Politics and typewriters in the halls of power.

  Rob in front of the ‘red zone’ …. Sometime in the 1980’s. The phone was hung up with a slam rather than a gentle hanging up. It was a 70’s era wall-phone and the give in the plastic immediately bounced the handset back out of the cradle. “Keating is a f***ing prat. He’s more…

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Pt 7 – Of Submarines and Typewriters.

  bing………….. bing……….. bing………. A hotel for kings and queens, surely!  The sweet little display just inside Rob’s front door.  Feeeeeeeel the blick love.   A bit of Remington 2 love, while you’re at it.   A tired eyed yours truly, and the Standard folding with my name on it. (Robs blog) Oh dear… look…

So… do you type-in here often?

It was a glorious Sunday morning, but I was feeling in far from magnificent form. I crawled out of bed with aching muscles, and a rather sore head. I was very tired after the week’s adjustment to my new (old) job. I caught up with some of the activity from the Typosphere online, while listening…

To those in Brisbane, Queensland

The ‘Remember your typewriter’ type-in It’s coming….. (Update, 10th of March)Rob Messenger, of Oz Typewriter fame is on his way to Brisbane in March, and it’s time us Queensland writers and fanatics got our machines out in the open, and invaded the public space. So, you poets, fiction writers and PHD kids…. warm up your…