Ink & Pen Adventures – A Manifesto

We live in a world of needing more – more time, more money, more things, more…just more. It seems as if we think that if we don’t have “the stuff” to show that we have “the things”, we feel inadequate. A bigger bank account, larger house, fancier car – are they really a reflection of who…

40Letters – Week 1 into Week 2

Week 1 – Write a letter to someone famous. I did. I wrote to Ellen DeGeneres. I found a new list of people to write to as I’d almost exhausted the one I had from InCoWriMo. This new list has 29 people on it, about half I’ve not heard of. There’s some research to do,…

40Letters

InCoWriMo challenged me to write 29 letters in 29 days. I wrote 22. While I missed a few days, what I gained goes far beyond 22 days. 22 connections. Maybe one-sided, but maybe not. I hear rumors that the famous people that I chose to write to do open and read their mail. Maybe one…

#InCoWriMo in the bag

February is quickly coming to an end and so in #InCoWriMo, the International Correspondence Writing Month. While the website still shows posts and information from 2015, the challenge was still going strong this year. I took up the charge and jumped into handwriting letters. My first thoughts were “who do I write to?” I don’t…

Still #rockingmyhandwriting

It’s day 25 of February’s #RockYourHandwriting (BohoBerry –Instagram | Facebook) challenge and you might wonder how it’s going. Well, it is hit and miss but it is going. And most recently, I’ve decided to work on my cursive. There are a number of methods of cursive writing out there, most dating back hundreds of years. In my…