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Has your handwriting deteriorated since primarily using computers?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Cromulent, Feb 9, 2019.

  1. shadow_boxer

    Sgarrista

    Joined: Oct 9, 2009

    Posts: 8,338

    Location: Stoke-On-Trent

    ^girls handwriting :p
     
  2. Nasher

    Capodecina

    Joined: Nov 22, 2006

    Posts: 10,401

    I find I get a tired hand if I have to write anything lengthy now.
     
  3. mrk

    Man of Honour

    Joined: Oct 18, 2002

    Posts: 83,349

    Location: South Coast

    Are you assuming my gender???
     
  4. randomshenans

    Capodecina

    Joined: Sep 11, 2009

    Posts: 10,428

    Location: France, Alsace

    yes
     
  5. NMBlack

    Hitman

    Joined: Sep 21, 2013

    Posts: 512

    Location: London

    I had a special left-handed fountain pen at school (something to do with the cut of the nib being mirrored if I remember correctly). It helped a bit.
     
  6. HybridX

    Mobster

    Joined: Mar 17, 2009

    Posts: 4,644

    Location: Nottingham

    My handwriting has always looked like a fly crapped on the paper and walked through it.

    I've never had decent hand writing though and avoid it as much as possible as i have about a 35 degree "trigger finger" on my little finger on my right hand. As I grew up ruined it my joints for the finger so when i write for more than a few seconds i get a horrendous pain in my little finger and the lower part of the hand
     
  7. Bugbait

    Gangster

    Joined: Jan 13, 2018

    Posts: 338

    Location: London

    I used to have decent hand writing but it's terrible now due to lack of regular use (work in IT). I write much slower, it takes more concentration and still looks like a drunk person wrote it.
     
  8. shroomz

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Feb 18, 2010

    Posts: 1,970

    Location: Bristol, UK

    My handwriting was always described as chicken scratchings at school and at home, it's just as bad now only my hand gets tired more quickly if I have to write for any length
     
  9. wordy

    Soldato

    Joined: Nov 30, 2005

    Posts: 6,744

    Location: Rotherham

    No, mines always been terrible.
     
  10. labcoattech

    Gangster

    Joined: Dec 1, 2010

    Posts: 359

    Location: Nottingham

    Depends what I am writing with, I find that my handwriting is neater with a sharp pencil, did try a fountain pen but just ended up with ink everywhere.