dotted paper

Got a notebook from Goulet with dotted Tomoé River paper. I've never used that before. Thought perhaps it would be good for practicing/improving my handwriting. After all ... that was one of the basic ideas I had when all this fountain pen stuff started. I just wanted to get a decent handwriting for 'daily use' …

Free trade!

In an earlier post I wrote about the hassle when you live in Canada, and want to buy something online, from the US. When I wrote that post, I'd placed a small “test post” with a stationery store in Virginia; GouletPens.com. The stuff I'd ordered -- envelopes and a few notebooks -- arrived in the …