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Monthly Archives: July, 2011

Gag Me With A . . .

Hailing from Long Beach, California, Gag Me With A . . . is a pic’n’mix of counter-culture, essays, collage, photos, poetry and music. Featuring a roll call of far-flung contributors, … Continue reading

July 22, 2011 · Leave a comment

24 Hour Zine Thing

If you’ve dawdled over getting a zine out there, now’s your perfect excuse. The 24 Hour Zine Thing is an annual project which calls on participants to create a brand … Continue reading

July 20, 2011 · Leave a comment


Waxxx is Liverpool’s chronicle of debauchery. From a distance it may look like a respectable broadsheet, but appearances can be deceiving — the magazine is a no-holds-barred tour through the … Continue reading

July 15, 2011 · Leave a comment

Dig Deep

Heather just turned 32, and enjoys her life more and more with every year that passes. Dig Deep is a celebration of this optimistic spirit, focusing on all the little … Continue reading

July 13, 2011 · Leave a comment

Create Your Own Job

Create Your Own Job is a short, to the point manual for making your ideas happen. It’s filled with practical advice about applying for funding and setting up projects, as … Continue reading

July 12, 2011 · Leave a comment

Mild Peril

Is something big happening in Norwich lately? It definitely seems like, with the spate of fanzines that have been flying out of it. Mild Peril‘s a prime example — as … Continue reading

July 11, 2011 · Leave a comment

Here. In My Head

Can you have purple hair and still be shy? Yes, says writer Catherine Elms, but people will make countless assumptions about your personality. It’s one of many contradictions discussed in … Continue reading

July 11, 2011 · Leave a comment