Journal

Why Fountain Pens?

by | Mar 27, 2014 | Editorial

My life-long love affair with fountain pens began in my father’s law office in downtown Brooklyn.
When I was a little girl, he would sometimes take me to work with him in the summer. Everyone there was enamored of the new “ball-point” pens. But I would sit at the big, old empty desks in the back and there discovered drawers full of abandoned fountain pens and bottles of ink. I fell in love and never looked back.
When I was a little girl, he would sometimes take me to work with him in the summer. Everyone there was enamored of the new “ball-point” pens. But I would sit at the big, old empty desks in the back and there discovered drawers full of abandoned fountain pens and bottles of ink. I fell in love and never looked back.

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