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 ]
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.
20 pages, half-letter size, photographs throughout.[ 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.
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 ]
Food and feelings from the UK zine press, Synchronise Witches (who brought you the Pissing in the River Patti Smith fanzine). Travel stories, dinner at Grandma's, eating on a budget, the perspective of a former food critic, and much more.
With writing and recipes from Roxy Brennan (of Two White Cranes!), Emma Hacking (of Angry Violist zine), Alexandra Martin, Grace Denton, Alice Slater, Li Sian Goh, Ida Galvan, Steve Carlton, Ebba Brooks, Jessica Mendham, Rebecca May Johnson, Ingrid Boring, Craig Pollard, Francesca Riley, Adam Warne, Brigid Deacon, Kate Feld, LV, Anna Peluola, Micaela Maria Leone, Mikaella C, Mel Reeve, Hannah Williams, Rosalie Gardner, Laura Maw, Jessie Lynn McMains, Lisa Davenport and Molly Caenwyn...[ continued ]
Setting fire to the page, Kneeotni makes sure you feel life. Even when it hurts. These memoir pieces look back years into her past and bring to life hard stories of family and friends, love and loss, travel and adventure.
"Where I was raised, if you were uncomfortable, you ran and when you got a safe distance away, you only looked back to decide whose fault it was."
32 Pages, half-letter size, hand-colored covers, B&W insides...[ continued ]
The twelfth volume of Ilse Content is at once a meditative travelogue, a complex family history, a biography, a story from the Holocaust, a memoir, and a history of the zine itself. It spans a hundred years and travels from Vienna to Seattle, London to Portland. The territory it covers is vast, but quietly so. Ilse Content is without a doubt one of the best zines running.
Beautiful illustration work by Rose Oliveira...[ continued ]
Under the theme of "Home and Away," Incandescent puts together 25 photographers documenting their travels and their homes.
64 pages, full color, solid wax ink, 6.5" x 8". Part of the first Pressing of 150 copies. Foreword by Abby Banks, cover image by Matt Gainer.[ continued ]
Simon Moreton's Minor Leagues #1 is a quiet ride through a few countries, travels on foot, video rentals, and a twenty year old snowball fight. Told through comics, sketches, poems, and prose vignettes. Its subtle moments adding up to an interesting tone, a curious lingering feeling.
100 pages, A5-size, side staple binding.[ continued ]
A travelogue through grief and groceries, far off fields, parks in summer. Oddly singular, this beautifully laid out zine reads like a picture book for daydreamers with complex feelings.
By Bristol comic artist Simon Moreton, author of the Plans We Made graphic novel.
88 pages, oblong A5 size.[ continued ]