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Sending a Letter in Green Ink

Happy Mother’s Day I have come back to cursive writing after many years of using a typewriter, followed by the computer keyboard, to record my thoughts, ideas and reflections. Fountain pens are perfect for cursive writing, which is making a comeback in the world of keyboards and digitalization. A few weeks ago, my first pen […]

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Happy Mother’s Day

The other day, I came upon the first poem written by Christina Rossetti in 1842 when she was 11 years old.  It was entitled simply, To My Mother. There is a sweet joy in the composition, a perfect thought for Mother’s Day.  To-day’s your natal day, Sweet flowers I bring; Mother, accept, I pray, My […]