AVAILABLE FOR THE ASKING!

One of our paper-issue readers is clearing out her storeroom. She has stacks of old Ninepatch issues she is ready to part with. If you are interested in one, a set of a year or two, or a specific date, kindly contact Frances who will make arrangements.

GATHERING NEW READERSHIP INFORMATION

Inside each paper newsletter I have included a stamped post-card. One side features data collection to update my files. Over twenty-six years, some of my information cards are used on both sides as readers moved and/or change phone numbers or e-mail. Also, I do not have birthday information on every-one! I am not interested […]

MARCH 2021 NINEPATCH FACEBOOK TOPICS

Week One: “If you could have any superhero’s special power, what hero would you choose and which power?”

Week Two: “What advice are you glad you ignored and who gave it?”

Week Three: “What’s your favorite fast-food meal and from which restaurant?”

Week Four: “If I want to congratulate a friend, I do this:

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COMMENTS FROM OUR FEBRUARY NINEPATCH

FACEBOOK PAGE

Week One Topic: “If you could visit any country in the world, which would you choose and why?”

Georgene (Feb.’21) said, “My husband was in Germany after his tour in Vietnam. I was there after graduating high school. WE would like to go back together, maybe on the Viking Cruise boat that […]

FEBRUARY WEEKLY TOPICS FOR FACEBOOK

Week 1: “If you could visit any country in the world, which would you choose and why?”

Week 2: “What would constitute a perfect evening for you?”

Week 3: “What is the thing that happened to you in the past year are you most grateful for?”

Week 4: “What do you think about on […]

COMMENTS FROM OUR Facebook

January 2021

Week one topic: “What made you happy in 2020?”

Dottie (Jan.’21) lists:“My granddaughters and family delivering homemade cheesecake and later a carrot cake to my door (See above) as well as a Thanksgiving meal. Calls from my sister, brother and granddaughter, Zoom meetings and can’t forget pickleball which I played outside until […]

OUR MONTHLY QUESTION

Our January question, “Do you dream? If so, tell one of your memorable ones. If not, tell what you would like to dream about.” will continue. A new choice will join it for February: “If you could find out only one fact about every person you met, what fact would you want to know?”

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ABOUT CLOSING OUR CORPORATION

January 2021 is the first Ninepatch issue that I have published and mailed without funds from our corporation.When we closed the Ninepatch corporation at the end of 2020, funds remaining had to be donated to other 501C3 (religious/educational) non-profit organizations. Previously, these funds were carried over to the new year and paid our expenses […]

FACEBOOK NINEPATCH WEEKLY TOPICS FOR JANUARY 2021:

Week 1: “What made you happy in 2020?”Week 2: “What did you learn in 2020?”Week 3: “What do you hope for in 2021?”Week 4: “Have you ever been camping? If so where? If not,where would you go if you could?”

FROM THE NINEPATCH FACEBOOK PAGE

Following are a few December 2020 comments from our Facebook page.

Week One: “I was raised to believe…”

Georgene (Oct.’20): “I was raised to believe “My house… my rules!” (It was Dad’s house.)”

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Gail (Dec.’20): “If you can’t say anything nice, don’t say anything at all.”

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Frances Fritzie (Editor)

“Easy-peasy! I was […]