29 November 2016

How to write denouement

How to write denouement Should the beginning of denouement be written with the den blend or as d-e-n? If it was a more common word, I would expect to use the den bl...

22 November 2016

Shorthand Group in Central Maine

I ran across this fun article on the 'dying' skill of shorthand. It is nice to see some folks getting together and enjoying Gregg to...

16 November 2016

Introduction and Study Buddy

Hello friends! My name is Stephen, and I'm a budding Gregg (simplified) enthusiast, a student, a photographer, and a shy esperantist (...

11 November 2016

Help with transcription

Help with transcription Someone in the Facebook Gregg Shorthand group posted this photo of a phrase from a court document, possibly from the 1960s.  Any ideas about...

01 November 2016

Paul Bunyan

In this narrative, writer Carl Sandburg tells the tale of Paul Bunyan and some of his adventures. I transcribed for the blog in Centennial. ...

The Perfect Memorial

This selection by naturalist Donald Culross Peattie describes one of the most iconic structures in Washington DC. I transcribed it in Annive...

Grandfather's Country Store

This essay evokes one of the most important institutions in remote places, the general store or mercantile functioned as among the most impo...

Penmanship Practice - November 2016

Penmanship Practice - November 2016 From the November 1956 issue of Today's Secretary. Click here for a full view.