Chicago Pen Show 2017 Journal – Part 4

Prior to coming to Chicago, I spent a week in Manhattan, attending Broadway shows and otherwise having a real vacation...

Chicago Pen Show 2017 Journal – Part 3

Attending a Pen Show may sound like it’s all fun and games (and it is those things, ¬†else wise why...

Chicago Pen Show Journal – Part 2

Friday dawned windy, overcast, and cold. Or so I heard. I couldn’t tell because I didn’t leave the hotel for...

Chicago Pen Show Journal – Part 1

As much as I love going to pen shows (and I do), I don’t get to go to as many...

Paper Review: Franklin-Christoph Firma-Flex Journals

The day I got my first fountain pen (February 23, 2013), I rushed home, popped in a Waterman Serenity Blue...

Giveaway: PaperForFountainPens Tomoe River Products

A few weeks ago, after having used up my first pad of Tomoe River paper from PaperForFountainPens.com, I sent in...

Paper Review: PaperForFountainPens.com Tomoe River Products

When I started with my first fountain pen, I began by using a journal I had purchased years and years...