One of the biggest casualties of the digital age has been the fine skill of handwriting, and the opportunities to show off one's artsy and satisfyingly precise script are diminishing every day. When was the last time you picked up a pen?

While calligraphy continues to flourish in the forms of wedding and event invitations, font design and typography, having nice handwriting doesn't really get you that much social cred anymore. Luckily, for those who are blessed with natural talent or have worked hard on their craft, there are places on the internet where you are still appreciated! The subreddit penmanshipporn has long been such a place, where scribes come together to share and celebrate the aesthetic value of their pen productions.

Following on from a previous post, we here at Bored Panda have compiled a list of satisfyingly neat and creative handwriting for your viewing pleasure. Scroll down below to check them out for yourself, and let us know which ones you find the most aesthetically pleasing!

#1 8th Grade Nepali Student

8th Grade Nepali Student

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Veronica Brooke 8 months ago

Perfection. Man, I wish my handwriting was this good in 8th grade!

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#2 My Grandma Makes A Calendar Every Year, All By Hand

My Grandma Makes A Calendar Every Year, All By Hand

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Tony Moon 8 months ago

I am so impressed by this I can't begin to explain. This is quite phenomenal.

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#3 Philippine Professor's Insane Handwriting

Philippine Professor's Insane Handwriting

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Danielle Minnaar 8 months ago

How does he keep it so straight?? If that was me, it would look like a land slide!

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#4 I Write Sheet Music By Hand Using Charcoal - This Is My Latest: Canon In D By Pachelbel

I Write Sheet Music By Hand Using Charcoal - This Is My Latest: Canon In D By Pachelbel

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Bobert Robertson 8 months ago

This is very sharp. I think you’ve found your forte.

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#5 Some Of My Handwritten Anatomy Notes

Some Of My Handwritten Anatomy Notes

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K. LNU 8 months ago

Anatomy notes... going for an MD? Your handwriting will never pass the "doctor's prescription" exam. lol (Congrats if you are going for your MD, BTW!) :)

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#6 Practising Some Copperplate - Pablo Neruda's Soneto Vxii

Practising Some Copperplate - Pablo Neruda's Soneto Vxii

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Maci Wilcox 8 months ago

*stares at screen for 10 minutes*

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#7 José Naranja And His Travel Books

José Naranja And His Travel Books

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K. LNU 8 months ago

He even draws really straight lines too?!? Impressive!

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#8 Not The Most Elaborate Font But I Found This Really Satisfying (Bristol, Uk)

Not The Most Elaborate Font But I Found This Really Satisfying (Bristol, Uk)

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Saffron Jazz 8 months ago

I see why you find it satisfying. TACOS

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#9 How Much Wood Would A Woodchuck Chuck If A Woodchuck Could Chuck Wood?

How Much Wood Would A Woodchuck Chuck If A Woodchuck Could Chuck Wood?

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Kjorn 8 months ago

damn the subject did not match the beauty of the writting... it's like having a Disney movie about farting

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#10 This Is How I Maximize Space In My Cheat Sheets

This Is How I Maximize Space In My Cheat Sheets

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UniversalMel 8 months ago

Woahhhhh

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#11 My Late Gandfather's Handwriting

My Late Gandfather's Handwriting

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Grumble o'Pug 8 months ago

I bet he was artistic. Gorgeous

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#12 The Raven

The Raven

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Norma 8 months ago

... Beautiful AND clever!

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#13 Perfect Handwriting

Perfect Handwriting

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PyroarRanger 8 months ago

That's not a font???

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#14 So Uniform

So Uniform

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Poppy Fern 8 months ago

It looks printed! :O

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#15 My Handwriting

My Handwriting

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Molly Block 8 months ago

To make beautiful handwriting often requires a great ink pen also. You can tell a lot of these were written with nib pens.

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#16 My Friend's Philosophy Notes

My Friend's Philosophy Notes

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Connie Martin 8 months ago

No margins!

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#17 Found In Public Restroom In Berkeley

Found In Public Restroom In Berkeley

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Talise Snyder 8 months ago

Of course it was in Berkeley...

