I Collect Pens

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 22 People

    He Buys Them and I Collect It For Him

    My husband loves to write with a fountain pen.  He believes in writing with a good nib. He carries two pens on him, every day I found it difficult these days to find a dressshirt for him with a pocket to house his pens. Even the modern business shirts no...
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    1 Response Aug 23, 2009

    Pen Lover Since Age 8

    I've been collecting pens since I was around 8 years old. My dad and his sister (my aunt) collect pens as well. My favorite style of pens are the fat ones with the cushion for your fingers. The skinny pens hurt my fingers and I like my hand writing better when I use the fat pens...
    LikePens LikePens
    1 Response Jul 20, 2012


    I collect pens from different hotels and businesses.  It started out because I repeatedly kept "stealing" the hotel pens when I left from my business travel.  Now everywhere I go I am asking the clerk/associate if I can keep the pen.  I have pens from a...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Aug 24, 2009

    I've Been Collecting For About 15 Years

    I have over 1,700 at present. I am always looking for ways to display them. Recently I created one of those google sites free websites. It's a fun way to share my collection with others. https://sites.google.com/site/acollectionofpens/ No, it isn't a collection of $1,000...
    MyPens MyPens
    Aug 29, 2011

    Not Mine to Start With

    My husband collects pens then it rubed off now I collect pens too but i returned the favor he now collects comic books like i did   hee hee
    librakitty05 librakitty05
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Jan 5, 2009

    I Have Them Everywhere

    Nothing fancy or anything like that. I just have tonnes of pens lying around every freaking where because it never hurts to have one ready, especially if you're a teacher. Also, I spend some of my free times cutting up crossword puzzles and sudoku from the newspaper...
    june1999 june1999
    31-35, F
    30 Responses Aug 23, 2009

    Snowbunny Just Told Me About This Group!

    I am obssessed with pens.  I think fresh paper and a new pen is one of the most exciting sights!  I only write for myself and usually toss what I write.  I read this beautiful book called The Artist's Way by Julie Cameron and she suggested journaling three pages...
    JoyceAnne JoyceAnne
    46-50, F
    1 Response Dec 4, 2010

    I Carry Them Everywhere

    I LOVE pens! All kinds of pens! The only color I really don't like is blue, but I think that is from where I worked in the medical field for so long and we had to use black and having a blue pen on site was a major sin! LOL! I love to write in my Journal in different colors to...
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    Oct 26, 2009
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