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Like all good pen people, I love me a good journal. And I’ve actually been on the lookout for my next journal. I’m nearly finished with my Nanami Paper Seven Seas Writer and need something new to journal in. I’ve …

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Prior to coming to Chicago, I spent a week in Manhattan, attending Broadway shows and otherwise having a real vacation with no family visits, no work, and no pen stuff–well, except a trip to Fountain Pen Hospital, but that was …

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Attending a Pen Show may sound like it’s all fun and games (and it is those things,  else wise why would we go?), but it is also exhausting. This is especially so if you’re going to work the show as …

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Friday dawned windy, overcast, and cold. Or so I heard. I couldn’t tell because I didn’t leave the hotel for the first time until almost 1PM. I picked up a nice latte at the coffee bar in the hotel atrium and …

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As much as I love going to pen shows (and I do), I don’t get to go to as many as I would like. For starters, there’s the money part of it. Not only are flights, boarding for the dog, …

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The day I got my first fountain pen (February 23, 2013), I rushed home, popped in a Waterman Serenity Blue cartridge, sat down at my desk, pulled out my long-neglected journal, and put pen to paper. If my life had …

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A few weeks ago, after having used up my first pad of Tomoe River paper from PaperForFountainPens.com, I sent in my order for new pads and a journal.  I also reached out to Jay, who runs PfFP, and asked him …

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When I started with my first fountain pen, I began by using a journal I had purchased years and years earlier.  It was a lovely, wire-bound journal that would lay completely flat when open, with thick, lined paper. And it …

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