I wasn't expecting any of this.
The Zebra G-750 retractable gel pen feels tough and looks cool.
I had been on the lookout for my first gold nib fountain pen for some months. But I never expected that I would end up with a Sailor. I had mostly been looking at different Pilot models, because I think they make among the best in-house nibs from those I have tried. Except for the … Continue reading Going for gold
While the days are slowly getting longer we are still deep in winter here. February tends to be the coldest month in these parts. We’ve even gotten some good snow recently, which has not been the case the last two years. I’ve been using dark hues and finer nibs all week for my work notes. … Continue reading Get bent!
"Sale SALE sale sign" by dullhunk is licensed under CC BY 2.0 I’ve always like using good pens and pencils. I had just never fully realized it. Let’s be real: anytime you decide to spend more than $3 on a pen you’re already doing something that 95%* of consumers are not. So we’re all strange beasts. And let's also … Continue reading Saying ‘no’ to buying all the things
A short review of the Jinhao x750, Jinhao x450, Jinhai 922 Translucent, and the Jinhao 159.
I blame Brad Dowdy.