• Finding Inspiration for a Love Note EclecticEvelyn.com

    Finding Inspiration for a Love Note

    Recently I wrote about the significance of a handwritten love letter. There truly is something magical about putting pen to paper rather than just pounding away at a keyboard. If you are looking for some inspiration on what to write in a romantic note for Valentine’s Day why not look to literature.     Proflowers rounded up a list of 59 love quotes from books that will help you put words to your emotions. They categorized the quotes so that you can search using filters including hopeless romantic, realist and cynic.  You can find the perfect sentiment that fits your partner. Some prefer sarcastic wit while others enjoy soulful romance…

  • Handwritten Love Letters EclecticEvelyn.com

    Everyone Needs a Handwritten Love Letter

    I need to write more. My handwriting is starting to look atrocious and my hand cramps up when I write more than a sentence or two. In my youth, everyone always commented on how beautiful my handwriting was. I wrote with a flair for calligraphy. Computers are ruining the fine art of penmanship. I hear they are wanting to do away with cursive writing altogether. What a shame. I miss handwritten letters, especially love letters. There is a magic that flows from the soul to the paper through the tactile act of writing.  That is why magic spells and love letters must be handwritten. The soul flows through the giving hand…