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IZM-Day 3: For Zine Appreciation Day I ordered several zines from Antiquated Future Distro. Among my selections were Jonas Cannon's 'Cheer the Eff Up #6 and I Mirage/My Mirage,' P. Brown's 'Don't Be a Dick' and Hope Amico's 'Keep Loving, Keep Fighting #6' If you have never checked out this distro, do so now! …
For Day 2 of IZM: I re-read one of my favorite zines! Written by ponyboy violet, the zine "ANAlog: dispatches on d.i.y. anorexia recovery" was a life-saver to me in so many ways. If you are struggling with any type of ED, I highly recommend getting a hold of this zine. Words of solidarity and resistance are much needed for true recovery to begin.
This is my first year doing this and I am super stoked! So without further ado, here is the first thing on the list:
Make a Top 10 list of reasons why you love zines:
1. Creating them is cathartic for me.
2. I get to combine my love of writing and collage in super creative art form that is accessible to everyone.
3. Attending zine fests! And tabling at them too.
4. Meeting like-minded zinesters