Snail Mail My Email is a worldwide collaborative art project where volunteers handwrite strangers' emails and send physical letters to the intended recipients, free of charge.
In 2013, 243 volunteers collectively sent 2,500+ letters over a seven day span. Stay in touch / Get the book / Learn more
SMME was created in 2011 by artist Ivan Cash, who originally conceived of it as a one-time, month-long initiative where he alone would write and send out strangers' emails.
The project received over 10,000 letter submissions over this stretch, however, and so Cash enlisted the help of hundreds of volunteers who helped send letters all over the world.
SMME has since transitioned to a week-long annual event, held every November, that anyone — even you — can participate in.
The latest SMME Team includes:
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