Reviving The Lost Art Of Letter Writing | Episode 23

Reviving The Lost Art Of Letter Writing | Episode 23

               
When was the last time you wrote a letter? In this episode of the Human First Podcast, Penny Locaso talks about the power of creativity and our inner muse with Melanie Knight, a human being who is passionate about human connection and spreading safe spaces around the world for people to be creative and social in subtle and playful ways. Melanie is reviving the lost art of letter writing through two big projects - Dead Letter Club and The Library of Letters.

This Week We Explore:
  • Why her creative letter writing movement has been one of her most life-changing projects
  • How her latest project, The Library of Letters, is promoting empathy, wellbeing and human connection
  • The difficult moment in Melanie's life that inspired her to embark on this journey
  • Her concerns about technology's impact on creativity, anxiety, and human connection in the real world
  • The difficulty in creating the space to turn off
Where To Find Melanie

Where To Find Penny
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