Out for the Portland Zine Symposium August 23-24, 2008
Brainscan #23 contains a few stories taken from a one off zine I did as well as a few new stories. My favorite one is about a situation I was in while visiting NYC and met and Ex-Boyfriend and his wife...and hilarity ensues. Interspersed in the zine are travel stories that didn't really go as far as the travel written about. These are almost like postcards written about silly situations and fun, and not so fun times. Some of the stories included are about high school road trips and Salt Lake City urban legends, touring with a band, spending a summer using auto drive away to move other peoples' cars, and both the Cut & Paste and Copy & Destroy zine tours in 2003.
The last two issues of Brainscan have been very focused on single subjects, but this one is about amusing stories and life experiences woven with my usual high contrast cut and past layout expressing the play between words and images as some people call it, typical Brainscan zine. If you like Brainscan you will probably like it. 40 pages¼ legal. This is the first printing and leftovers from the zine symposium, later versions will have a different into, but the content will remain the same.