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New Pen Goodies and Grail Pen!

New Pen Goodies and Grail Pen!

In an attempt to ease my recent sadness, I went on a bit of a pen splurge and purchased a few things from several pen places. I spent a lot more time adding all kinds of items to my shopping baskets, but then pared down to things I actually wanted, instead of getting everything according to a whim.

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01.23.2010| Miscellaneous | KookyChick

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Which Ink for a Maiden Voyage?

Which Ink for a Maiden Voyage?

Sadly, my dog passed away last night.  So I'm trying to keep myself distracted with pens and ink, to avoid ruminating! My "grail" pen, a Namiki Falcon that has been modified by John Mottishaw to have an extra fine nib and increased flexibility, was ordered a few weeks ago.  I was recently notif

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01.17.2010| Miscellaneous | KookyChick

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Which Pens Survived?

Which Pens Survived?

I'm mentally and emotionally girding myself for the next week, which promises to be pretty busy. Then I have a schedule change, which hopefully won't be quite as frenzied! Which fountain pens did I keep inked, after my evening of flushing out pens?  These are the pens that will be my mainstays for

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01.3.2010| Miscellaneous | KookyChick

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year, everyone!  New beginnings, new endings.   I'm flushing out most (but not all) of my fountain pens, since my schedule will remain hectic for a while.  I miss playing with my fountain pens and ink, but they will have to wait for now.  :-(  I have pens I've never inked yet, but th

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01.1.2010| Miscellaneous | KookyChick

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