The Electric Typewriter

Great articles and essays by the world's best journalists and writers.
20th Apr

Classic reads from a master of human observation…

24th Dec

by David Sedaris

"The woman at Macy’s asked, "Would you be interested in full-time elf or evening and weekend elf?" (Audio recording of the author reading the full story on NPR)

2nd Dec

A Tetw reading list

20 classic reads from the master of observational humour

29th Aug

by David Sedaris


My father has always had some questionable eating habits, but this is getting ridiculous.

2nd May

by David Sedaris


Her name was Rocky. She was my neighbor. I hated her guts. She was my best friend.