Yeah, I’m surprised too, for the $20 price tag , I’d expect at least basic functionality and for it to not, well, explode. And so far it’s done well. But this is me you’re dealing with, so I’m not about to leave it at that, I’m about to describe everything it does… and what it apparently does not.Continue reading
As of the time of writing this, I’ve amassed a backlog of about 12 different posts. While I could dump them all out at once, I’m going to instead be releasing them once a day for the next few weeks, just to sort of even out the flow.
This should be an automatic process because of the
publishDate feature in hugo, and this one is set to expire once they’re all gone.
Because of how sorting works, as long as you see this in the feed, there’s more coming.
Once this message is gone, we’ll be back to our irregularly-scheduled ramblings.
“If privacy is outlawed, only outlaws will have privacy.”Philip Zimmerman
No wait, I’m actually serious. As of now, I essentially have Cloudflare as a CDN that’s backed by the Amazon S3 storage service. Posts such as The one about light balance have everything but the featured image… not here anymore.Continue reading
Here’s the thing about fountain pens, and fountain pen people.. we like choice, we like there being enough options to cover basically any potential use-case or look that we want. As such, there’s a variety of ways to actually produce the nib on a fountain pen, also giving a variety of different results. And that is what I’m going to lightly explain today.Continue reading
If you’re going to be around fountain pen people, you’re going to realize something real quick: there are a variety of way that pens can obtain and then store ink. Just as a quick little reference, I’m going to list off the most common ones for modern fountain pens.Continue reading
Fountain pens can take a variety of different ink storage formats, including cartridges, converters, literally nothing (“eyedropper”), internal pistons, vacuums… you get the point.
Ink cartridges are supposed to be one time use, but some people that I’ve talked to are asking if it’s possible to refill them. And while it’s possible, it’s not likely to be that 100% useful.Continue reading