Guess what? You can! Not very deeply, but it sure stings. Took a few seconds for the blood to well up, too. But there was blood, and that's what I needed to find out.
I am not planning on becoming a cutter, by the way (wpadmirer couldn't stand two of them. Heh), just in case any of you were wondering
I kind of didn't think it would work. Or I wouldn't have done it. Most likely.
But hey--authenticity in fiction is what makes it great, eh? Right? Right?
::coughs:: I'll just be over there. Getting a Band-aid.