“Top 25 things vanishing from America: #9 — Hand-written letters”

By: Tom Barlow (2008)
Link: Top 25 things vanishing from America: #9 — Hand-written letters

While precise statistics aren’t available, common opinion strongly suggests the hand-written note has become the dodo of the communications species. If so, I’m saddened. The very act of writing by hand slows the mind, forces it into a more contemplative state in which precisely chosen words convey nuances of emotion that could never be captured in a quick “Wassup?”

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