The Move Bolt-Action EDC Kickstarter Pen Review

The Move is one of those Kickstarter EDC pens. It deserves more credit than that but it does seem to me that Kickstarter has a habit of producing metal pens that are made to be high quality, tough and pocket ready. The down side is that I can’t buy them all I guess. The upside […]

Hobonichi Techo Planner Will Be Available in Two Volumes in 2015

Hobonichi recently shared the outcome of a survey they did regarding the 2015 Techo. Based on that survey the A6 Original and A5 size Cousin will both be available in two volumes, January through June in volume 1 and July through December in Volume 2. It will still be available in one volume though for those tied […]

Pilot FriXion Point Erasable Gel Ink Pen Set Review

There are multiple sets of different versions on the Pilot Frixion pens. Pilot makes different variants in the pen style and in different color ranges. This pen set I would call the standard color range including Black, Blue, Green, Red, Purple and Pink. These are the ‘Point’ range which are capped pens unlike the last Frixion […]

The Local Post Office: Auburn, Alabama

This is the first in an ongoing series on the local post office. I want to highlight where these vital hubs of information and business are excelling and where they sometimes fall short. My motivation is to both share these experience with you the reader as well as working together to form a series of […]

Name That! #10

UPDATE: Jess B guessed correctly in the comments, it’s Sanford Penit fountain pen ink. What we need to know here is the ink brand and line that comes in these bottles! Bonus for colors but it’s not part of the main question. Once the answer is given in the comments we’ll update with the answer. -Heath @WeThePPIL

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Noodler’s Now Offers Nibs in Fine/Medium and Broad for Konrad and Ahab

Noodler’s now offers non-flexible nibs in fine/medium and broad for the Ahab and Konrad models. Fine/Medium Nib Stock #18091 MSRP $2.00 Broad Nib Stock #18093 MSRP $5.00 -Heath @WeThePPIL Source: http://noodlersink.com/general/nibs-for-noodlers-3/

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Kickstarter of the Week: Experience Journal

This week’s Kickstarter of the week is a fun one. It’s  also a short project. Hanna Yoon in NY, NY has created a 10 day project for her “Experience Journal : Notebook for your creative observation” and it’s already funded with three days left. I was in contact with Hanna last week before she was funded and […]

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The Move Bolt-Action EDC Kickstarter Pen Review

The Move is one of those Kickstarter EDC pens. It deserves more credit than that but it does seem to me that Kickstarter has a habit of producing metal pens that are made to be high quality, tough and pocket ready. The down side is that I can’t buy them all I guess. The upside […]

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Hobonichi Techo Planner Will Be Available in Two Volumes in 2015

Hobonichi recently shared the outcome of a survey they did regarding the 2015 Techo. Based on that survey the A6 Original and A5 size Cousin will both be available in two volumes, January through June in volume 1 and July through December in Volume 2. It will still be available in one volume though for those tied […]

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Name That! #9

UPDATE: Keith McCleary called it in the comments below,  Palomino Blackwing replacement erasers. The only hint in this name game will be no, no it is not a pack of gum.   Once the answer is given in the comments we’ll update with the answer. -Heath @WeThePPIL

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InCoWriMo Updates and Apologies

Ok, I admit it. I received way more entries in my InCoWriMo ‘everyone wins’ contest and from regular InCoWriMo participants in generalthan I could have possible expected. Over 200 in total! I have replied to roughly 1/3 of the entries I believe but even though I post regularly on the website my behind the scenes […]

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Pilot FriXion Point Erasable Gel Ink Pen Set Review

There are multiple sets of different versions on the Pilot Frixion pens. Pilot makes different variants in the pen style and in different color ranges. This pen set I would call the standard color range including Black, Blue, Green, Red, Purple and Pink. These are the ‘Point’ range which are capped pens unlike the last Frixion […]

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Name That! #8

UPDATE: It’s the Franklin Christoph M40P ‘Fire & Ice’ correctly guessed in the comments by Zidaroff on the model and Aida Delos Reyes on the exact stlye. One of the more unique looking pens I’ve seen lately. Can you name it? Once the answer is given in the comments we’ll update with the answer. -Heath @WeThePPIL

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