Review – Total Want of Propriety Volumes 1 & 2

“If a typical Pride and Prejudice variation is a “re-write”, this is a new creation.” Check…

Pen Porn: Benu Talisman Shooting Star

The Talisman Shooting Star is a beautiful pen, and I had to share it with you.…

Stick Shift Update

You all wanted an update on my stick shift adventures. Well, here it is. I hope…

Pen Porn: Stanford Wood Studio African Miyuki Magic

After sharing the story behind this beautiful pen, I HAD to give it a pen porn…

Flexible Nib Factory ZT5E Review

I picked up a ZT5E — Zebra G Dip Nib in TSWBI 580 — a little…

Nib Mini Reviews – BWIPS ’22 Haul

Mini reviews of the nibs I picked up at the 2022 Baltimore Show. Really just a…

BWIPS 2022 Show Experience – Part 2

BWIPS 2022 was a blast! Check out my experiences at the show this year. Part two…

BWIPS 2022 Show Experience – Part 1

BWIPS 2022 was a blast! Check out my experiences at the show this year. Part one…

How I Choose Inks for My Pens

Another post you asked for. My method of choosing inks for my pens is part data-driven,…

Customized Custom 74 Review

I also bought a customized Pilot Custom 74 from Penwing Stationery, and want to review it,…

Customized Elabo Review

I bought a customized Pilot Elabo from Penwing Stationery, and I definitely have some thoughts to…

Benu Talisman Wild Rose Review

I picked up the Benu Talisman Wild Rose, and, of course, I had to review it…

Survey Results

Thanks for voting on my future blog post topics survey! I figured you’d likely be interested…

Pens I Almost Bought

I’m working hard on my self-control, and, sometimes, I succeed at talking myself out of buying…

Help Me with Ideas

I could use some help with ideas for future blog posts. I’d appreciate if you filled…

My Pen Collection – 2022

For fun, I put together this Google Data Studio report of my collection from the day…

Reviewing My Purchasing Habits

I’m taking a quick look back at my pen purchasing habits in 2021. I didn’t do…

Mr. Cypress – Pushing Boundaries

With both of my Mr. Cypress pens having skull-themed designs, I’m in the unique position of…

2021 25 Days of Dupes Wrap-Up

I duped the 2021 Diamine Inkvent Calendar. You can reference the best dupes (in my opinion)…

My 2021 Brand “Discoveries”

I “discovered” quite a few brands in 2021. Find out which ones, and what I thought…

ARTUS Four Elements Air

This is the last ARTUS post, this time featuring the swirly Air. Enjoy a post full…

London Relaxation

I finally got to go on vacation. But this one was different than what I’m used…

Duping the 2021 Diamine Inkvent Calendar (25 Days of Dupes Returns)

I’ll be duping the 2021 Diamine Inkvent Calendar (NO SPOILERS). Follow along with my 25 Days…

Inventory Method Update

Strap in, I’m giving you a deep dive look into my pen database. I provide an…

The Pen Consumer Tag

Another adaptation from the YouTube makeup world. This time, the idea is to evaluate what kind…