Good News, Bad News: Sailor Irori and J. Herbin 1670 Anniversary Rouge Hematite Red Inks

I don't really do ink reviews, I'm not equipped to do a particularly good job—my scanner, and camera lighting, don't reflect what is actually seen on the page as accurately as I would like. And I don't have a very extensive ink collection to review (but I'm getting there). What inks I have, I rely on …

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Clairefontaine Triomphe A4 Pad

I've been attending quite a few more meetings than usual recently. All of them related to my PhD dissertation, and all of them require me to take copious notes. Until recently, I had been using a Life Noble Report A4 pad, but I'm starting to run low on sheets, and my nightmare would be to run …

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Jinhao 605

It's been a while since I last posted, work on my dissertation took a 45 degree turn... a barrel-roll, and a double-back-flip. We're back on track now, but there will be plenty more late nights ahead. Meanwhile, I look forward to doing the occasional blog post, just to keep me sane. Strange how we judge sanity …

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