A Ghost in the Post

Olivia L. of A Ghost in the Post
The ramblings of a smol ghost in love with words
Created 31 May 2021
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  • Letter #14: Obscure Hobbit-y Words from the Dictionary
    22 Nov 2021 • 7 min read • 3 2
    Okay, “obscure” might be relative here. Some of these were obscure to me, but they might not be to someone else, or they might all be obscure to someone else. Everybody has their own sphere of knowled...
  • Letter #13: Collecting Happiness
    31 Oct 2021 • 5 min read • 5 0
    Dear reader, Let’s get into happiness, involving the way people collect moments and shiny things for a grasp at happiness. Sorry, that got a bit too thesis statement-y on main. (In this essay, I will…...
  • Letter #12: A (Semi) Brief Intro to Podcasts
    10 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 4 0
    Hi folks, As you might’ve noticed, I am a ghost with many loves: books, mythology/folk lore, music, anything remotely involving crafts, writing, cozy stuff, etc. The list is long. And don’t even get m...
  • Letter #11: The Spook is Here! (The Spook Month Pt. 2)
    03 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 6 2
    Hiya, dear readers! I’ve got some more autumnal things to talk about today, so let’s get crackin’… some eggs because I’ve got baking related tidbits coming right up! (I commit to my puns.) To Taste: P...
  • Letter #10: Spooktober Be A-Comin’ (The Spook Month Pt. 1)
    26 Sep 2021 • 8 min read • 3 2
    I know it’s September, but that means it’s practically almost le Spook Month. And I. Am. Ready. In honor of that, here’s some stuff to get in the mood for the season! Once again, according to all the ...
  • Letter #9: The Hype Over Self-Care (Also, I Made a Vision Board and It Doesn’t Look Terrible!)
    19 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 4 3
    Welp, it’s been a while. “Sorry I was gone, but look, I made you some content!” -Bo Burnam, Inside The last few weeks have been particularly busy and the letter I’d been working on turned into a bit m...
  • Letter #8: Literary and Myth Themed Music
    08 Aug 2021 • 6 min read • 3 4
    I’ve compiled another song list! Because of course. These are songs that seem to allude to classical mythology or literary figures. They might not have been intended to point towards these stories, bu...
  • Letter #7: Underground Cave Exhibits, Little Libraries, and Subreddits
    02 Aug 2021 • 7 min read • 4 2
    Hi there! I’m back with more research! Here I shall present my findings of interesting tidbits this week. Scroll below for art exhibits in magical Danish cisterns, little libraries, sugar biscuits, an...
  • Letter #6: Songs for My Imaginary Coffee Shop
    04 Jul 2021 • 2 min read • 3 2
    Anybody have those far-off dreams in which you run a little café or a bookstore (or in my case, both)? And you’ve furnished this book café in your mind, draping it in warm colors, lovely vintage finds...
  • Letter #5: CARAMEL MILK! Right? Right?
    27 Jun 2021 • 4 min read • 5 0
    Okay, not sure what this has to do anything, but I wanted to share: I MADE CARAMEL MILK! Caramel Milk for the Win You know how there’s chocolate syrup that you stir into milk? We had some caramel syru...
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