Waterman Fountain Pen

Waterman Fountain Pen

FOR WRITING: An ex gave me a black Waterman fountain pen with a gold nib when I graduated from college—seventeen years ago (she typed, aghast). Obviously, he has since left the premises, but it was an extraordinary gift, because he understood my nascent wish to be a writer. I still think it is one of loveliest things I own, and I favor the blue-black ink cartridges.

  • I'm really not a snob...at least I don't think I am, but there are a few things I insist on and one of them is a stylish desk. With that said, my writing tools have to be superb. As far as I'm concerned, a Waterman pen is about ... I'm really not a snob...at least I don't think I am, but there are a few things I insist on and one of them is a stylish desk. With that said, my writing tools have to be superb. As far as I'm concerned, a Waterman pen is about as good as it gets.