Monospaced typewriter fonts, that is. I love typewriters-especially IBM Selectrics. The soft, reassuring whir of the motor, the subtle whiff of ozone that
A new manuscript just popped into my inbox! There is nothing more exciting than picking up a new draft and grabbing a first read to get a feel for the potential design. The symbiosis between author and designer is unlike any other type of client relationship, and I’ve been really blessed in working with authors who write words worth reading. An honour and a challenge. Time to start cutting a grid and building a book that is so perfect the text pages are invisible. After that the cover, designed to elbow out all the other books on display in our ever shrinking bookstores.