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Sunday Fatigue
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  • United Kingdom
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Sunday Fatigue is a perzine I started putting together on Sundays when I had spare time and no enthusiasm for what I thought were 'productive' activities. These days I view zine making as a really constructive and creative way of putting things I previously thought were pointless or pathetic (actually things that keep me happy/sane) onto paper, and sharing them. I was always taught as I was growing up not to take this kind of creativity seriously and that if it doesn't help you make money in some way, what's the point in spending all that time on it?

When I made the first issue, I was really insecure about other peoples opinions of it and only gave it to a few friends. But, finding really useful facts or personal experiences in zines opened me up to the qualities of shared knowledge with eachother...and in particular 'strangers'. If the friends in my circles don't have these discussions, I can at least get other people thinking about them/hopefully relating to them.

I seem to have had more time/energy for it when I've been depressed (not really wanting to do anything else, actually) and although it doesn't focus only on this, some of the content is mental health based.

Other topics it tends towards are:
Feminism
Environmentalism
Safe Spaces
Activism
Friends
Relationships
Work
Dreams
Poetry

I can't draw so on occasion I try to get my friends to draw for me but I favour the cutting and pasting method.

Other things about me:

I found my first typewriter on the street outside my flat. It's oversized, bulky and kind of 80's looking but still works really well.
I used to stay up late most nights making different mix tapes back in the days when I wouldn't give up on cassette players.
My favourite thing to do is go to the cinema on my own in the afternoon when it's quiet. And take a flask of tea.
I love making vegan banana cake for my flatmates. Although sometimes it comes out more like pudding.


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Lubomyr Tymkiv left a comment for Sunday Fatigue
"We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the…"
Jan 5, 2013
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Feb 10, 2009
Sunday Fatigue and Colouring Outside The Lines are now friends
Feb 7, 2009
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Sunday Fatigue

#2 soon to be swappedSubjects/themes include:ActivismFeminismEnvironmentalismWorkFriendsSafe SpacesMental Health...With a healthy cynical self-deprecating twist.See More
Feb 6, 2009
Sunday Fatigue might attend Edd - Last Hours's event
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London Zine Symposium 2009 at The Rag Factory

May 3, 2009 all day
The London Zine Symposium 2009 is a day bringing together zine, small press, comix and radical writers to celebrate DIY and zine culture. Now in it's fifth year there'll be stalls, workshops, talks, film showings and lots else beside.The day is free for everyone.For more information, apply for a stall or make suggestions visit:http://londonzinesymposium.lasthours.org.uk/See More
Feb 6, 2009
Sunday Fatigue is attending mujinga's event
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Brighton Zinefest at cowley club / west hill community hall

February 21, 2009 at 12pm to February 22, 2009 at 6pm
Feb 21 - workshops and gigs at the Cowley Club!Feb 22 - zinefest at West Hill village hallCheck out the website or indeed the Brighton gruppe here for more info!See More
Feb 6, 2009
Sunday Fatigue joined Hannah Neurotica's group
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FEMINIST ZINESTERS

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Feb 6, 2009
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Social Change Zinesters

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Feb 6, 2009
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zinesters who write and create zines about mental health, mental illness, personal struggles and work around it, advice and support, resources, and everything else around this theme.
Feb 6, 2009
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Feb 6, 2009

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Sunday Fatigue

Posted on February 6, 2009 at 10:13am 0 Comments

#2 soon to be swapped

Subjects/themes include:

Activism
Feminism
Environmentalism
Work
Friends
Safe Spaces
Mental Health

...With a healthy cynical self-deprecating twist.

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At 1:16pm on January 5, 2013, Lubomyr Tymkiv said…

We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the blog http://zineshow.blogspot.com All works will be exhibited also in the gallery "tymutopiyapres" http://tymutopiyapres.blogspot.com is not a commercial gallery. Welcomed but not "necessarily" summary of your zine or about you or your creative work (this is necessary for further elucidation of the project and possible documentation). Zines for the exhibition please send air mail: "Zineshow" A/C 9875, Sadivnycha 19/1, 79038, Lviv, Ukraine.

 
 
 

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