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Write someone a letter—my mom's done it every week for 20 years



My older brother went away to college in 1992, and our mom started writing him a letter each week to keep in touch (on a typewriter!). When I moved cities to start college six years later, she began copying me on the weekly missive (yes, with carbon paper) and mailing a copy to each of us.

She's been doing it ever since.

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