#1 By: Rob Beschizza, August 30th, 2013 12:09
#2 By: Cary, August 30th, 2013 12:21
I really like my wooden pencil "eco" highlighters, but for writing I am more of a mechanical pencil guy...
#3 By: Phasma Felis, August 30th, 2013 12:27
Anything worth doing is worth doing with an all-consuming obsession.
I'm actually not being sarcastic. Perhaps a touch ruefully self-deprecating. For me, the core feature of being a geek is taking genuine joy in things most people overlook, and I love to see people who do so with panache and try to share that joy.
#4 By: Mark_Crummett, August 30th, 2013 14:19
#5 By: Phil Skaggs Jr, August 30th, 2013 14:58
I actually snooped here for a few weeks when I was looking to get some new pencils for writing. Now, that I think about it, I hadn't bought non-sketching pencils since middle school. I'd been a pen and computer guy for writing.
Ended up with the Blackwing Pearl which I don't regret at all.
#6 By: Geekington, August 31st, 2013 20:15
Pencils for drawing, pens for writing.
#7 By: Ignatius, September 1st, 2013 14:24
Yeah. I can't deal with the sound of pencils scraping on paper. It sounds exactly the same sort of annoying as nails on a chalkboard. Fine for drawing because the angle is different. Gut-wrenchingly irritating for writing with.
Mechanical pencils are ok, though. Maybe it's higher density or quality graphite or something. I don't know.
#8 By: Rob Beschizza, September 4th, 2013 12:09
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