Writing Wednesday: The Well-Appointed Desk reviews Herbin Corail des Tropiques ink

Laura at The Well-Appointed Desk recently did a review of Herbin Corail des Tropiques ink showing side by side inks comparisons with shading examples and writing samples. Laura says, “There are no bright oranges in this one, just peachy coral goodness; the kind that reminds you of the southwest or the beach.” Corail des Tropiques […]

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Daily Journaling Prompts for February 2019

Continuing our series on daily journaling prompts, here is a list of journaling topics for every day in February! This gives everyone some new ideas for journaling, and can help take the pressure off to think of something to journal about every day, especially for people doing our Page Per Day Challenge. Some days are […]

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Writing Wednesday: National Handwriting Day

Today is National Handwriting Day! National Handwriting Day falls on January 23rd every year, which is John Hancock‘s birthday. There are lots of reasons to celebrate handwriting. Studies show that writing by hand makes you smarter and improves memory. Handwritten documents can not only increase your own memory, but preserve your memories for future generations. […]

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Writing Wednesday: Jet Pens guide to the best paper for fountain pens

Jet Pens blog recently did an excellent guide to The Best Fountain Pen Paper. I love the first sentence: Selecting a paper for your fountain pen is like pairing a fine wine with cheese—different combinations bring out the subtleties and unique flavors of both. I had never thought of it that way, but it’s absolutely […]

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Writing Wednesday: Writers and their notebooks

In The Writers, The Artist, The Notebooks, Anna Iltnere interviewed five authors to ask them about their favorite notebooks and pens. She writes: For writers and artists who travel overseas, in reality or in their imaginations, a notebook is an island, somewhere to anchor, a map of thoughts, a memory tattooed on paper, sometimes a […]

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Daily Journaling Prompts for January 2019!

Can you believe this year is almost over? It’s time to get ready for the new year! Here we go… Continuing our series on daily journaling prompts, here is a list of journaling topics for every day in January! This gives everyone some new ideas for journaling, and can help take the pressure off to […]

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