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Parker Sonnet

As my first stationery related blog post on Dot-Cross-Dot I wanted to review my first decent fountain pen and now by far my longest owned pen. I received this Matt Black Parker Sonnet as a 16th birthday present in 2001 from my Dad's best friends Alan & Anita.

I spent my childhood looking at my...

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In June 2008 I took a vacation in between finishing University and starting my job at P&G. My first stop was visiting my friend from university at her home in Sydney, one day whilst she was off playing her violin I took a walk around Sydney harbour. This was the start of an amazing holiday, includi...

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