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This weekend is a rare beast - I actually have it off.
Tomorrow (Saturday) I will be taking part in the 24 Hour Zine Thing event that Tangleball in Auckland is hosting. From noon Saturday til noon Sunday I will be taking part in an event of concentrated creativity.
It is the first time I have done the 24 Hour Zine Challenge, I have done NaNoWriMo and the like before - a month of writing madness but I have never done a full on challenge in such a short space of time.
Added by Kirsty Win on July 8, 2011 at 4:26am — No Comments
I used to stay up late, tapping away at my computer keyboard or reading a book when I should of turned the lights out hours ago.
Getting older I try to get to bed at a reasonable hour, especially if I am working the next morning. While I could stay up as late as I wanted to (being an adult does have its advantages) I find I have lost my night owl tendancies.
However when I am inspired, that is a whole other story. There have been instances where an idea has struck me…Continue
I made my first zine (and so far the only perzine I have ever finished) back in 2002. I was about 16/17 and was very proud of it even though I rushed to get it finished in time for a concert.
The last zine I made was back in 2005/2006 (I can't remember which year exactly).
With 2011: The Revenge of Print I was all set with enthusiasm and ideas to do zines this year.
I have various bits of paper around with what I wanted to have in issue two of On A Sugar High. Skipping…Continue
Added by Kirsty Win on June 2, 2011 at 7:07pm — No Comments