Christmas is fast approaching… The goose, as they say, is getting fat… poor thing. But it’s another fowl I wish to deal with today at least and ink named after such a one in the form of Sailor “Yama Dori” (copper pheasant) ink. I’ve been keen to test this popular ink out for a good […]Read more "Anyone for Pheasant? A Review of Sailor Jentle Yama-Dori ink"
Its day five of Japan week on the blog and for this next review we unveil our next review – The Sailor Reglus fountain pen in (yup, you guessed it) – orange! The colour may be of little surprise if you have been following this blog for a while. Sailor pens are generally on the expensive […]Read more "Sailing along: A short review of the Sailor Reglus fountain pen"
It’s time for something different on the ‘Fool with a pen’ blog. I love the British comedy sketch show called ‘The Fast Show’. Not seen it, shame on you… One of my favourite sketches is called ‘Jesse’s diets’. This sees a man called Jesse who is a fictional character played by Mark Williams; he’s a verbally […]Read more "This week I will be mostly reviewing…"
Normally I’m not a great fan of blue inks… but there may be a sea change in progress. This Sailor Jentle sky high blue ink was my only ink purchase at the recent Northern pen show. So naturally I wanted to try it out as soon as as I could. But due to being on […]Read more "Gentlemen prefer blues: A short review of Sailor Jentle Sky High blue ink"