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House Rules: Ethics

Okay I’ve gone all Scarlett O’Hara, wishing I could flounce out of an internet fountain pen forum because of a thread where a number of people were implying, if not stating outright, that fountain pen and ink reviews are necessarily biased, useless and unethical. 872 more words


Noodler's Blue Upon the Plains of Abraham

I have been in search of a blue-black that would be permanent enough to withstand an accidental spill of coffee drops and/or a toddler wanting to “decorate”my class notes. 287 more words


Jinhao 15 - Fountain Pen Review

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blogging by candlelight

The power has been out just long enough get a little worrisome. The familiar stuff on the kitchen counter is looking rather spooky and pretty soon somebody is going to have to go out and start up a car so everybody can charge up their phones, just like in the olden days. 32 more words

Other Stuff

A Noodler's Flex Pen Meets Gorgeous Ink

Ever wondered what you could do with a Noodler’s Standard Flex pen?

Noodler’s Standard Flex with Noodler’s Black Swan In Australian Roses.

Isn’t the ink pretty in a clear barrel?


1949 Parker "51" Demi & 2016 GW-5000-1JF JDM G-Shock

Just a quick update, because I’ve been busy with watches lately. Here is my “new” old pen and brand new baby.

The watch is the top of the line of the square G-Shock “Origin” series, … 165 more words

Fountain Pens

Parker Slimfold Review

Half a Century with a Parker Slimfold

I have two Parker Slimfold pens. The first was bought in 1961 and although I probably didn’t know or care at the time it was the first year of production of this pen and was made at the Newhaven factory in England. 647 more words