Monthly Archives: March 2006

Featured Artist: Joyce Cole

"I have always sketched, but usually I would put off drawing in order to do the more "urgent" everyday stuff. Sometimes months would pass with no drawing. Not anymore. I started by joining in the challenges at Danny Gregory’s "Everyday … Continue reading

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Essay on Daylight Saving

"I took for the basis of my calculation the supposition that there are one hundred thousand families in Paris, and that these families consume in the night half a pound of bougies, or candles, per hour. I think this is … Continue reading

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Meet Geoff C. and Lady Bracknell

"I here neyther that ne this, for when my labor doon al ys and have made al my rekenynges I goon hom to my hous anoon and, also domb as any stoon, I sitte at another book tyl fully daswed … Continue reading

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Love is a Many Moleskine Thing

“Hello, my name is Gary, and I am a journal addict.” Or so I might introduce myself at the local chapter meeting of MA (Moleskine Anonymous)…if there were such a group. Packing my briefcase on Monday for yet-another-office-trudge, I noticed … Continue reading

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Sheaffer’s Snorkel

Stephen Lehman sent us this wonderful Pentrace link: "During World War II, the German navy adopted a device called a Schnorchel (often spelled “Schnorkel” in English-language writings), which was a tube that could be extended above the ocean’s surface by … Continue reading

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Moleskine in Korea

Moleskine "Written by hand" is  a new  blog in Korea. Hwangyong-hamnida! Visit: moleskine.co.kr

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Why I Moleskine

We welcome one of the newest Moleskine-centric blogs on the block, Moleskinner.com by Robert Strohmeyer. "Within seconds of laying my hands on my first Moleskine, I knew I had found the notebook for which I’d been searching. While I’m not … Continue reading

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Law professor bans laptops in class

One more reason to use a notebook: Photo: memphis.edu "MEMPHIS (AP) — A group of University of Memphis law students are passing a petition against a professor who banned laptop computers from her classroom because she considers them a distraction … Continue reading

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Moleskine in the Medford Mail Tribune

" What’s the attraction? "It’s the feel and the look. They’re classy and basic black. The cover and the paper feel good," says Karen Chapman, co-owner of Bloomsbury Books in Ashland. "We can’t keep them in stock. They just keep … Continue reading

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Reminder: Solar eclipse of Wednesday, March 29, 2006

"If you could move freely on the globe, you could enjoy the awesome spectacle of a total eclipse of the sun pretty often. The next one is scheduled to darken the daytime skies on Wednesday, March 29, 2006. This week, … Continue reading

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