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Review: Lamy Studio (Stainless Steel), Medium 14k Gold Nib

I’ve always found Lamy pens to be really pleasurable to use, but I must admit that the design, the material and construction of my Lamy pens (Safari) don’t impress me much. 991 more words

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The Day After (Scottish Edition)

Since yesterday was such a serious one for Scotland (congratulations and/or sympathies, Scots; as a Canadian of a certain age, I know how upsetting that sort of thing can be, regardless of outcome),  I thought that today’s film should be non-serious, but touch upon Scotland.   64 more words


Waterman Pen Refills

What a shame would it be to have the best pen in the world, but no ink? Tragic. Waterman has made sure you should never go through such a bad experience, by introducing an array of refill options at your service. 401 more words

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New Pen: Lamy Studio Stainless Steel with 14k Medium Nib

It’s a stormy morning and I was oversleeping, curled up in bed. I wasn’t expecting a package to come because of the storm and all, but it still came today. 55 more words

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Aurora Afrika Fountain Pen Review

The Aurora Afrika is the first in Aurora’s Continents series of limited edition pens. Each pen is based on Aurora’s top-of-the-line Optima, which is one of my favorite modern fountain pens. 1,227 more words

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A Quick History of Fountain Pens

An interesting, light read for people who want to know more about how fountain pens (as we know it) began. :)

A Quick History of Fountain Pens

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WHAT: First draft of “The Blue Room.”

HOW MUCH: Eight manuscript pages. (Woo!)

HOW LONG: 55 min.

Also: Popular voting has begun on the stories in that competition… 23 more words