Hi! I gave a presentation entitled Stamps and the Internet at our May 1, 2019 meeting. The presentation referenced several websites related to our hobby. …… Read more “Links for Mark Dyck’s “Stamps and the Internet” Presentation”
The annual Regina Philatelic Club Stamp Show and Sale was held in February and most everyone involved felt the show was a great success. Eleven dealers from…… Read more “Stamp Show Recap: A Carnival of Collecting Comrades”
I was very lucky to win a contest on my favourite stamp forum last month and today an envelope of stamps arrived in my mailbox. It’s been…… Read more “Sadly, Mailing Stamps Can Be Risky”
One of the greatest changes to the stamp collecting landscape over the past 20 years has been how the hobby has embraced the Internet. Technology has brought…… Read more “Watching Ideas Spread: The Stamp Collecting Community in Action”
What’s the attraction to collecting these tiny, colourful bits of paper?
There are as many reasons to collect stamps as there are stamp collectors, I bet. Here are my main reasons that I collect postage stamps.