Brick and mortar pen stores… I live near Philadelphia, the 5th largest city in the US. We have a pen show, but no pen stores. When I started collecting pens in the late 1980s there were at least two in the city and another in a suburban mall. Little Rock, I’m jealous.
Special ink, chance post puts Little Rock niche pen shop on the map
In the digital age, when emailing, texting and interaction on social media have eclipsed letter-writing and postcards as the predominant forms of written communication, the only thing more old-fashioned than fountain pens is a business that sells them.