Sunday, April 3, 2016

Italic Rheinmetall & poem #3

Here's a look at the imperfect but lovely Rheinmetall from 1938 that I'm using for a couple of poems.

... and poem #3 for the month:

I think poems that need explaining aren't very good, but you might be curious to know that I was thinking about how events get falsified in retrospect with a false clarity, and about recording technology.


  1. That's a beautiful typewriter. I especially love the ivory keys with the burgundy accents. Unusual, striking.

  2. imperfection doesn't get much better than that!