The Electric Typewriter

Great articles and essays by the world's best journalists and writers.
19th Mar

Great writing about words, reading, spelling & grammar and, of course, the highs and lows of the writing process

18th Mar

A lot of brain cells have been fried trying to work out what life is all about. But sometimes, rather than fight the madness of modern life, but sometimes you just have to go with the flow…

18th Mar

A Tetw reading list

The best writing about the intricacies of the female anatomy

16th Mar

A collection of the very best documentaries to watch online

14th Mar

by Oliver Burkeman

Each week celebrity magazines breathlessly report yet another twist in the Jen-Brad-Angelina love triangle. But where do the stories come from? Are they ever true? And does it even matter?