Month: July 2020

  • Help Doc Karen beat COVID-19

    Help Doc Karen beat COVID-19

    UPDATE: We report with great sadness that Doc Karen passed away on August 24, 2020. Read the news story on GMA News Online. Various Philippine pen folks launched different efforts in the past month to help Dra. Karen Abat-Senen, an active member of the community, who is currently fighting her second bout with COVID-19. Some […]

  • Fountain pen & ink roundup | Week 2, July 2020

    Fountain pen & ink roundup | Week 2, July 2020

    This week’s update features a handful of fountain pen news: from nibs and paper to a new ink collection that you should check out.

  • Pen-demic collecting

    Pen-demic collecting

    Priorities have changed in this pandemic, and hobbies like pen collecting have taken the back seat for most.

  • Fountain pen & ink roundup | Week 1, July 2020

    Fountain pen & ink roundup | Week 1, July 2020

    It has been a year since we last did this weekly roundup, and it is about time that we bring it back. For this week’s fountain pen news, we hope your inner peace is strong. Here are the July sales that you shouldn’t miss! Shibui’s Thank you for 2k Known for their leather goods, Shibui […]