I started writing by hand on Friday morning in a brand new moleskine. I love these notebooks. Granted they are expensive, but the paper quality is excellent. I can write with my beautiful, but messy (when used by me) fountain pen. And Van Gogh, Chatwin, Hemingway, Matisse and Céline used them. They have history and it makes them romantic to me.
The first empty page is intimidating. Here’s a wonderful post on the Molekine blog: