angry confetti volume III
34 pages. this is a beautifully illustrated perzine about the author’s experience being raped by someone who presents as sex positive and feminist and dealing with the aftermath of that. it is also about gender, cats, and self care. sara’s writing is raw and full of truths.
apoyo 55 páginas. support zine traducido a español. este es un zine para apoyar a personas que han sido abusadas sexualmente. trata de la violencia sexual, la trauma, sanar, y el apoyo. $3.50 (en blanco y negro, la tapa no está en color.) encargue.
doris 15: d.i.y. anti-depression guide 26 pages. the best zine i have ever read, seriously. this is an issue of doris zine that is almost entirely comics about depression. cindy crabb’s do it yourself guide to getting out of bed, drinking tea, pretending you’re a trained assassin and feeling a little bit better. hilarious and…
high on burning photographs 18 pages. a sweet personal zine about family, self injury, welfare rights organizations, graffiti and pittsburgh. $1 place an order.
ladders & hips: an open letter to the boys in my life 38 pages. an open letter to boys and men, friends, lovers, and comrades about the disconnect between feminist analysis and lived experience, especially in punk and radical communities. about harriet tumban, support, and the author’s experiences with an eating disorder, sexual violence, and…
my feminist manifesta: a call-out to men 54 pages. a powerful, emotional appeal to men to feel the weight of sexual violence and to work to end it. about how prevalent and fucked up sexual assault and rape are, what it’s like to live under that threat, and how sexual violence is reinforced in small,…
potentially heartwrenching distractions and other wonderful possibilities 25 pages. nonfiction stories and letters about traveling, love, and feeling awkward. sweet, heartfelt writing. $2 place an order.
pretend that i am a poem: a zine for when you are feeling funny, or maybe just for when i am 18 pages. about sexual assault and trauma, with an essay by audre lorde. $2 place an order.
readin & fightin 3: insisting on literature by women of color the mental health/education issue this is a great zine by camille yarnover that is part of a series that begins when she decides to only read books written by women of color. the readin & fightin series is her processing both her reading list…
support 64 pages. an intense and beautiful zine about sexual violence, trauma, healing, and support. full of comics, questions, letters, articles, and people writing about their deeply personal experiences. a cathartic read. $4 pdf available online at http://www.phillyspissed.net/node/18 place an order.
trial & error 1; featuring dreams, complaints, hpv, and an interview with a member of chicago based JANE 30 pages. personal zine, heavy on the text, features an interview with a member of the underground abortion collective JANE. $2 place an order.
trial & error 2; featuring spring, hope, bad ideas, and some ideations about polyamory 22 pages. personal zine, heavy on the text with a couple comics. $2 place an order.
trial & error #3: the ghost issue
two half size zines (14 and 20 pages) come together in a handmade envelope. this issue explores different ideas of ghosts – as hauntings and as traumatic memories that live in our bodies and are transmitted intergenerationally. about sexual violence, epigenetics, crows, the physiology of stress, and moms.
trial & error 4: travel stories
half size, 26 pages. the fourth installation of the perzine series trial & error, this issue features drawings and travel stories from the pacific northwest, southern us, desert, and california. with ruminations on insomnia, traveling with a chronic illness, and what it means to be home.
trial & error 5: kudzu half size, 10 pages. spanish/english. about kudzu, zarzamoras, learning spanish, and being consumed by things. $1 place an order.
words are not enough: lip service to two years working with people in crisis 36 pages. one person’s reflections on working in homeless and domestic violence shelters, moving essays about how the shelter systems are totally fucked and reproduce violence $2 place an order.