I’ve stopped writing because I’ve been making pens

Not too long ago, I started a small business making and selling pens. To date, I’ve sold three pens. I’ve made around 40, many of which have been gifted. Technically, two of my sales were mechanical pencils. To the same person.

I’m absolutely in love with making pens, so much so that there are nights I forget to eat. Turning pens is great because I love pens. Making them is…



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Aly Gulamhusein

Life is full of interesting events and experiences. Sharing stories about them helps breed a collective understanding of what we’re all doing. I’m into that.