I've had a thing about pens and paper since I was very, very young. I sometimes wonder if my desire to write was about being able to use the pens and paper. It's yet another chicken/egg question, I suppose. Of course, I still write now with the computer so I guess that's not all of it.
I love pretty colors of ink. It can be a struggle to find a generic blue or black pen in my house or on my desk at work. Greg one time had to sign a legal document and in frustration asked, "Do you have just a blue ink pen?" The closest I could come was a blue metallic one. It sparkles on the page, what can I say?
Michele recently brought me a little present of some uniballs that are clear barrels but the ink is blue, purple or pink. Very cool. I am a pen expert and know the differences in how different ones feel on different papers. It's all part of the writing experience to me.
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