The Comeback Of Typewriters!
I really like typewriters. I've made numerous posts about them. So I'm thankful to PGS contributor Elyss Punsalan (she of Pakinggan Pilipinas fame) for informing me of this article, The Latest In Typewriter Repair, which talks about the comeback of typewriters among those who are more familiar with high-tech gadgetry. It tells about how a typewriter repairman has noticed that the popularity of the machines seems to be on the rise. The article author also speculates whether writing on a computer versus a typewriter may (or may not) affect the outcome of a piece, given the two machines' different mechanics (just try copying/deleting/pasting on a typewriter!). An excerpt: