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By David Notis It makes the quirks of my handwriting feel intentional. Courtesy the retailer I really love my Lamy Safari fountain pen.
It might have been at Stevdan Stationers on Sixth Avenue, where I often wander around and test out pens — the people at Stevdan are very patient. The Safari always caught my eye during these scouting missions — a German, Bauhaus-like design wrapped in the body of a Lego brick. Introduced inthe pen today comes in a wide array of colorsunapologetically bright and vivid amid the homogeneous rows of smooth black pens with gold and silver accents.
I remember trying out a yellow one and buying it on the spot — it felt great to finally buy something at Stevedan. Fountain pens can be complicated and intimidating, but the Safari was designed to be approachable.
It was apparently originally meant to help teach proper handwriting to schoolchildren. You need to hold the pen at a pretty sharp angle to the paper, about 45 degrees, with the nib falling flat on the page. It feels awkward at first; I kept thinking I was overcorrecting when I first tried, but it quickly became second nature.
The sensation and sounds are almost ASMR-like. The steady flow of ink is so expressive; it somehow makes the weird, messy quirks of my handwriting feel intentional.
The nibs come in extra-fine, fine, medium, and broad, and though most people prefer fine, I like the boldness of a medium. I find myself looking for excuses to use my Lamy — I definitely write way more thank-you notes now.The feeling of ASMR is triggered by a number of different stimuli, and the effective ASMR triggers can differ from person to person.
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Nov 13, · TWSBI Eco Review by Tony Thomas I know I am late to the party, but I finally bought a TWSBI Eco fountain pen, made in Taiwan.
Due to its amazing popularity, the Eco has been a difficult pen for me to score. Every time I was ready to pull the trigger, it was on backorder. Now I see why. Basically, You can experience ASMR getting a haircut, being treated by a doctor, watching someone paint skillfully, hearing someone whisper, or listening to crinkling sounds — the triggers are endless and vary from person to person.
But all are ba. Fountain pens can be complicated and intimidating, but the Safari was designed to be approachable.
(It was apparently originally meant to help teach proper handwriting to schoolchildren). 32) Writing is my life, I write everyday. it keeps me sane, I love nothing more than the feel of smooth creamy paper and the supple flow of ink from the nib of a well crafted fountain pen.
To see my thoughts and feelings emerge on the page is magic.