a place for zinesters - writers and readers
Hello there! We're Antiquated Future (formerly the Ms Valerie Park Distro). We're a distro based out of Portland, Or. & Olympia, Wa. We sell a wide selection of zines, books, music, paper goods, and handmade things.
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Curse Journal- Making a New Year's resolution to stop swearing, Dave Roche (On Subbing, About My Disappearance) keeps a journal to record everytime he breaks this resolution and what the circumstance was, in an effort to try and better understand why he swears. The journal is interesting and hilarious.
I Still Live: Biography of a Spiritualist- Mixing biography, graphic novel, history, and memoir, Annie Murphy creates a completely unique and fascinating journey through the life of 19th century spiritualist Ascha Sprague and beyond.
The Lou Reeder & You Can't Put Your Arms Around a Memory- A split zine with one side being dedicated to anecdotal stories of loving Lou Reed (R.I.P.!) in the '70s and the other being about falling in love with the Violent Femmes in 1990.
Oblong, Issue II- Ten writers from around the world write flash fiction pieces that range from letters of recommendation to quinceañera supplies.
Oblong, Issue III- …
Not long ago, we put together our bestsellers (so far) of 2013. I always love making those lists, but also leave feeling baffled by what isn't on there. These are ten of the ones that I think should be bestsellers.
1. Syndicate Product #20.0: Meta Comics Issue (Zine)
One of my favorite zines in our catalog!
2. Jordan O' Jordan- Drawn Onward (CD)
Why this album didn't make Jordan O' Jordan a household name is beyond me.
3. A Fort Made of Doors by Casey Fuller (Book)
Some people think they don't like poetry. Those people…