• Throw Out The Computer?

    Throw out the computer? Are you kidding? We love technology as much as the next guy. If we didn’t there wouldn’t be a website about this topic… right? Right. We also believe, however, that technology has wrongly been promoted to a place of importance with regard to meaningful correspondence. And that’s why we’re here. To ignite a flame in you, our dear reader, for the long lost art of writing by hand. But, if you’re forever addicted to the computer and allergic to pen and paper, we have solutions for that too!

  • My Love Affair with Traveler’s Notebooks

    Several years ago my husband and I went on a quick jaunt to Ireland and traveled with some friends of ours. It was wonderful, short, whirlwind, exhausting, and oh, so, fun! While there we got to hit some of the…

  • Emily Post – Notes and Shorter Letters

    In writing notes or letters, as in all other forms of social observance, the highest achievement is in giving the appearance of simplicity, naturalness, and force. Those who use long periods of flowered prolixity and pretentious phrases–who write in complicated…

  • How To Improve a Letter’s Appearance

    Some people are fortunate in being able easily to make graceful letters, to space their words evenly, and to put them on a page so that the picture is pleasing; others are discouraged at the outset because their fingers are…

  • The Blank Page?

    I know. It’s intimidating. A blank page is so… blank. So what do you do?  It’s easy to say just start…