Pens, Labels and Other Not Readily Recyclable Things

We cannot keep pretending everything is alright.

The pen I borrowed from my dad.

The pen is a wonderful invention, the keyboard too; but the pens of today are not the pens or feathers or chisels which facilitated the delivery of words in the past. A pen, like the one in the picture, a Pilot pen I had borrowed (more like allowed myself to avail of) from my dad, is an engineered piece of work, but unlike…