What beautiful handwriting!


I just had to take a photograph of this the other day. Isn’t the handwriting gorgeous?

You don’t see handwriting very often these days. I have noticed that quite a number of my younger students have difficulty reading handwriting – particularly cursive – in old documents, recipes and letters. I must admit that I find some cursive writing in old documents quite a challenge (particularly if it is very slanted) myself, but I can usually make it out after a second or two.

Do you think this difficulty reading handwritten documents is due to not reading things written by hand, or due to so many children not learning cursive in school anymore?

I learned cursive very early and had to use it all through school. Once I began university though, I switched to print script instead because, as a leftie, I found it easier.

As far as I can remember,

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Mr. Caswell has been composing poetry at least since High School. He has been on WORD PRESS for ten years and contributes to two other blogs beside this one. This blog has a Christian emphasis but all bloggers are welcome. Mr. Caswell chooses to---with permission--re[post material of interest

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