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The Letter

I received a letter in the DX Mail a couple of days ago. It was addressed to me personally in lovely, italic style, handwriting. Strange, I thought, then I turned the envelope over and felt a shiver go up my spine, the sender’s address read “Bereavement Care Services” with Middlemore Hospital’s Private Bag number! 64 more words


Write Someone a Letter

Today, I encourage you to take some time to write a loved one a handwritten letter. You can give it to your son/daughter, significant other, special friend or anyone you can think of. 338 more words


Slow Learner

Learning was difficult for me from the very beginning.  It took a long time to finally get things to make sense. I was a slow learner in the primary school. 392 more words


The Death of Cursive Writing | Vitae

Sad and mostly true, I suspect.. not sure why we ever thought not teaching students to write down something *in their own handwriting* was not something they would need, in life.. 68 more words

Books & Reading

Sticky Date Nut Roll Update

Yesterday morning I posted a piece about a recipe for a candy my mom used to make. I couldn’t find her recipe for Date Nut Loaf and had to turn to Google for one. 140 more words


Pens, a Personal Journey

If you happen to follow this blog, you know I have a thing about headphones, well, let’s just say that thing extends to pens. Now, I don’t have some amazing collection of fountain pens or a Montblanc StarWalker extravaganza. 1,717 more words


Handwriting (or, Let Me Peek at Your Notes)

I’ve always loved looking at people’s handwriting.  I don’t know why, but it fascinates me that we all learn to write letters the same way, and still our words come out looking so completely different.   242 more words