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#18 The Handwriting At The Diner By My House

The Handwriting At The Diner By My House

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Lärry 8 months ago

Best!

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#19 Some Orgo Lab Notes

Some Orgo Lab Notes

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*incoherent screaming* 8 months ago

No offense, but how do you read that? Its so small!

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#20 Not Sure If This Belongs Here, But I Think I Just Drew The Perfect Tick

Not Sure If This Belongs Here, But I Think I Just Drew The Perfect Tick

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Lee roberts 8 months ago

This is so perfect I thought this was printed as an example

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#21 Handwritten Menu At Mockingbird Lounge

Handwritten Menu At Mockingbird Lounge

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Bored Office Girl 8 months ago

My question is, do they eyeball the spacing or hold up a ruler to make each line even with the last?

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#22 Only Allowed A Single Page Formula Sheet? Challenge Accepted

Only Allowed A Single Page Formula Sheet? Challenge Accepted

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UniversalMel 8 months ago

Woooooah

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#23 My Friend's Beautiful Bio Notes

My Friend's Beautiful Bio Notes

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Ellen 8 months ago

How can writing so beautiful be impossible to read at the same time

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#24 My Late Grandfather’s Printing

My Late Grandfather’s Printing

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*incoherent screaming* 8 months ago

Hahaha this handwriting is beautiful but i also LOVE the list, your grandfather must have had a great sense of humor!

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#25 By Order Of The Peaky Fockin' Blinders

By Order Of The Peaky Fockin' Blinders

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Amina Hays 8 months ago

Well, Nick Cave.

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#26 Enjoying Writing Again After Recovering From A Sprained Wrist

Enjoying Writing Again After Recovering From A Sprained Wrist

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Lady A 8 months ago

Lovely!

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#27 An A2 Poster I Made For Biology

An A2 Poster I Made For Biology

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*incoherent screaming* 8 months ago

Your writing is beautiful, but i dont think anyone is going to sit there and read all of that.

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#28 More Fancy Cursive With Bic Ballpoint Pen

More Fancy Cursive With Bic Ballpoint Pen

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Miriam Brose 8 months ago

Foxtrot Uniform Charlie Kilo... *sing...

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#29 This Is The Homework Of An 8-Year-Old Vietnamese Girl Whose Family I Stayed With In Hanoi. She Got A 10/10

This Is The Homework Of An 8-Year-Old Vietnamese Girl Whose Family I Stayed With In Hanoi. She Got A 10/10

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Rebekah 8 months ago

Eight? EIGHT??? Dang. I can't even draw a straight line and I'm... not eight.

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#30 Arabic Words, Chinese Style

Arabic Words, Chinese Style

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JillVille 8 months ago

This looks so cool! Very pretty - what does it say?

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#31 My Friend’s Social Notes

My Friend’s Social Notes

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Beth Elizabeth 8 months ago

All these school notes make me realize how much I loved, loved university!!! :-)

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#32 This Receipt From A Hardware Shop

This Receipt From A Hardware Shop

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Sol Connor 8 months ago

Wow, that person needs to get a job in a registry office

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#33 Perfect Handwriting

Perfect Handwriting

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Ilaria 8 months ago

I wish I could write like this... :(

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#34 This Majestic 2 Slipped Out While Studying

This Majestic 2 Slipped Out While Studying

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Tony Lagouranis 8 months ago

Beautiful 2! Glad you noticed it after you made it.

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#35 Powerwasher Penmanship

Powerwasher Penmanship

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*incoherent screaming* 8 months ago

That is a really dirty patio, glad youre cleaning it

#36 This Entire Document, Happy Independence Day

This Entire Document, Happy Independence Day

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#37 A Letter My Great-Great-Grandfather Wrote

A Letter My Great-Great-Grandfather Wrote

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UniversalMel 8 months ago

It’s so pretty but I apparently can’t read pretty...

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#38 That Friend Who Spends Too Long On Their Notes

That Friend Who Spends Too Long On Their Notes

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Hanneke Legerstee 8 months ago

My first page on every blank note book at the beginning of the year looked like this! the end of the notebook, don't ask....

