By Frank Roche
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You might delete texts, but you don't throw away postcards. This podcast is about writing and collecting postcards, both in modern times and from more than 100 years ago.
||CleanE18: Master Class 2 with Mark Routh||Mark Routh joins me once again to conduct another postcard collecting master class where we cover the spectrum from the recent royal wedding to postcard design to QSL cards used in ham radio operations to the Titanic to postcard design to Doctor Who...||5/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanE17: Erick Sahler Serigraphs||In this week's episode, I talk to the graphic artist and illustrator, Erick Sahler, whose art many of you recognize from postcards I've posted on the Postcardist Instagram page. Erick creates large format serigraphs (you'll have to listen to the...||5/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPostSecret with Frank Warren||In this special episode of the Postcardist podcast, I interview Frank Warren of PostSecret, an ongoing community art project where people mail in their secrets anonymously on one side of a postcard. We talk about Frank's early start with postcards, the million+ cards he's received and read, and the connections postcards make in the world.||5/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Postcard Serial Killer||An interview with author Vance McLaughlin||5/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPostcardist Mini Episode 1||Status Report||4/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPostcards from Kate||Postcards from Kate is a nonpartisan project that encourages people to write postcards to politicians, journalists, and influencers to encourage positive social change. In this episode, I interview the founders of Postcards from Kate, Amelia West and...||4/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPostcardist Master Class||An Interview with Mark Routh||4/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Art of Mail Art||An Interview with Mail Artist Chloe McHenry||4/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Great Postcard Giveaway||E10: An Interview with Frank Boscoe||4/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe 347 Mailboxes of Seattle||An interview with photographer David Peterman||3/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanObscure Postboxes, Nellie Bly and How to Drive a Postcardist Crazy||This week I talk to Justine Burt, who is a filmmaker, historian and itinerant traveler. The conversation starts with a story of Justine's discovery of an obscure postbox on a far-flung island. Which leads us to talking about other postboxes, how mail...||3/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Write Award Winning Postcards||In this episode, we talk with the writer Sara Wilson, who gives us tips on short-form writing, offers ideas for what should go on the back of the postcard, and how to make your postcard memorable. You can find Sara's work on Sara-Writes.com. And keep...||3/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFriends With Postcards||Not quite the same thing as Friends With Benefits, but longer lasting. Many people collect postcards; fewer collect FWBs. This episode is about postcards I got from my friends over the past year. You'll hear about postcard artists, the history of...||3/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat's a Deltiologist?||Postcard collecting is the third largest collector's group in the world. And collectors are called deltiologists. Do you know why? In this episode you'll find out. You'll also learn about the hidden meaning of stamp placement; and how to make sure...||2/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLove Hearts Project||An Afternoon Writing Postcard Love Letters||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPassive-Aggressive Postcards||Love Is Never Having to Say "Why Don't I Ever Hear from You?"||2/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Postcard Love Story of Emil & Bell||Thirty-one postcards from 1909 to 1912||2/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: Pilot for the Postcardist Podcast||In this episode, I talk about the origins of the Postcardist, how I got started writing postcards as a kid, and where the show is headed. This is the pilot...and I mentioned Brown Sugar Cinnamon Pop-Tarts. And Burning Man.||2/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Excited for more!
Love the first episode and can’t wait for more!
Makes me think about postcards in a different way
I have really enjoyed the first few episodes — a blend of storytelling and exploring curiosity about what goes on between the lines (or between the cards, as it were). Can’t wait for the next episode!
All around yes
Frank is an incredible host who tells intricate stories with some of the most interesting people. Keep me coming!
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