I thought one Jinhao x750 was enough, but then I saw the grey chessboard x750. For $2.71, I couldn’t resist.
The front snap is decorated with a mustache and the words, “The Greatest Happiness in Life.” What do they mean? A pen case is the greatest happiness in life? A mustache is the greatest happiness in life? The contents you put into it are the greatest happiness in life?Read more "The Greatest Happiness in Life"
My hand lettering is quite different from the lettering done by the author of the book. But I suppose that is to be expected.Read more "Hand Lettering"
“Turning Japanese, I think I’m turning Japanese, I really think so.” This lyric from the one-hit wonder Turning Japanese by the English band The Vapors keeps going through my head lately. I may not be turning Japanese, but my calligraphy and fountain pen collection may be. I have been using Pilot’s gel pens for years […]Read more "Five Pilots and a Pentel"
Lovely pens! I have a new hobby: collecting pens. I have a growing collection and I’m learning as I go.Read more "Fountain Pens as a Hobby"