Tom Benson Creative Writer and Artist
Tom Benson           Creative Writer                                      and Artist

Lower case letters - rounded type

The alphabet at top demonstrates that it's possible to write the first 24 letters without lifting the pen from the paper. Continuity.

The red arrows give the direction of stroke in sections.

Aim not to lift the pen from the paper.

When practising the group of five letters, again aim not to lift the pen until completed.

There will be some exceptions to the continuity idea and they will be made obvious.

Before getting underway with actual writing, I feel that it helps with this particular style if the writer:

- slopes the handwriting approximately 45 degrees to the right.

- aims for continuity, by keeping the pen on the paper for the whole of each word if possible.


For ease of explanation, demonstration, and practise, I've broken the letters into four types, with my own nicknames; starting with the 'rounded' letters.


a   d   g   q   c   o


Thursday 24th August 2018


I have now updated

Tom Benson - Erotica

with a complete revamp.

Quiet Night Inn:

and other erotic stories

my latest erotica anthology

is now available.

Amsterdam Calling and

Ten Days in Panama

are now available

in paperback.


Apart from this website, monthly updates, projects,

and new titles appear on

the News page of my author website, and on the

Work in Progress

pages of my writing blog.


All of my titles now have

Amazon-universal links, and preview/buy buttons.

You can buy directly or preview the book, and then if you choose to buy you are taken  to

your local Amazon.


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