chirography letter writing is a simple joy. Art collage by LaWhimsy
Word Nerd

Word Nerd: Chirography

Chirography is the art or study of handwriting in all of it's aspects (including scriptotherapy!). Chirography is distinct from typography in that it is focused on what is written by and from the hand, not printed fonts (which are an amazing category unto themselves - and quite rightly so). I am a huge fan of… Continue reading Word Nerd: Chirography

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Word Nerd : Handwriting

Word Nerd is an on-going feature that shares and highlights unique, whimsical and sometimes forgotten or overlooked words. It’s dedicated to the logophile in us all. Handwriting - it's such a simple, everyday sort of word and yet, it's a practice that seems to be falling by the wayside. Something only done in dire straights,… Continue reading Word Nerd : Handwriting