Hesitation is the enemy of progress, or so they say… To be honest I’ve hesitated a fair bit about reviewing this pen simply because apart from the different finial, coloured cap, section and piston fill cap, it is basically the same pen as the 580 about which I’ve already waxed lyrical here. But then I […]Read more "Clearly colourful: A review of the TWSBI 580 RB"
Perhaps I’m a little melancholy this evening… But the recent passing of Leonard Nimoy (aka Mr Spock – RIP) has got me reminiscing over the Original Star Trek series I first watched as a boy. You remember don’t you? The time long before Jean Luc Picard and the prime directive, when a starship captain like […]Read more "First among equals : A Review of the Monteverde Prima fountain pen"
Looks can be everything… In the West I think its true to say that in general we live in a very image based culture… What a person or thing looks like is often taken as being most important factor. It might be shallow but there it is. None of us are free from it. Not […]Read more "White city looker: A Review of the Kaweco Art Sport ‘Aksehir’ fountain pen"