We are inviting you to write to someone you don’t know and tell them how you feel
Lets’ start writing…we would like you to send us a letter about how you feel. You do not need to put your name on your letter, or you can use a ‘pen name’. If you would like a letter back you will need to give us your address. Your address will not be passed on to anyone else and will be kept confidential and only used for this project.
We will not share any personal details in the letter or any information that would identify you. Excerpts from the letters will be collated into an Art Book and published here on this website.
How are you feeling? What are you thinking? What do you enjoy? what do you fear? Even when we have close friends and family around, sometimes there are things we want to say but don’t. Sometimes we don’t have the words, we don’t have the time, we want time to think about what we say,Continue reading “What are the things you want to say but don’t?”
Why is it that sometimes we cannot say how we feel? Perhaps we feel it is not important enough?, Perhaps we feel silly? Perhaps we feel it is too serious? Silly, serious, short and snappy, or long and rambling – write to us Feelings, emotions, ideas, dreams, ambitions, anxieties and joys – tells us Poems,Continue reading “What are the things you want to say but feel you can’t?”
I’d like to say a few words about the power of written communication and the humble letter or more precisely I wish to show you a few words. These images are of two postcards sent by my grandmother Florence, then living near Sheffield England to my grandfather, Arnold who was then training for military serviceContinue reading “A word or two from Dennis”