Encoding around thirty-five letters written by my students, trying to decipher certain cursives and characters manifested by their handwriting.
This “T” is sloppy. What does it say? This captial “C” is smaller than the other caps. What is it telling me? This “q” closely resembles “g” and a little bit of “p.” What? What? What?
I’d kill for a stick of cigarette right now.
“I prefer the pen. There is something elemental about the glide and flow of nib and ink on paper.” [James Robertson, The Testament of Gideon Mack]