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I am not a lefty but have a friend who is, and is intrigued, I'm not sure if by fountain pens or just worried about my sanity with (only) 25 inks and pens. I have read and watched videos about lefties and writing, pushing vs pulling, my sincere commiserations, I didn't know it could be such an ordeal. I have some specific questions, in particular for lefty overwriters: What is your favorite pen (fountain or other)? Why? I've read about the advantages of quicker drying inks; do you prefer rollerballs? Gel pens? Are there more comfortable pens for lefty overwriters? What aspects to look for?
On June 27, 2016, I decided that I needed to learn how to underwrite. Here are some snapshots of my ongoing, epic struggle. Before: My writing has never been pretty because I write too fast and too carelessly. My sole goals in my transition to underwriting were to write at my original speed, maintain the slope of the letters and remain fairly legible. Baby steps. June 27, 2016: July 3, 2016: July 13, 2016: July 17, 2016, with bonus cat ear shadow: