Standing the Test of Time (3)

I’ve been writing here at Pens! Paper! Pencils! for almost four years now and in that time I’ve reviewed 138 inks, 67 pencils (wooden and mechanical), 177 pens and 66 other items (notebooks, cases, etc). As I did around this time [last year][l16], and the year before, I thought it[…]

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Pennaquod Pen Blog Search Engine

I’ve not mentioned pennaquod.net for quite a while. It’s a search engine that tries to remove for sale listings and shops and let you find review information. It does this by searching almost 100 pen blogs. It uses a customised Google search to do this and so you’ll see some[…]

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Short Sabbatical

I’m taking a short sabbatical from the website, for 4 weeks in October. I’ll definitely be back, in fact I have most of November’s posts already done, and will be returning on Monday 31st October with a review of an absolute classic. I’ve not been well for some time (since[…]

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Comments and Giveaway Entries – problem resolved

Here I was, feeling sad that no-one was leaving comments anymore, and no-one was interested in the Galen Leather giveaway, when a couple of people let me know it was impossible to leave a comment. I’m so sorry about that! I hadn’t realised. The problem is now (I hope) resolved[…]

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Welcome to the new Pens! Paper! Pencils!

A little over three years ago Pens! Paper! Pencils! began on Tumblr (and is in fact still there) as a place where I could share my enthusiasm for pens, paper, and, yes, pencils without boring to death people I knew in real life. What I wanted to do was soon[…]

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