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LWA Mission

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    In this era of instantaneous communication, a handwritten letter is a rare and wondrous item. The Letter Writers Alliance is dedicated to preserving this art form. Prepare your pen and paper, moisten your tongue, and get ready to write more letters!

Upcoming Events

  • March 15th (Sunday)
    Chicago, IL
    L.W.A. Lab
    Mix & Mailology

    3:30pm-5pm CST
    Take the bite out of the Midwestern chill and warm up with us in the L.W.A. Clubhouse. Learn the secrets of mixing an excellent Hot Toddy and finding in it inspiration for making mail art. Our solutions, both alcoholic and artistic, will surprise you. We will also offer Not Toddies for those who prefer sobriety.
    $25
    Alcohol, snacks, and all mail art materials included

    Event Page

    April 12th (Sunday)
    World-Wide
    L.W.A. Book Club
    3pm-4pm CST
    The very first meeting of the L.W.A. Book Club! Join Kathy, Donovan, and special guest Ana Reinert (of The Well Appointed Desk) via live video while we discuss 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff. Discussion and further info can be found on the Goodreads book group page.
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    The Spread

    Host your own Social!
    Tips on how right here.
    Then email us to add your social to the LWA calendar.

Become a member

The Management

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    The L.W.A. was established in 2007 by Kathy Zadrozny & Donovan Beeson. These two ladies manage every aspect of the Alliance, from design, to packing orders, to maintaining the website. The L.W.A. is a labor of love and we are happy you have joined us in sharing a love for letters.

    Listen to Kathy's interview with BBC's World Service.

    Above photo of Donovan & Kathy by GlitterGuts.

Say Hello

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Letter Rates

  • First class letters
    1 ounce: 49¢
    2 ounces: 70¢
    3 ounces: 91¢
    3.5 ounces: $1.12
    Int. 1 oz: $1.15
    postcard: 34¢
    square env.: add 21¢

    More info here

    International Letter Rates
    Canada & Mexico
    (up to 2oz) $1.10

    Other countries
    (up to 1oz) $1.10

Donations


  • Help us keep
    Letter Socials FREE
    Your donation will fund the free stationery & envelopes we give to Letter Social patrons. You can also donate postage or supplies to the LWA PO Box.

The LWA Button

  • Letter Writers Alliance Copy and paste the code to add the LWA button to your website or blog.

The Display Case

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    This is a Flickr badge showing public photos from the Letter Writers Alliance group pool. Make your own badge here.