Punk writes for a real newspaper!

Actual newspaper The Guardian published Punk's list of Australia's greatest ever stamps. Wait 'til the grandpas at stamp club hear about this

I feel like a new me!

Back from a break, Punk does some navel-gazing. It's farewell to an old friend and hello to a new one

Philatelic record smashed by socialite’s ball

A new philatelic record has just been achieved, and it's all thanks to a colonial governor’s wife and her grand balls

Auction wrecks hopes for world’s priciest stamp

Did stamp collecting just hit the rocks?

Auction watch: The world’s most valuable stamp (it’s the ugly one)

If a stamp collector you know is jumping around like an excited puppy, either there’s a sale on argyle knitwear, or they’ve heard about Sotheby’s Three Treasures auction.

The South China Sea is LIT

The South China Sea is a tinderbox in which one spark threatens to set off World War Three. Bad news: the stamp collectors are getting involved

Witnessing history

How an unexpected letter became a philatelic souvenir of a hometown lockdown

When history is Cook’d, Black Stories Matter

Recent Australian stamps speak volumes about an urgent global issue. So why won’t you see them on your mail?

Schnitz-canned! How Austria trolled Brexit Britain

Austria Post bids the UK so long, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, goodbye

Watch auctions for clues to buried treasure

Perhaps you can't afford to buy high-priced rarities. But pay attention, and maybe one day you'll sell one...

‘Collect Modern Stamps The Hard Way’: Punk’s APS Stamp Chat

The American Philatelic Society asked Punk to make a live worldwide presentation. Risky move...

COVID-19 a shot in the arm for stamp collecting

Well, if you’d asked me a few months back what was needed to give stamp collecting a kick up the backside, my first answer would probably not have been “a global supervirus pandemic.” But it sure feels like that’s what has happened.

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