Within are selected notes (taken from a journal that had been lost for 20 years and showed up in the mail unexpectedly) made while touring around North America in 1995 showing the 8-track devotee film, So Wrong They're Right. Checking out Nancy Sinatra macaroni portraits and going to sleep to Maya Deren films. The real treats of 8-Track Mind #103 are the foreword and afterward—heartfelt, insightful, perspective-shifting goodness...[ continued ]
The ten-year anniversary issue of Basic Paper Airplane! Short essays about trying to make a living from writing words. Comic nightmares from the world of freelance writing, night school, weekly papers, and cities of books.
Paper airplane examples throughout. 32 pages, cut half-letter size.[ continued ]
Basic Paper Airplane #5 deals with the current state of the United States as seen from car windows mixes with historical oddities of Americana. Place and home (and the hula hoop in American history) considered through small vignettes.
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Under the banner of "beginnings and turning points," this issue of Basic Paper Airplane covers a wide expanse. Personal essays and vignettes that span from childhood swarms of bees to drinking cough syrup, kitchen dance parties to hopping trains, breaking out windows in the woods to taking over the streets in elementary school.
Along the way there are also essays on Gertrude Stein, huayno music of Peru, Eadweard Muybridge, and the Wright Brothers...[ continued ]
A small collection of writings by Isabelle Eberhardt. A Nineteenth Century gender deviant and kif-smoking Sufi anarchist. Traversing the Saharan desert, battling African colonialization, recording it in poetic prose.
This mini-zine borders on art book, beautifully printed by Portland’s Eberherdt Press. Quarter-size, oblong, 44 pages.
Intricately restaging images from the '40s, '50s and '60s and using herself and her friends as models, artist Lenae Day creates some of the most brilliant and strange pieces of art. Blurring the lines between social commentary, absurdity, memoir, humor, and art, Day Magazine is sure to entertain and confuse. Highly recommended.
Magazine size, color and black & white images, 16 pages...[ continued ]
The new zine from the ever-wise Sarah Mirk (Bitch Media editor, Sex From Scratch author) is pure gold.
Drink More Water, Be More Honest: 30 Lessons From My 20s takes us through the mini-revelations of a difficult decade. Brilliant, hilarious, and adorable, this is a must-read zine for anyone, at any age.
36 pages, half-letter size.[ continued ]
Jonas (Cheer the Eff Up) brings us robot prayers, letters, road stories, punk shows, video store stories, A Zinester's Guide to Stupidity, and much more. All the while trying to figure out how to make sense of all the heartbreak and oppression in the world.
64 pages, half-letter size.[ continued ]