Noteworthy OFP #3

Greetings from Vietnam – yes, I am on a business trip again. And yes, it gets tiring, and not as fun as people would normally imagine. Am I lucky to have opportunities to travel for business? Yes. Am I happy about it? It depends – when the travel gets really frequent, or if the destination isn’t very pleasant, then not really. Sometimes during such trips, I need to be stuck in jams for ages. That’s really not great, and not…

Planning my planner project

Hello everyone! Not a Noteworthy OFP post today, just a quick update. Final week of September leads me to think about the coming of the end of the year. Which means it’s about time to start preparing for next year. Which means… time for a new planner! How have I fared for my 2017 planner? Well, I can only say that expectations are always more positive than reality. I imagined using a beautiful planner with much diligence and decorating it…

Noteworthy OFP #2

It’s mid-September and I’m home alone, but preparing for a trip to… Myanmar! For the very first time! However, I’m going there for work and not for business. Still, I wonder how the fountain pen community is like in Myanmar. Do people in Myanmar use fountain pens? Any Burmese readers around? Share your experiences with me, please! Burmese fountain pens? I did a quick search online and found a thread in the Fountain Pen Network, showing photos of vintage Pilot…

Noteworthy OFP #1

Welcome to the first instalment of Noteworthy OFP! I’ve had some people send me emails recently to tell me about their websites or companies. Since I’ve paused blogging a year ago, it seemed that a few more stores and services have popped up online. It’s great to see that the world is still being interested in fountain pens and everyday carry. Galen Leather The first mention I would like to make today is Galen Leather. Here is a short description…

Launching Noteworthy OFP!

I’m back here blogging on my site! Thanks to the wonderful responses from y’all in my previous post, I’ve decided to come back here to contribute a regular “newsletter-styled” post every weekend. The poll showed a 96% positive response, which is simply overwhelming. Thank you to all of you for being so supportive. I will call this new series “Noteworthy Onfountainpens”, or “Noteworthy OFP” for short. If you’re on social media, you can use a hashtag “#noteworthyOFP” so I’ll know…