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Quick Brown Fox

When I was a much younger man,  I was given a typing test Рon a electric typewriter  no less that incorporated a fairly standard phrase at the time: 365 more words

Dogs And Cats

Miss Erika, Model S, a Writers Typewriter 1-5

Miss Erika, Model S, a Writers Typewriter 1-5, shot and drafted to IG March 12 through 16

Reading and writing on a mechanic typewriter is an experience, that is both haptic, visual and auditory, in short, multisensory. 408 more words


Canon Fodder (Part Five)

The typewriter-friendly couple who sold me the two Brother daisy wheels that prompted my last post, told me they’d long since got rid of the office equipment they once used in their real estate settlement business. 168 more words


Rope of Hope

I remember holding a rope and trying to save myself from falling off the cliff.

I remember climbing up slowly and how you offered your hand; pulled me over and held me. 12 more words




we are in it for the book

Sitting down with the typewriter, I truly never know what will come of it –

today, it bred two poems that I was not prepared to write. 55 more words




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The latest typewriter to join the family

How many typewriters do you own? I used to be a reasonable person who owned none. But back in 2013 I bought my first typewriter. It was a Royal that I got off eBay and drove all the way to the USA to pick up – leading to a very interesting discussion with the border crossing guard about why I went all that way for an outdated machine. 473 more words