One of the tricks to writing with a fountain pen with highly saturated ink is to keep a small glass of water and a heavy paper napkin on the desk. If the pen ever skips, dip the nib for a moment into the water, and then wipe it off with the napkin.
I've been writing with FPs since 1987, and only figured this trick out this year.This entry was originally posted at http://fallenpegasus.dreamwidth.org/850235.html. Please comment there using OpenID.
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