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The pen is mightier than the keyboard

As someone with horrible penmanship, I sometimes struggle to even interpret my own notes, but I can’t quibble with the notion that handwriting can allow one to think more thoroughly about information. 18 more words

Books

Calligraphy Practice

I think it is important in life to find things we love and work hard at them to turn them into skills so recently I have been teaching myself the art of calligraphy. 37 more words

Life

Penmanship goals ...

May 21, 2016

I’m tutoring two boys whose parents want them to improve their handwriting.  I didn’t want them to have to do anything I’m not willing to do myself, so I tried an assignment I was going to give them, and boy howdy do my cursive skills need some work.   34 more words

Tactile Penmanship Practice

Today we used silly putty and pipe cleaners to practice penmanship.  It was a spur of the moment idea that came to me and required little to no effort on my part.   169 more words

The difference between the two

I had such high hopes for getting things done yesterday. I was going to go grocery shopping, clean the kitchen and paint another painting. I ended up going to the library, doing a bit of surfing on the ‘net’, and then took a quick nap before I had to go pickup hubby from work. 188 more words

Journaling Exercise

Links And Chocolate Chips

It’s National Chocolate Chip Day, so do find a way to celebrate. In the meantime, here are some links to keep you entertained…

Fountain Pens