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

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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…

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

Autistic Zine

(Currently Untitled Autistic Zine - 2013)

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…

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Added by Jordan / Feral Is My Heart on January 15, 2014 at 3:36pm — 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…

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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.…

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

Profile

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…

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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.

We’re…

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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…

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

Zine open day, 25 January 2014

Hello zine folks,



Take Care Distro will be having our first open day for 2014 at the end of this month. You will be able to browse and buy zines from our catalogue of pretty wonderful stuff! Here are the details:



When - Saturday 25 January, 12-5pm

Where - Junior Gazette, Level 1, 91 Railway Pde, Marrickville NSW 2204



(Accessibility - JG is up a staircase and has no lift)



Also featured will be a mini exhibition of works on paper by one Syd… Continue

Added by Take Care Zine Distro on January 11, 2014 at 6:08pm — No 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.

http://musea.wordpress.com/2014/01/11/house-building-smaller-is-better/

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 (…

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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

BLACK FLAG MANAGER MIKE VALLELY AND BAND FOUNDER GREG GINN…

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Added by The Zine-iac on January 9, 2014 at 12:00am — 2 Comments

New for the New Year

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

'Larry' issue six...

So, it's been a good twenty or so months since I last made an issue of 'Larry', but number six finally got finished late last year. This one is A5, 28 pages long, photocopied in black and white, and as always tied with string and wrapped with a cartridge-paper cover with a lil' window cut out.

Amongst other things, this one has writings on a love of…

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Added by Lee Taylor on January 5, 2014 at 1:15pm — No Comments

First Quizzical of the Year

First Quizzical of This Year

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

This week’s quiz question is ‘name that novel – we’ll know the author right away -’ and solve your love life while you’re at it. This quote is a conversation where boy X is telling about his love woes to girl “Y”. And her response ( which is so simple and good that it fits just about anyone in love). For extra credit, not only name the novel but the characters talking. Here…

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Added by Tom Hendricks on January 3, 2014 at 10:55am — No Comments

New Years Day Message from Musea : Getting the Country Back

Jan. 1 2014. Getting the Country Back in Shape

Brand new year readers. Want to end stalemate in government and get the country back in good shape?

There is a catch:



You’ll have to open your mind to new ideas!!!



the problem is not

finding solutions

the problem is more

opening the door

of minds closed

to those solutions!



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1. Call for a National Hiring Day – to get the economy… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on January 1, 2014 at 10:55am — No Comments

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