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#39 I Work For The University Of Oxford, And This Hangs In My Office. One Of The Last Pieces Of Legislation The Present Dalai Lama Passed Before Fleeing Tibet

I Work For The University Of Oxford, And This Hangs In My Office. One Of The Last Pieces Of Legislation The Present Dalai Lama Passed Before Fleeing Tibet

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K. Guyton 8 months ago

Wow. I knew he was amazing, but...Wow!

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#40 Found My New Favorite Pen

Found My New Favorite Pen

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Jessica Temple 8 months ago

This would be the only time I've every liked Mathematics

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#41 I Quite Liked How This Word Turned Out During Practice This Evening

I Quite Liked How This Word Turned Out During Practice This Evening

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My O My 8 months ago

Beautyful!

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#42 A Friend Brought Us Dinner Tonight. This Was On The Bag, All Written By Hand

A Friend Brought Us Dinner Tonight. This Was On The Bag, All Written By Hand

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Kath Leen 7 months ago

the nom nom sound...

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#43 Could Not Have Been More Pleased By This Treble Clef

Could Not Have Been More Pleased By This Treble Clef

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Lady A 8 months ago

So elegantly curvy =)

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#44 "A Time To..."

"A Time To..."

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Nadja Lambacher 8 months ago

*starts humming Turn, Turn, Turn*

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#45 Just For Fun, Minimum. Inspired By Greek Architecture

Just For Fun, Minimum. Inspired By Greek Architecture

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*incoherent screaming* 8 months ago

Its not handwriting but its so satisfying! How did you find a pen or marker like that?

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#46 Lyrics From My Fav Band

Lyrics From My Fav Band

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Joan Taylor 8 months ago

This looks like it was typed.

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#47 I’ve Been Told My Writing Is Like A Font

I’ve Been Told My Writing Is Like A Font

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Lady A 8 months ago

It is! =)

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#48 My Note To An Awesome Professor

My Note To An Awesome Professor

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TC 8 months ago

I'd have that framed...

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#49 Beginning Of The Semester Notes Are Always In Tip Top Shape

Beginning Of The Semester Notes Are Always In Tip Top Shape

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Bored Office Girl 8 months ago

And get progressively worse as school goes on. That was the case for me, anyway hah.

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#50 I’m Obsessed With These Beautiful Things Of Handwriting

I’m Obsessed With These Beautiful Things Of Handwriting

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K. LNU 8 months ago

Wait a moment... no capital letters? o.O

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#51 A Friend Of Mine Does Calligraphy, And I Had Him Write Out This Pulp Fiction Quotation For Me. It Blows My Mind That He Can Do This Free Hand

A Friend Of Mine Does Calligraphy, And I Had Him Write Out This Pulp Fiction Quotation For Me. It Blows My Mind That He Can Do This Free Hand

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Siddharth Rath 8 months ago

I was just thinking about abducting your friend...

#52 The Prompt Was “What Is Your Secret Talent?”

The Prompt Was “What Is Your Secret Talent?”

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Bored Office Girl 8 months ago

Well-played :)

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#53 First Exam Of The Semester

First Exam Of The Semester

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Ruth Beaty 8 months ago

Just don't think about what the last exam is going to look like...

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#54 M I N I M U M

M I N I M U M

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Susann Campbell 8 months ago

You all are from what I have read so far , are ducks.

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#55 Friend's Notes Taken During Class

Friend's Notes Taken During Class

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Analyn Lahr 8 months ago

During class? How?

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#56 My Math Teacher Let Us Bring In One 8.5 X 11 Cheat Sheet For The Final Exam. I Wanted To Fit Every Single Note I Took During The Term On There

My Math Teacher Let Us Bring In One 8.5 X 11 Cheat Sheet For The Final Exam. I Wanted To Fit Every Single Note I Took During The Term On There

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Bored Office Girl 8 months ago

Wow....

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#57 This Bill We Received In Can Tho, Vietnam

This Bill We Received In Can Tho, Vietnam

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Jasmine H 8 months ago

Snake and crocodile? Gahhhh

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#58 Looking At This Makes Me Want To Change My Handwriting But Then, I Remember I'm Too Lazy To Even Try

Looking At This Makes Me Want To Change My Handwriting But Then, I Remember I'm Too Lazy To Even Try

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Lady A 8 months ago

Old ledgers generally look like this, so pretty.

