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Simple sustainability practices #6 — adding fountain pens to your desk.

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I don’t know about you but I like fine line pens that flow easily. I also like pretty pens, most of which my son or other family members have grabbed onto. Collecting the giveaways from the pharmaceutical sales reps used to be a blast.

Pens to suit every taste and mood exist. But anymore I seldom purchase pens. I dislike tossing them into the…




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Katie Michaelson

Katie Michaelson

I’m a retired therapist who specialised in parenting. I write on the edge of verse and prose about plants and people and simple things.

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