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A Beginners Guide to Fountain Pens

November 18, 2015

I was in the middle of planning a beginners guide to fountain pens; it was one of the posts I was going to have here on day one. Then I found this article from <a href="http://penaddict.com">The Pen Addict</a>. So, I deleted it.

The following link is a excellent guide into the world of fountain pens.

<strong><a href="http://www.penaddict.com/blog/2015/10/1/the-beginners-guide-to-fountain-pens-by-a-true-beginner">The Beginner’s Guide to Fountain Pens (By a True Beginner)</a></strong>:

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  I have always loved the look and the mystique of fountain pens. As a writer, I have a sentimental attachment to the written word, and all things that go with it. I’ve always had a bizarre fascination with stationery stores. I own far too many notebooks, and while you would have to drag me kicking and screaming into a shopping mall, I’ll happily spend money on office supplies. As such, maybe it was a foregone conclusion that I would some day grow fond of fountain pens.

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This is the best place to start if you curious, or just want to learn more about fountain pens.