#59 Love Vibrant Colors

Love Vibrant Colors

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Ruth Beaty 8 months ago

How to commit something to memory.

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#60 I've Never Been More Proud Of An H In My Life

I've Never Been More Proud Of An H In My Life

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My O My 8 months ago

The whole "who"is beautyful

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#61 Quiet, Please

Quiet, Please

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PeachPossum 8 months ago

so how much noise was made with the shovel to scrape that off the sidewalk? Very nice writing, by the way.

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#62 Practicing More Penmanship Styles

Practicing More Penmanship Styles

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Lesley Johnson 7 months ago

Lorem Ipsum dolor sit amet is placeholder text.

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#63 Gabriel

Gabriel

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Marcus Todd 8 months ago

Beautiful

#64 It Means No Worries

It Means No Worries

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Ms. Terious 8 months ago

I need this on a shirt, IMMEDIATELY

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#65 My Roommate's Perfect Handwriting

My Roommate's Perfect Handwriting

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Carole Dose 8 months ago

Step 2: Slide paper into a protective sheet of plastic. Please.

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#66 Weekly Journaling Spread . . . .

Weekly Journaling Spread .
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#67 My Handwriting With My New Pen

My Handwriting With My New Pen

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K. Guyton 8 months ago

If a new pen would make that much difference in my crappy handwriting, I'd keep a stash of new pens around all the time!

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#68 Hogwarts Acceptance Letter

Hogwarts Acceptance Letter

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Tiffany Wilson 8 months ago

I'm still waiting on mine, lol

#69 My Great Great Grandmother's Handwriting From 1916

My Great Great Grandmother's Handwriting From 1916

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Sharon Parks 8 months ago

Gorgeous.

#70 Anyone Else Love Black Mirror?

Anyone Else Love Black Mirror?

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TC 8 months ago

Broken glass rather...

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#71 My Brother Has Recently Gotten Into Gothic Calligraphy

My Brother Has Recently Gotten Into Gothic Calligraphy

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Tímea Papp 8 months ago

I love it

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#72 "I Have Crossed Oceans Of Time To Find You." - Dracula

"I Have Crossed Oceans Of Time To Find You." - Dracula

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Tom Servo 8 months ago

Hey I'm in the middle of reading Dracula! Good so far :)

#73 Some Biology Notes

Some Biology Notes

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Cecily C 8 months ago

What are these grey highlighters and where can I get them. They look so classy.

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#74 Perfect Handwriting

Perfect Handwriting

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Person2638 8 months ago

This is Hindi. I can speak it, but I cannot write it.

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#75 Thank You Notes, Cookie Style

Thank You Notes, Cookie Style

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TC 8 months ago

Who would ever eat these... ?

#76 I Still Know How To Do The 1st Alphabet I Learnt (5, 6 Years Old) - And Kept Improving It During The Years

I Still Know How To Do The 1st Alphabet I Learnt (5, 6 Years Old) - And Kept Improving It During The Years

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Jessica Gunn 8 months ago

"Western"?

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#77 My Friend's Recipe Book Is Ridiculous

My Friend's Recipe Book Is Ridiculous

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#78 I Can’t Get Over This Ink’s Sheen

I Can’t Get Over This Ink’s Sheen

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Susan Bertke 8 months ago

I agree about the ink! What is it and where did you get it?

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#79 My First Attempt

My First Attempt

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serena 8 months ago

This is the style I really like

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#80 Chess

Chess

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TC 8 months ago

Beautiful quote...

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#81 One Of My Composition Professor's Perfect Handwritten Orchestral Scores

One Of My Composition Professor's Perfect Handwritten Orchestral Scores

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Nicky OldfieldDesciple 8 months ago

This is beautiful.

#82 Our Teacher Was Pissed, So She Made Us Submit Handwritten Assignments. This Was My Friend's Handwriting

Our Teacher Was Pissed, So She Made Us Submit Handwritten Assignments. This Was My Friend's Handwriting