L.W.A. in the Press
If you would like to feature L.W.A. in an article or interview Kathy & Donovan, please go to the media page or contact us via email

Radio Interviews & Podcasts

WBEZ: Leah Pickett
February 8, 2013, "Be awesome, write letters"

Leah talks about her history with letters and why you should do it too. Read more at WBEZ.

BBC World Service
October 30, 2009

Kathy was interviewed for BBC's The World Today for a series of interviews of postal workers around the world. Kathy's section was added to discuss the dying art of letter writing and its relationship with technology. Originally aired on October 30, 2009.

Listen to the interview
(The beginning of the sound bite includes the ending of the previous postal worker's interview.)

Crafty Pod podcast
February 2012

Donovan was interviewed for Crafty Pod's February podcast to talk about letters, INtangible Blog, and the Letter Writers Alliance.

Listen to the podcast on the Crafty Pod site.

Indiana Public Media
April 2010

Kathy was featured in "Keeping Alive The Lost Art Of Letter-Writing" by Indiana Public Media on April 26, 2010.

Listen to the segment on the Indiana Public Media, WFIU website

Online Articles & Interviews

Our Pigeon Post made it as #1 on Oprah's list of nice things to do during
"A Month of Karma."
View on oprah.com
December 30, 2013

"To get a letter, send a letter"by Marianne
Read full article on xojane.com
January 30, 2014

January 30, 2013, "Pigeon Post"

A friend sends Tina Roth Eisenberg a Pigen Post and her postman has a bit of fun. Read more at smissmiss.

November 8, 2012, "Go Postal with the Letter Writers Alliance"

The awesome Jennifer Paull interviews us about our future plans and why we write.

Chicago Sun-Times
Sept. 10th, "Scenes from the Renegade Craft Fair"

The Letter Writers Alliance was featured in a review of the 2012 Renegade Craft Fair. Includes information on our Pigeon Post. View slideshow on their website.

Kaufman Mercantile
Sept. 12th, "The Letter Writers Alliance"

On the importance of letter writing. Read the post on their website.

William Arthur
Sept. 19th, "Thoughts on Writing: The L.W.A."

A feature on the stationery copmpany William Arthur's blog. Read the post on their website.

Crane & Co.
Aug. 29th, "Post Script: Donovan Beeson"

Donovan was interviewed for the stationery makers Crane & Co.'s blog. Read the interview on their website.

Daily Candy
March 1, 2006

Telegram Stationery featured in Daily Candy's Everywhere section.

Print Articles & Interviews

December 2012, "An Initiative against the death of physical communication: Letter Writers Alliance"

An interview of Kathy and Donovan by Thea Neubauer.

Houston Chronicle
September 13th, "Letter Writers Fall in Love with Mail Again"

An article about pen pals and postcards. Read on the Chronicle website.

Time Out Chicago
June 2011

The Letter Writers Alliance was featured in Time Out Chicago. We host monthly letter writing socials, which was where we were interviewed about our tips for writing more letters. Read the online version of the article at the Time Out website.

Red Eye
June 2011

One of the Letter Writers Alliance letter writing socials was featured in the Red Eye. Read the article on the Red Eye website.

ReadyMade Magazine
June/July 2008

Review section, "Product Placement: Correspondence Course."

Chicago Tribune
April 29, 2007

Qurious Consumer section, "Ain't She Grand? " by Emilie Le Beau

Bust Magazine
December 2006

"From the Desk of..." Stationery featured in Venus' Holiday Gift Guide, "Better Than Fruitcake: Non-lame gift ideas for your favorite people."

Skirt! Magazine
November 2006

"24/7 Interview with Kathy Zadrozny"

Chicago Tribune
May 7, 2006

Qurious Consumer section, "Small Budgets, Big Hearts " by Emilie Le Beau

Time Out Chicago
September 2005

"Who to see at this weekend's Renegade Craft Fair"

Book Features

Craft Business Heros / Handbook
2012 publications

Kathy was included in the sister books Craft Business Heros and Craft Business Handbook to represent both the Letter Writers Alliance and 16 Sparrows.

Good Mail Day
2009 publication

The Letter Writers Alliance and some of its member exclusive stationery was included in the book Good Mail Day: A Primer for Making Eye-Popping Postal Art by Jennie Hinchcliff and Carolee Gilligan Wheeler.

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