Category Archives: ink

The Second of my New (Vintage) Fountain Pens!

Today I’m going to show you my new vintage Parker Vacumatic Fountain Pen!  I won this beauty on eBay recently.  I shared with you in a previous post how I came to be looking at Vacumatic pens.  Little did I know that reading that … Continue reading

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More Mail

These were mailed on Saturday.  You may have noticed that I drew my updated caricature on one of the envelopes.  As always, you can click on the photos to enlarge for a closer look, if you so desire.  (I was … Continue reading

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Letters and Writing Utensils

I don’t remember if I told you or not, but I got a great typewriter and a beautiful fountain pen last Christmas!  I didn’t show them to you earlier because the desk where I write letters at home was buried under … Continue reading

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I Have Letters to Write!

I don’t even know if I can catch up on all of the mail I’ve gotten that I haven’t shared with you yet.  WordPress seems to go nuts if I try to load too many photos in one post.  Let’s … Continue reading

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For the Love of Mail and Letters

If you’ve been reading me a while, you know that I have varied interests.  I add new ones all the time, never really leaving the old behind, but possibly setting them aside for a while.  I have now come back … Continue reading

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Time Flies….

It’s been a few days since I’ve posted anything.  I want to daily, but while I’m here in Oklahoma, that is not going to happen.  It’s just not.  Every time I get near the computer, a child starts to talk … Continue reading

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Little Weird Tidbits of my Life

Or should I say:  Here are some little tidbits of my weird life? I wrote a letter last night with the brown Caran d’Ache Grand Canyon ink.  It was so fun!  Brown ink reminds me of the olden days when … Continue reading

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My First Goulet Pen Company Order

As I told you a couple of days ago, I joined the Goulet Pen Company ink drop pretty late at night on 8/31 and I placed my first order with them at the same time.  Today, I got both the ink … Continue reading

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Old Stamps and things I forgot

First:  I forgot to mention in my inky post that it was this post on the Missive Maven blog that inspired me to make my first purchase from the Goulet Pen Company.  I got ink that the Maven mentioned.  I got … Continue reading

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Inky Trouble Brewing on my Horizon!

I tell you, when I get it, I get it bad!  Right now, I have it bad for all things inky and fountain pen like.  I placed my first order with the Goulet Pen Company last night, which wouldn’t be … Continue reading

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