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Interview with Rowena House

The idea of precious stationery was anathema to me as a journalist: reporters’ notebooks are basic tools, and very scruffy ones, too, by the time they’ve lived in a bag or back pocket for months. Now, as a fiction writer, I buy beautiful hardback notebooks in the expectation that they will become repository of inspiration… Continue reading Interview with Rowena House

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Interview with Lorraine Gregory

My favourite pen to use is a purple INKJOY by Papermate. Not only does it have PURPLE ink but it is very lovely to write with. The ink flows beautifully and never gives me any problems. I have bought several boxes and will be signing all my books with them! Notebooks are one of my… Continue reading Interview with Lorraine Gregory

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A to Z of Stationery (D)

D is for… Diaries “I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.” Gwendolyn Fairfax from the Importance of Being Ernest by  Oscar Wilde Anita – I have never been much good at keeping a personal diary. I start with good intentions then forget or life gets in the way… Continue reading A to Z of Stationery (D)

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The A to Z of Stationery (C)

C is for… Creativity “Handwritten notes letters and cards are the most personal form of communication. emails declaring I Love You just don’t cut it. Think love letters and cards that are treasured for decades. A hand-written letter also shows courtesy.” National Stationery Week Anita – The notebooks and pens I use for my writing help… Continue reading The A to Z of Stationery (C)

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The A to Z of Stationery (B)

B is for… Beauty “A hastily-drawn up email will never capture the beauty of a handwritten letter.” National Stationery Week Anita – I am addicted to beautiful notebooks and post-it notes. I love the floral designs and multi-coloured patterns especially if they have shiny bits. Here is a small selection of some of my most… Continue reading The A to Z of Stationery (B)