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The fifth issue of Printaissance, Five by Five, has been scripted, snipp'd, and pasted together. A fun and fairly personal issue of the zine is full of original poetry and personal insights into my life. The tales and themes of the sections have all come from fives! You will have to arrange a trade…Continue
...well a little belated. I actually got it ready for release at the tail end of August, but have been too busy to actually post about it. Well, here it is!
The fourth issue is a socio-political lit zine which uses historical accounts, modern day headlines, poetry, angry hippie insights and more to compile this ranty look at the parallels in the fall of Rome and the…Continue
Added by Rob Bowen on September 6, 2011 at 5:06pm — No Comments
Zero Hour is unlike the other issues of Printaissance in some very key ways, while remaining true to some of the style and format that has made Printaissance so popular among ones of readers. A very random mix of rants, musings, poems, Dr. Who trivia/game and oh so much more that all came together in under 24 to meet the deadline for the 24hr. Zine Thing 2011.
Just like all Printaissance issues there is a two page ‘centerfold’, this one contains a timeline of the construction of the…Continue
Added by Rob Bowen on July 4, 2011 at 10:46pm — No Comments
The third issue of my zine Printaissance is cut, pasted, and ready for consumption! Once again this is a per/lit zine mixing personal anecdotes, original poetry, and some truly personal insights into my writing and the muses that guide my pen to fill the chapters of this new issue. It is titled This is for my Muses and is focused on those literary inspirers of the written word!
Issue 3 (26 half page pages / available strictly for trade)
**Note** : I have…Continue
Added by Rob Bowen on June 17, 2011 at 3:06pm — No Comments
The second issue of my new zine Printaissance is ready to ship! It is a per/lit zine mixing personal anecdotes, original poetry, and some ranty socio-political commentary and myth busting to bring this new issue to life. It is titled 56 Herbs and is focused on that favorite gateway drug of choice for millions of people across the globe, Marijuana!
Issue 2 (28 half page pages /$3 or trade)
Added by Rob Bowen on February 28, 2011 at 9:53pm — No Comments
Added by Rob Bowen on January 24, 2011 at 3:05pm — No Comments
My lovely partner, and source of all of my inspiration, Persephone Pomegranate rubbed off on me, and I have officially thrown my hat into the zine making arena! She guided me here and I am ready to dive right in! I'm a writer/podcaster whose love of words knows no bounds, and now I can proudly and officially proclaim that I too, make zines!
For years I have sat on the proverbial zine sidelines, watching Persephone make and receive amazing volume after volume of creatively imagined and…Continue
Added by Rob Bowen on January 16, 2011 at 3:59pm — No Comments