Reflections In Type
8 hours, 34 minutes ago
And another thing
When I was 11 years old I started secondary school. Okay, it was a year of many changes in my life, some traumatic, some exciting, but most were life-altering. 1,153 more words
1 week ago
The Next Chapter
Oh, manual typewriters…
With names like “Aristocrat” “Olympia Splendid” and”Quiet De Luxe”.
You remind me of a simpler, if louder, time.
I’m grateful for all things tech, but, some of the romance is definitely missing.
1 week, 4 days ago
The Shorthand Typist
We must have been together now for three years perhaps more. Like so many affairs it was a chance meeting. I had seen an Olympia SG9 typewriter for sale for five pounds, it looked immaculate so I bought it. 290 more words
My go-to location for knick-knacks and weird old forgotten items used to be the Sungei Road Thieves’ Market. It’s here that I liked to browse for vintage typewriters! 187 more words
1 week, 5 days ago
Wrong Way, Write Way
My recent acquisition of a 1992 Smith-Corona SL480, and a EUREKA moment. I pulled the ribbon cart out and closed the lid- noticed that the critter would still type. 45 more words
2 weeks ago
NCTT: NARN Collective Think Tank
We need $225 for a typewriter for Heshima, and $300 for a… 282 more words