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Hi, I'm Cath. I write feminist perzine Here. In My Head. edit feminist comp-zine Pandora Press, and edit UK zine review blog Spill the Zines! I'm also a musician (download my music at Bandcamp or my website).
Here. In My Head. #11: A 24-Hour Zine (24 pages, 8" x 3"): 50p
This was created for the 24 Hour Zine Thing, and features pieces on being creative, self-esteem and self-empowerment, contraception, minor annoyances, and small pleasures.
Here. In My Head. #10: The University Years (40 pages, 1/2 sized): £1.20
Inside, I write about living away from home, academia, making friends, the Student’s Union, and graduation. It’s mostly a collection of stories about my experiences, but there’s also some practical advice for students and would-be students, and lots of lists.
Here. In My Head. #9 (48 pages, 1/4 sized): £1.00
Inside, I write about technology, thealogy (goddess worship), common anti-feminist arguments, and being a graduate. There's also some lists and similarly fluffy little things scattered throughout.
Here. In My Head. #8 (38 pages, 4.25" x 4.25"): £1.00
Written for the zine anthology published by Planned Parenthood of Northern New England. Inside, I write about blood, sex, abortion, religion, choice, shame, and growth.
Here. In My Head. #7 / Your Pretty Face is Going Straight to Hell #14: (52 pages, 1/4 sized): £1.00
A split-zine with Miss Tukru. Inside, I write about being a shy girl, how to cope with the oppressive norms of feminine appearance, self-help advice, and personal development. Tukru writes about roller derby, Typical Grrls, her job, 2010 being a shitty year, and resolutions for 2011.
Here. In My Head. #6: (36 pages, 1/3 sized): £1.00
An alphabet zine, with a wide variety of topics including Body, Feminism, Hair, Ire, Memories, Noise, Piano, Serendipity, University, Vulva, Wales, and Xmas!
Here. In My Head. #5: (38 pages, 1/4 sized): £1.00
Features written pieces on girl-hate, beauty, self-loathing and personal growth, the dynamic nature of love, feminist book recommendations, and trying to reconcile my personality with my feminist beliefs.
Here. In My Head. #4: (40 pages, 1/4 sized): £1.00
Features written pieces on the importance of friendships, casual sexism and rape-based humour, jealousy and feminism (and my ongoing battle with jealousy), creativity and happiness.
My zines are stocked at the following distros:
(where I document all my “official” goings-on, and sell my zines & EPs)
(where I ramble about what I’ve been up to)
(where I babble in 140 characters, and share the things that amuse me)
(where you can listen to and download my music for free)
You can also find me at:
I've done a zine review vlog for Spill the Zines, in which I review This Is Water #3, Adventures in Menstruating #3, Graduating Into Unemployment, and Morgenmuffel #19 - check it out and let me know what you think!
Pandora Press is now looking for submissions for its second issue! The theme is sex. Here are some suggestions in which you could go with this theme:
Sex in culture
Sex in the media – literature/music/zines/mainstream press/film
Sex and religion
Gender and/or sexual identity