Tuesday, Jan 16, 2001 – Originally posted to Salon, then archived. But, as of today, I could no longer find the post at Salon (searched the site for it). Online and underground Thanks to the Web, the sport of infiltration — creeping through abandoned buildings and unused subway tunnels — is thriving as never before. … Read more
Postcard Canada Vintage Toronto postcards, redux Vintage Postcards.ca Vintage Postcards Canada Eastern Ontario Postcard Club Cartes postales au Québec The London & Middlesex Postcard Club Vancouver Postcard Club Toronto Postcard Club
Besides journals (diaries) and of course, books, writers tend to keep: scrapbooks found objects photographs quotations newspaper/ magazine articles Which of these do you keep as a personal interest or creative inspiration, or both?
The Typosphere – A term for bloggers who collect, use, and otherwise obsess over typewriters and other “obsolete” technologies, including, but not limited to, handwriting, pens and ink, paper mail and mail art, knitting and fibre arts, film photography, chip-less combustion engines, and related ephemera. Flickr: Anablogger Archives – “A repository of film photographs, doodles … Read more
From Wikipdeia: Ephemera is transitory written and printed matter not intended to be retained or preserved. The word derives from the Greek, meaning things lasting no more than a day. Some collectible ephemera are advertising trade cards, airsickness bags, bookmarks, catalogues, greeting cards, letters, pamphlets, postcards, posters, prospectuses, stock certificates, tickets and zines. If I … Read more