* The physical act of writing has almost been lost in the digital age
* However, writing helps relieve stress and can be seen as a form of meditation
* The 5 best fountain pens range in price from cheap to moderately expensive
When was the last time you sat down and wrote something with pen and paper? In the digital age, physically writing letters, notes and more is somewhat of a lost art form. Yet think about the joy perfectly formed letters and smooth flowing ink used to bring. Reclaim that joy by investing in one of these fountain pens.
Of course, in the digital age, we type everything and save our files across multiple platforms. Writing with pen and paper doesn’t allow you that convenience, but that’s not the point. By picking up an elegant fountain pen and allowing yourself to get into the flow of writing, you free yourself from digital distraction and gain the satisfaction of creating something physical. This act has been shown to relieve stress and lead to a generally improved mood.
So get back to basics and invest in one of these fountain pens. They range from cheap to expensive, but any of them will help you escape the confines of your keyboard and free your mind from the day-to-day digital routine.
1. Pilot Varsity Disposable Fountain Pens
It’s a myth that fountain pens have to be expensive.
PILOT Pen 90029 Precise Varsity Pre-Filled Fountain Pens, Medium Point Stainless Steel Nib, Black/Blue/Red/Pink/Green/Purple/Turquoise, 7-Pack Pouch
2. Wordsworth & Black Fountain Pen Set
3. Dryden Designs Luxury Fountain Pen
Make a statement at the next office meeting by showing up with the elegant
4. Lamy Safari Fountain Pen
Not as flashy as many of the styles on this list, the
5. LACHIEVA Luxury Walnut Fountain Pen
A well-built pen that oozes class, the