Posted in Royal Futura 800

Stay Home and Type!

What can I say? How can I describe what has transpired since my last blog entry? Why didn’t I choose…

Posted in Smith-Corona SL 480

The Slippery Slope

Yesterday, I received a few daisy wheels in the mail. So of course I had to try them out. I…

Posted in Brother EP5

Run On Magic

I just filmed a video for my YouTube Channel, Poor Typist, reviewing this typer. I hadn’t used it in a…

Posted in Royal Quiet De Luxe (1949)

Straight Out of the Box

This is the latest addition to the typer family. The ribbon was stolen taken from the unpopular Olivetti Lettera 25….

Posted in Olympia SF

The Curious Mystery of the Missing Blog Posts

Now where did I put those blog posts? I wrote two posts in January, but they are nowhere to be…

Posted in Smith-Corona Electra 120

Gotta Be the Holidays

Holidays. I blame it on the holidays. Not my procrastination. And certainly not the fact that I have entirely too…

Posted in Sperry Rand Remington Streamliner

If Aquaman Had a Typewriter

Time for another Local Typewriter Club meeting. Spent the first hour chatting, and now it’s time for typing! As we…

Posted in Singer Professional T-62

Brown is the New Red

To those who have served, thank you for your service. I’ve spent the last hour or so cleaning up this…

Posted in Royal Companion

Local Typewriter Club

Is this the beginning of a typewriter club? I think so. I’m sitting here at Back to the Grind with…

Posted in Casio Casiowriter CW-10

Bold Mold

After gifting my Casiowriter to Joe Van Cleave, I decided to keep my eye out for another one. They don’t…

Posted in Royal Companion

User Error

Yep, this is one of my favorite typers in my collection. I adore the typeface, and the typing experience is…

Posted in Olympia SF

Out of TOUCH

You see how out of TOUCH I am with typing. I couldn’t even spell Olympia! This is my first blog…

Posted in Brother Charger 11

Not Forgotten

Neglect! Disuse! But not forgotten. Thank goodness for that. I’ve come a long way since finding this little blue boy…

Posted in Smith-Corona Sterling 1954

Pardon Me While I Change This Ribbon

Oh my! It’s been a while. I had typed up a few posts for June–during our anniversary vacation down in…

Posted in Royal Quiet De Luxe

Shhh… It’s Late

The hour was late, but I decided to at least get this Royal Quiet De Luxe in working order. I…