The Waterford Pen Clearance Leap Day Event

It turns out that calendars are fairly complicated instruments when used to track the days of our lives. For the most part, it’s pretty straight forward. All that is required of us is to purchase a pre-made calendar, write down our favorite events throughout the year and check it once in a while to make […]

Montblanc Starwalker: A Pen for Carl Sagan

Montblanc Starwalker

The vast emptiness of space, sleeping above our tiny globe of water, dirt, air and fire, can seem a harsh mistress. A cold, dispelling, environment void of the necessities to sustain any of the life here on earth. The danger and gloom of space is only accentuated by what we don’t know […]

An Examination of Fountain Pen Ink and Feeds

This post is second in a series about the technical aspects of fountain pens. — by Tracy McCusker

 

In an effort to educate readers about fountain pens, I have embarked on a series of articles about their technical aspects. In last week’s article, I listed the three factors that affect the writing experience with […]

Understanding Fountain Pen Nibs

This post will be the first in a series about the technical aspects of fountain pens. — by Tracy McCusker

 

If you have never owned a fountain pen before, it can be bewildering to understand them when you run across one for the first time. Most fountain pens look gorgeous. The bare […]