Writing Samples

A growing and dynamic sample guide for social correspondence. Including writing etiquette, format and word usage.


Writing The Classic Thank You Note
from 101 Ways to Say Thank You, Kelly Browne, 2015

It's easy to write a thank you note because the format is always the same.

1. The date
2. Salutation
3. Your thank you message
4. The closing
5. Your signature

Example:

November 1, 2016
Dear Leslie,

Thank you for the beautiful Raku pottery. It brings back wonderful memories of our shopping adventures at the artisan markets. I hope we get to do that again soon! Everyone here sends their love.
Sincerely yours,
Scott