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We learned that Stephen King used to enjoy writing on a typewriter

We learned that Stephen King used to enjoy writing on a typewriter


What Stephen King Taught Me About Writing

5 Benefits of Using a Typewriter on Your First Draft

On Writing by Stephen King

I like typewriter cases almost equally as much as the typewriter itself.

We learned that Stephen King used to enjoy writing on a typewriter in his back doorway

Because it's a tactile experience. Rolling the paper into the machine, aligning it, typing title and number in the top left corner, running the carriage to ...

Can be used by someone to change their future, but as they live away from the typewriter it will type every moment.

Hemingway, Humorous Quips and Quotes From Writers

We used typewriters! What I learned to type on.

Hard-learned lessons distilled from 25 years of writing

25 Secrets That Will Make Your Writing Irresistible, According to J.K. Rowling, Stephen King, and George Orwell

Electric portable typewriter - I also worked on electric typewriters, loved them I used to

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Aspiring writers often have quite a few questions wondering if they are doing everything correctly. Should they sign up for some sort of class on writing to ...

Misery by Stephen King · Misery

"I am well versed in the focus-stealing racket one can make with a vintage manual typewriter." Tom Hanks writing about his passion for collecting and using ...

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Underwood typewriter. This looks like the typewriter we had at home when I first started

So You Want to Write a Book … Then What?

Famous writers and their typewriters. (Photo from Smith Journal volume one. Typewriters from the collection of Robert Messenger.) I like Hunter S.

If you find yourself editing as you write, turn your monitor off or go old

The image of a writer sitting in front of a typewriter is so common, we accept it without question.

Yes, it is the same kind of typewriter Cormac McCarthy has famously used for the entirety of his career. Yes, the previous sentence makes me sound even ...

Custom Olympia -- Looks like the typewriter from Ruby Sparks.

Carousell typewriter olympia b12

On his writing setup.

Learning to type on an IBM Selectric Typewriter in highschool. My year typing was on a standard typewriter - non electric. Then in year typing we got to use ...

Stephen King at his desk More

Today I learned I'm not Stephen King. I'd like to be able to write as well as he does, and to earn the amount of money he's earned, but that's a different ...

Unless you're Stephen King. all work

Dear Tom Hanks: Have We Got a Typewriter for You!

I'm not going to tell you that you should write every single day, nor am I going to list out reasons that would make my arguments general enough for ...

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I know it's hard not to get carried away, telling everyone everything you've ever wanted to say about a subject. Especially online, when blogs are creative ...

vintage typewriter

the writing habit, writing prompts for short stories, how to get back into creative

Science-Backed Techniques To Write More

Anaïs Nin Quote: “We write to taste life twice, in the moment and

image of classic typewriter. I've been writing ...

'If everyone has a novel in them, how do we best extract it?

Underwood Five typewriter

During his final decade, Friedrich Nietzsche's worsening constitution continued to plague the philosopher. In addition to having suffered from ...

I enjoy using my laptop and it's many functions, but when they replaced the typewriter with a computer, they left out one key ingredient: intimacy.


So, what have I learned? Stephen King has proven to be a good story teller, and if I read more of his work, I'd probably find other tales that I enjoy as ...

The secret code to writing a bestseller

Short Story Typewriter

John Steinbeck preferred his Hermes Baby, a model Hemingway also had on hand. The Baby was one of the first portable typewriters made in an age where the ...

by Stephen J. Gertz

Writing a book is fun and can easily consume you. Just like writing software, however, if the tools get in your way, writing becomes a chore.

The Lettered edition is limited to 26 copies for sale lettered A-Z, and is signed by Stephen King and Rick Berry. It is printed letterpress on moldmade ...

Royal Quiet De Luxe portable typewriter

After comparing the PA-3100 II alongside the equally black Casiowriter CW-600 (Nakajima AX-65) I bought last year, I now have more respect for the wedges ...

Forgotten Typewriter

“If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot.” — Stephen King

How to write your first novel?

And other answers to unsolicited questions.

Chances are you need one of these …

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candice-onwriting-gd-613x250. An open letter to Stephen King

Do two unpublished books make you a failed author? No, you're a quitter | Books | The Guardian

Why Authors Should Be Using the BIG Words - Helping Writers Become Authors

On Writing: Advice for Those Who Write to Publish (Or Would Like to): George V. Higgins: 9780805016871: Amazon.com: Books

2016-08-07-1470598055-2229536-5896998xsmall.jpg. I started writing ...

Type Hard, Type Fast

Books›Stephen King. Misery

Your Favorite Authors Are Frauds: 6 Famous Ghostwriters

On the plus side, the PA-3100 II supports 10, 12 and 15 pitch print wheels ( like the Casiowriter) but also supports proportional fonts (this according to ...

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The film Misery is highly consisted one of the best movie adaptations based on a book. Great story with great actors and very entertaining. If you enjoy ...


image of broken down typewriter

The hardest part of the writing process

The Next Chapter

After this drama, I am no longer who I used to be.

Finding the ideal working habits that will allow me to write as consistently as possible is always something I'm exploring as a writer.

And How Do You Know If You Are One?

On writing, editing, and other stuff I want to talk about

Penguin Readers 6: Misery Pack: Stephen King Stiven King: 9781405876650: Amazon.com: Books

(Above) A Philips/Magnavox VideoWriter 250 like the one treasured by African American poet, children's book author, essayist, Lucille Clifton (one early ...

Portable electronic typewriters like this Sharp PA-3100 II were churned out (in large numbers) from a foreign plant in South Korea and shipped globally to ...

Monsters are real

Erika Hayes, Author – Write like a reader, read like a writer and edit like a beast!

In one of his essays entitled 'Why I write' he famously said, "Writing a book is a horrible, exhausting struggle, like a long bout of some painful illness.

I'm hoping I'll be able to get it working somehow, but I'm just content to punch the keys and watch as the letters appear on the page in front of me for now

Bonus #1: You Are a Writer eBook + Audiobook This Amazon best-selling eBook was the initial inspiration for the course and is still an important read for ...

Top Writing Tools of Famous Authors

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