With certain characteristics like a writer from Sydney (“Hello!”) with blue eyes (“Strike one!”)
And then someone with odd socks.
What could possibly be happening? What was this specifically non-specific form of delivering items of mail?
After an intrepid search through the back-blocks behind the Holy Cow chai tent, we managed to find Roger the Postie who explained all.
UPDATE 1: Wednesday 31 December 2014
On New Year’s Eve in the Woodford Folk Festival media centre, a young couple walked in with a story to tell and wanted someone to tell it to. Megan and Jake had come to the right place to tell the story of Megan’s mum, Julie and the letter she’s received from Todd.
Listen in for the full romantic story:
UPDATE 2: Wednesday 31 December 2014
After posting this article, someone picked it up because the number of reads keeps rolling around like a poker machine dial, and this morning, it was getting a lot of interest in USA.
Then on Twitter, a lovely man named Geoff Richards piped up and told me about a song of his called ‘Write A Letter Home’. An’ it goes a little somethin’ like this: