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January 2014 Blog Posts (43)

Format Your Zine Using MS-Word

Making a mock zine using MS-Word

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You can use MS-Word for making a zine, or just for formatting a mock print to help you move closer to the all important final print. It’s a challenge using MS-Word compared to using a desktop publisher such as Quark’s Xpress, Adobe’s InDesign, or…


Added by Zineiac on January 17, 2014 at 8:24pm — No Comments


blog created by Dusty ( tenohone.tumblr.com )

Dustys' flicks ( flickr.com/photos/wheresyourhero )

Lucs' comics ( firstyearcomics.blogspot.com )

Lucs' music ( lucasbritton.bandcamp.com )

Added by cigpit on January 17, 2014 at 12:00am — No Comments

Mike Nobody on MTV

A couple of TV commercials made for a friend's Record Store starring; Mike Nobody, The Amazing Victor, Boredoms, Princess Dragon-Mom, and Kenny Mugwump.

Only the Mike Nobody commercials were used and I was the only one…


Added by Mike Nobody on January 16, 2014 at 8:30pm — 1 Comment

Hello There...Again!


Added by Mike Nobody on January 16, 2014 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Scream Factory Horror Zine: Info Wanted

I ordered a Scream Factory ages ago (or  maybe got it gratis, for review), the 1995/96 issue.  At first I wasn't impressed when I read it, but it sort of grew on me, and I now think it was pretty exceptional.

I'd like to get and/or at least borrow the whole collection, but I don't want it bad enough to pay the $15 a copy it's going for on eBay.

Does anybody on WMZ have the whole collection?  Does anybody know if a zine library does?  Would anybody be willing to do a trade. …


Added by James N. Dawson on January 16, 2014 at 9:50am — No Comments

Pet Rat #1 release!!!

PET RAT 'zine (you roll the ''r'') is now out! 

Issue #1
Ask for a copy if you like: me to tell you revolutionary bedtime stories,interviews and terrorist fairytales,collages from the wall street journal,fibonacci series (wait what..) and more!
How to get a copy:
(as freakeconomist I can't keep myself from a ''price…

Added by Francesca on January 16, 2014 at 9:30am — 7 Comments


Added by Mike Nobody on January 15, 2014 at 7:37pm — 1 Comment

Working on the 5th edition of Stolen Sharpie Revolution and I need your photos!

 With 21,000 copies of the book in print through 4 editions, Stolen Sharpie Revolution has been the go-to resource for zines and zine culture since 2002. However, Stolen Sharpie Revolution is currently out of print. I’m about to launch a Kickstarter campaign to fund a 5th edition and I need your help! I’d like to make a Kickstarter promo video with photos of Stolen Sharpie Revolution, including your photos! Show me photos of SSR on your bookshelf, in a shop window, on a table at a zine fest. Show me SSR with with you cats, dogs, or hedgehogs! I’d love to see a copy in the middle of you floor scattered with zine making scraps, tucked out of your backpack, or being read in public. All submissions that are included in the video will receive a free copy of the book when it is printed. All submissions must be received by 2 February 2014 Submissions should be sent to: StolenSharpieRevolution@live.com STOLENSHARPIEREVOLUTION.ORG Did you know that the zine resource listings that have always appeared in the back of Stolen Sharpie Revolution are now collected and updated on the StolenSharpieRevolution.org website? The resources were always the most difficult part of upkeep and a website makes this so much easier. Check it out for zine distros, stores that sell zines, a calendar of zine events and more!  As always SSR is only as good as the information I have. If you see that I’m missing something, a ne zine event, a shop in your town that sells zines, a zine distro that hasn’t been included, please send a message through the contact form on the site and I’ll get it added. Please reblog and spread the word! In zines we trust, Alex Wrekk *Multiple copies received from a single person will result on only one free book. Owner of submitted photo reserves all rights to submitted images but may be asked for it to be included in promotional materials.

With 21,000 copies of the book in print through 4 editions, Stolen Sharpie Revolution has been the go-to resource for zines and zine culture since 2002. However, Stolen Sharpie Revolution is currently out of print. I’m about to launch a Kickstarter campaign to fund a 5th edition…


Added by Alex Wrekk on January 15, 2014 at 6:00pm — 5 Comments

Autistic zine call for submissions

Hey there! This is a call for submissions for a compilation zine about being autistic that will be made totally by autistic people. My plan is for this zine to be available online and on paper. Allistic (non-autistic) people are welcome and encouraged to read and share this zine when it’s finished (and share this call for submissions), but are not currently welcome to submit to this zine – this one’s just for us.

Any autistic person who wants to submit to this zine (or…


Added by Jordan / Feral Is My Heart on January 15, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

2nd year Quizzical

The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:

There was one in Samuel Johnson's circle who could mimic the Doctor just perfectly. His catch phrase, that so impressed Johnson's biographer Boswell, went like this, "Davy has some convivial pleasantry about him; but 'tis a futile fellow." Name the mimic.

IS: David Garrick (I even gave you the answer in the question!) Boswell adds this, "He (Garrick) was always jealous that Johnson spoke lightly of him.

I had… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on January 14, 2014 at 6:34pm — No Comments

Mike's Majik Mixtapes and a new zine

The zine is coming along really well. I have a lot of material to work with.

But, the music I am currently working on that accompanies…


Added by Mike Nobody on January 13, 2014 at 11:30pm — 1 Comment

Today in Restocks

Today was a busy one! Incredibly so. We were out of stock on a lot of stuff and now, very suddenly, we're not. Kinda cool.…


Added by Antiquated Future on January 13, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments


The site has my profile hidden. I dunno why. It's not like I've said anything that is a secret.

But, I'll repost it here. If anybody wants to say "hi" or something, that's cool.

I had not really set out to create a zine. It…


Added by Mike Nobody on January 13, 2014 at 10:55am — No Comments

Sugared Water: Epistolary

Sugared Water: Epistolary, The Art of Letters

(info below pulled from the SW blog)

Sugared Water is seeking short works for a special edition of letters. We’re looking for works of creative nonfiction, micro or flash fiction, or poetry addressed to someone, be it a lover, friend, public figure, past self, the universe, or the world at large.



Added by nicci mechler on January 12, 2014 at 1:32pm — No Comments

looking for free zines

Hey . My name is Michelle. I recently found out about y'all and I'm super excited about that!

I work at Railroad Street Youth Project in Great Barrington , MA. I am trying to start up a zine lending library there for constituents to check out. I'm wondering if anyone will donate some zines to help start it up. If not,  do you know of any good resources that I can contact to get a bunch of different free zines? I'm open to any other suggestions you might have as well. Thank…


Added by Michelle Kaplan on January 12, 2014 at 11:38am — 5 Comments

House Building (suggestion box)

Readers, this week's Musea e-mail club message is on modular houses - that's a good idea if done right.


Tom Hendricks
(editor of the 21 year old zine Musea)

Added by Tom Hendricks on January 11, 2014 at 10:54am — No Comments

Comic give-away plus trades.

Dearest WMZ'ers,
I'm giving out the last copy of Erebus the Cat for free with a purchase order of Erebus Lands.. which is $2 + shipping. Check my page for a link to either Big Cartel or Etsy. I'm also willing to trade a few copies of Erebus Lands.. with other makers of comics and mini-comics.

Please contact me here, through Etsy, or via this e-mail address: vapour.trails.zine@gmail.com

Added by Zeina V. on January 10, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments

Quimby’s Zlumber Party 1/11/14 – 1/12/14

Hey zinesters and mini-comics artists! Come to our Zine Slumber Party (…


Added by Quimby's Bookstore on January 9, 2014 at 5:21pm — No Comments

Pro Skater And Newest Black Flag Manager Mike Vallely Speaks Candidly About The Band And The Road



Added by Zineiac on January 9, 2014 at 12:00am — 2 Comments

New for the New Year


Added by Antiquated Future on January 5, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments

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