all! I mostly like reading young adult books and I really enjoy dystopian, apocalyptic, and paranormal books, but I also read some historical, fantasy and science fiction. I love discovering new Australian authors. My Goodreads link is at the top of the page.

Favorite Movies

I enjoy a wide range of movies, but especially the Disney animations, mysteries, thrillers and action movies. I'm a huge fan of James Dean and Arnold Schwarzenegger and I love Studio Ghibli movies. My all time favourite movies are Rebel Without A Cause, My Neighbour Totoro, the Terminator movies and Close Encounters Of The Third Kind.

Favorite Television

Some of my favourite TV shows are Seinfeld, Once Upon A Time, Madam Secretary, Supernatural, Medium, The Goodies, Sleepy Hollow, Blindspot, The X Files and My Kitchen Rules. I also love watching the documentaries by David Attenborough and shows about weather phenomena.

Postcards

I love collecting postcards from around the world and learning interesting little facts from people who send them.

I especially love postcards that depict a country's native wildlife, city views, landscapes, and pictures of the night sky including auroras, but all postcards are always appreciated!

I prefer postcards sent without envelopes.

I don't collect stamps so I am quite happy to receive prepaid postcards.

My postcards are on Flickr and organised into countries, animals, birds, maps, cemeteries, maxicards and Postallove Greetings From cards. Link is at top of profile.

Please do not send me postcards that are advertising (unless it's for something that I like), handmade, or contain rude, crude, or explicit content in any way shape or form. But I am happy to receive your own photos made into postcards!

Interests

I'm a keen amateur photographer and a nature and wildlife enthusiast.

I have a blog where I share my photography and encounters with nature and wildlife in Australia. Blog link is at the top of the page if you'd like check it out.

I'm a taphophile - someone who likes cemeteries - and I love studying headstones and photographing graves and cemeteries.

I also love ghost hunting and like investigating things and reading about ghost hunters or watching TV shows about them, like The Other Side and Hauntings Australia.

Ratings

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Comment: Thank you very much for your wonderful card! I really like it!! Happy postcrossing!!
Gabrielle rated for ANIMAL PC #8 H is for... on Sep 19, 2017
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Comment: What an adorable little guy -- and the matching stamp, too! He looks a lot like one we have here in AZ which is called a kangaroo rat. He builds mounds of sticks, etc. as a nest, and is known for finding shiny things and hiding them away in his nest. I suspect they may be distant cousins. Thanks, and happy swapping!
Response: You're welcome! :)
IfNed rated for August: Simple Storebought PC Swap on Sep 15, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the wonderful postcard!
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Comment: Hi Sue! Thank you so much for the Totoro postcard, it's the second Studio Ghibli postcard I've received through Swap Bot and I absolutely adore it! Totoro is such a sweet film, I just love it. And that washi tape you added - gorgeous! You'll have to let me know where you got it from! Many thanks again! From Sophie :)
Response: Glad you like it. And there are lots of Ghibli and Totoro washi tape on Aliexpress. :)
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Comment: Hi, Thank you for the pretty dragonfly, I don't see them around my area, it is a beautiful color and so dainty looking!! thank you
kygirl rated for September: Simple PC Swap on Sep 12, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the nice post card. I also enjoy photographing natural & wildlife!
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Comment: Dragon flies indeed can't keep still, especially when under pursuit by a keen photographer .... Thanks Sue :)
marinda rated for ANIMAL PC #7 G is for... on Sep 11, 2017
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Comment: I love the ghost bat postcard. Thank you so much! Very cool. :)
MrsBottomley rated for ANIMAL PC #6 F is for... on Sep 10, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the cute card! Foxes have been pretty bad in N. America as well. My neighborhood had trouble with them while living in Connecticut as well as coyotes.
midteacher rated for Science Postcard swap #2 on Sep 4, 2017
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Comment: Fantastic PC!
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Comment: Thanks so much for your MAX card.
squince rated for Postcard Swap - BIG CATS on Aug 30, 2017
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Comment: Thanks!!
jezb750 rated for WIYM: Pick 1 Postcard (August 2017) on Aug 29, 2017
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Comment: Hi Sue! Thank you, such a cute postcard from you. Best regards!
Babsmomof5 rated for ANIMAL PC #3 C is for... on Aug 28, 2017
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Comment: Oh, my goodness what a special treat! The Cape Barren Goose first day issue postcard is such a treasure, thank you!
Response: You're very welcome :)
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Comment: The Squirrel Glider is definitely cool looking, would love to see him glide. I enjoyed your postcard and reading about it. Thank you very much for sending it it'll be another great card to show my granddaughtersk
Response: You're welcome, glad you liked it. :)
Joellen rated for Currently reading PC swap #5 on Aug 23, 2017
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Comment: Hello Sue, thank you for the funny lovely card from Australia!
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Comment: Thanks Sue! Sorry I was such a slow rater. I loved the interesting card.
Response: No problem. Glad you liked it. :)
dawnakaulen rated for ANIMAL PC #4 D is for... on Aug 20, 2017
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Comment: Thank you! They are such a lovely golden color :)
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Comment: Thanks for the PC. I like it a lot. I didn't know this was at Narrabri. My sister & her husband lived there in the 1970s.
Response: Ha, small world, my husband grew up in Narrabri and his son works at the telescope array.

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Comments

katiepumpkin on Jul 24, 2017:

Thank you for the platypus postcard for the WIYM PC roulette july, i never knew platypus only had one stomach! I have heard the other facts before, they are crazy animals, my cat is named after the platypus from Phineas and Ferb haha!

kssunlover1947 on Jun 26, 2017:

Thank you for the Angel card you sent me for "Outer Space PC Swap #4"". Looking forward to future swaps.

Swan on Jun 25, 2017:

Thank you for the unassigned postcard roulette card. Those telescope antennas are really cool!

msgforjohn on Jun 23, 2017:

Hi Sue, thank you for the unassigned card in Postcard Roulette 4! I love this gorgeous seahorse & its built-in stamp! For a time, the Monterey Bay Aquarium here in California had a special sea horse exhibition, and these creatures are amazing in their variety. I love the Totoro tape you used, too. AND, the lines & lines of text--and I thought I could squeeze it in! A long message is always the best! Thanks a million!

Moeshell on Jun 16, 2017:

I absolutely loved the Elephant pc you sent for roulette. It is so lovely, definitely one of my most favorites I've ever received. Thank you Thank you Thank you!!!!

Eclectonote on Jun 10, 2017:

Thank you for the PC Roulette!

tyracrafty on Jun 8, 2017:

Thank you for the postcard! PC Roulette-Unassigned

kweandee on Apr 20, 2017:

Thank you for the cool pc from the Postcrossing Members group April WTA....love it!

~Des

Monastelar on Mar 15, 2017:

Thanks for the PC :) I love the Koalas and here in Chile is also really hot :) <3

littlemissme84 on Dec 20, 2016:

Thank you for the lovely postcard as my unassigned partner in the Postcard Roulette Round 2. Its very cute.

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