Letters should be no longer than 250 words and will be edited. Include your address (it won’t be published) and a first name or two initials, and a surname. E-mail letters to editor@nanaimobulletin.com.

Letters should be no longer than 250 words and will be edited. Include your address (it won’t be published) and a first name or two initials, and a surname. E-mail letters to editor@nanaimobulletin.com.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Plenty of reasons to say thanks

Thanking people you know and do not know will warm hearts, predicts letter writer

To the editor,

I just read in my friendship book that people are starting to say thank you to people they meet along the way.

They say, “Why are you thanking me?” The person replies, “You may not have done anything yet for me to thank you, but there could be something in the future or the past and some time, you had done a good deed where a thank you was needed.”

My idea is to start saying thank you to people you know and do not know. It is something that will warm people’s hearts, especially with all that we have been through with this terrible ordeal with COVID. This time of year, especially, we should all be smiling and in jolly spirits.

Along with saying Merry Christmas, also say thanks. Let’s all give it a whirl and see what happens.

Linda Smith, Nanaimo

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Virus vaccine anticipated


The views and opinions expressed in this letter to the editor are those of the writer and do not reflect the views of Black Press or the Nanaimo News Bulletin.

Letters policy: Letters should be no longer than 250 words and will be edited. Preference is given to letters expressing an opinion on issues of local relevance or responding to items published in the News Bulletin. Include your address (it won’t be published) and a first name or two initials, and a surname. Unsigned letters or letters specifically addressing someone else will not be published.

Mail: Letters, Nanaimo News Bulletin, 777 Poplar St., Nanaimo, B.C. V9S 2H7

Fax: 250-753-0788

E-mail: editor@nanaimobulletin.com

Letters to the editor