The week between Christmas and New Year's is usually slow for most offices, so we thought we'd give you a long list of good pen and paper reading for those moments when you'd rather not be working.
Julie at Pen Paper Inks...Whatever shows off the colors of the new Iroshizuku inks.
Speck at The Purple Penhead goes inside the Eddie Bauer journal.
Dan at Fountain Pen Geeks takes an approving look at the Montblanc Alfred Hitchcock limited edition fountain pen.
Sheila at Does This Pen Make Me Look Fat investigates the DeAtramentis Sherlock Holmes fountain pen ink.
Yochanan at Multi Pen Dimensions gets a comfortable week's use out of the Swan Neck Pen.
Dowdy at The Pen Addict searches for a little nostalgia with the Pilot Better Ballpoint retractable.
Peninkcillin tests out Noodler's Firefly Yellow highlighter refill ink.
Nifty at Notebook Stories shares a photo of the North Korean dictatorial entourage toting notebooks.
The Pen Buff gives a brief but firm thumbs-up to the Zebra F-701.
No Pen Intended finds design flaws in the Uniball Style Fit Mystar 5 Color Multi Pen Body.
Rhonda at the Blog of Rhonda Eudaly checks out the finer points of the Uniball Signo Bit 0.18 mm pen.
Economy Pens turns out a solid recommendation of the Sharpie Pen Grip.
Derek at Derek's Pens and Pencils offers a look at his recently restored vintage Yankee fountain pen.
Azizah at Gourmet Pens saves a ton by modding Monteverde refills to fit her Retro 51 Tornado.