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So far CJ has created 181 blog entries.

First-time Quill Experience

I had never used a quill pen. Despite having dabbled and practiced with calligraphy since I was a teen some mumblemumble years ago, my experience was pretty much limited to dip pens with metal nibs and [...]

By | August 6th, 2015|Calligraphy|Comments Off on First-time Quill Experience

CJCS Video: CJ Roundhand Writing Demo

After I posted a popular video on how to Improve Your Cursive Handwriting, I got a number of comments asking for a sample page of my everyday writing script, so I created a video for [...]

By | March 13th, 2015|Calligraphy|Comments Off on CJCS Video: CJ Roundhand Writing Demo

Android Me On Sale

"The time has come," our CJ said, "To talk of publishment: Of tales, and sales, and tech travails, Of books, both e- and print..." It's time, folks. Android Me is now officially available for sale. For now, [...]

By | January 1st, 2015|Fiction, Writing|2 Comments

My Fountain Penning Daily Lineup

I like writing with fountain pens — which I’ve written about before. I like the old-school quality that makes me feel connected to a nib & ink tradition that spans millennia. I like the variety of inks. I like that the ease of writing means a carpal tunnel flair-up is less likely than with other types of pens, pencils, and even keyboards. On the various social networks, I’m sometimes asked what I use (especially when I do videos). As you can imagine, what I use varies quite a bit, but I do have my everyday items as well as my go-tos that for one reason or another aren’t quite in the everyday category.

By | October 26th, 2014|TIB link|Comments Off on My Fountain Penning Daily Lineup

Android Me Read-aloud-through

Android Me is in the home stretch before typesetting. I'm currently doing the read-aloud-through, which is like a read-through except I,  you know, do it out loud. Think of it as an audio book but [...]

By | August 10th, 2014|Fiction, Writing|Comments Off on Android Me Read-aloud-through