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The art of handwriting and penmanship

When was the last time you thought about writing? I mean actual writing. Usually when I talk about writing, I’m talking about plopping down in front of my laptop, typing away as fast as my mind and my poor fingers can manage. 655 more words


All About April

Happy April!

I realize the obnoxious use of self in the title however the post really is all about the month. It just also happens to be my name. 872 more words

Special Needs

Simplicity in words

I have always loved exploring existence through words. Somehow, when I notice simple things – like the afternoon light shining on a leaf or the sound of shoes squelching on the footpath – life becomes new again. 169 more words

Writing on the Wall


I was tidying up my work space before I opened up word to start typing and I had to flip the blotter paper on my desk.  466 more words


The Quill And The Papyrus.

“Your writing voice is the deepest possible reflection of who you are. The job of your voice is not to seduce or flatter or make well-shaped sentences. 353 more words

Food For Thought

How to do Single Stroke Printing

Here are two videos I have made that teach how and why to do single stroke printing. Single stroke printing has several advantages over other methods, such as stick and ball. 85 more words


Whilst I was taught telegram writing in the 90s, my 6-year-old niece is taught email. So I decided to send her a message to see how she would reply: 742 more words