Pilot Hi-Tec-C Refill

Have you ever wondered about getting a Pilot Hi-Tec-C refill for your pen, but felt unsure about whether this is the right refill, or if you need something different? There are so many pen refills in existence, that it can be challenging to know! Pilot Hi-Tec-C refills are popular because they fit a number of … Read more

Is Pen Ink Vegan?

Is pen ink vegan?

When it comes to adhering to vegan principles, there is more involved than just what you eat and wear. Everything you use must comply with the rule that there are no animal products involved in the making of it – even something as simple as a pen. So, for those who need to know, is … Read more

What Is An EDC Pen? EDC Explained Here

What is an EDC Pen

If you’ve ever come across the phrase EDC pen, you might be wondering what this is and what you might use one of these pens for. There is a lot to learn when it comes to stationery, so let’s find out more! An EDC pen stands for “EveryDay Carry”, and it’s a pen that is … Read more

What’s So Good About Sharpie Pens?

What's so good about Sharpie pens?

Sharpie has become a household name, even being synonymous with a permanent marker in some cases. Sharpie also makes some pretty outstanding pens in varying designs and styles. You might be wondering, out of all the pens out there, what makes Sharpie so special? Why are they so popular? What’s all the hype about? Sharpie … Read more

Tactile Turn Seasonal Release – The Fairway

Does Tactile Turn make good pens?

Tactile Turn is quickly becoming one of my favorite pen brands. This past week I finally picked up Tactile Turn‘s current seasonal release – The Fairway. It cost $150, but I think it was money well spent. In this article, I want to quickly review and talk about this phenomenal pen! Tactile Turn Seasonal Releases … Read more

Why Do Pens Explode?

Why do pens explode?

Have you ever stuck a pen in your pocket for safekeeping and then reach in later to find your hand covered in ink? How can such a little thing make such a big mess? Pens explode when they are exposed to increased temperatures such as body heat or a hot external environment. The high temperatures … Read more

Why Are Pens Better Than Pencils?

pens that write like pencils

I have nothing against pencils. They’re great for math problems, quick sketches, and fixing a broken zipper. But for really important documents (or even a more pleasant writing experience) I would definitely choose a pen. Why are pens better than pencils? They’re permanent and convenient, and the writing is clearer and brighter. Plus, the only … Read more