What do you want to know about pens and some trivia.

March 20, 2013 @ 7:22 PM

WHY "WHAT DO YOU WANT TO KNOW ABOUT PENS?"

I have been quite busy the last couple of weeks since sharing my last blog post, so I have had a particularly difficult time thinking of a topic to write for this entry. I had a couple of ideas; "Writing vs. Typing" and "A Pen for All Occasions", pretty lame titles. The content would have been even worse, this I can guarantee you.

I settled on "What do you want to know about pens?" for this posting. The reason is simple. I can carry a conversation and offer an opinion about most anything having to do with pens. I thought this would be a great opportunity for someone, anyone to ask me a question about pens. This can ...

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The Art of Social Media and the Abyss it lives in.

March 6, 2013 @ 3:45 PM

In October, 2011 I created the first blog for this website. It was titled "What is your favorite pen?", although an appropriate title, it never got any responses. Nobody read it, except for a Chinese pill manufacturer who can cure all of the male problems I never knew I had. It was discouraging, but I left it there in the hope that someday, someone would see it and respond. I had written some follow up postings about pens versus computers and printing versus handwriting, but never a single comment.

On a Sunday afternoon in January, 2013 I was sitting at my computer checking my email when I saw that someone had commented on my blog. I was so excited at the prospect of someone caring enough to leave me feedback that I quickly ...

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