Handwriting Analysis

What Justin Trudeau's Unusual Signature Reveals

Annette Poizner | Posted 11.13.2016 | Canada Politics
Annette Poizner

Insights emerge when we take a closer look at Justin Trudeau's elaborate signature. In fact, though we learn something about him, what's more relevant is what we learn about ourselves.

Ellen DeGeneres Is Generous: Her Name and Signature Say it All

Annette Poizner | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Annette Poizner

Recently, Ellen DeGeneres gave a $10,000 gift to a waitress who treated two National Guard soldiers to their lunch. This act was yet another example of Ellen's generosity, standing alongside the dozens of causes to which she lends her name. Speaking of which, psychological researchers might find a clue to her generosity in her name.

What is Your Handwriting Style Saying? Martin Luther King's Spells Freedom

Annette Poizner | Posted 11.13.2013 | Canada
Annette Poizner

One premise of handwriting analysis is that people express their primary orientation in life, be it to the spiritual or the material, expressing an affinity with the vertical or the horizontal, every time they pick up a pen. Some writers strongly emphasize the width of handwriting. These are the people who live off their senses and have gifts in realms where the senses reign strong.

What Paula Deen's Handwriting Teaches Us

Annette Poizner | Posted 08.27.2013 | Canada
Annette Poizner

Paula Deen has admitted to using language that most would call racist, and now her world has officially turned upside down. As a graphologist, I'm intrigued by what we might learn about people by taking a look at their handwriting. Paula Deen is an interesting case in point.

What Osama bin Laden's Signature Tells Us About Evil

Annette Poizner | Posted 10.06.2012 | Canada Living
Annette Poizner

The field of graphology, or handwriting analysis, asserts that handwriting, in general, and signatures, specifically, relay information about the identity of the writer. The signature -- chosen as the writer's representative on the page -- often embeds symbols that may tell us about the writer's identifications. Here's what Osama Bin Laden's signature says about his terrible ways.