brings together classic, out of print issues of Cometbus magazine,
including 'Lanky' (a novella), 'Back to the Land' (an oral history of
the children of hippie homesteaders) plus sixty other interviews and
short stories. The text is lovingly handwritten, interspersed with bold
Ask Me About Zines design.
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Art is laser printed on paper with plastic cover and manufactured in our shop in North Portla..
Punk rock adventure comics by Liz Prince, creator of Alone Forever, Tomboy, and Will You Still Love Me If I Wet The Bed?
Often humorous, sometimes poignant, and almost always embarrassing, these autobiographical stories are an essential addition to your LIZ-brary. Enjoy!
A meta zine! I love talking about zines and this zine is like having a
conversation with zinesters about zines and zine culture. It's a comp
zine with a good variety of perspectives and voices. There's discussions
about zines and their relation to punk, notes from zine fests, the
Your favorite zines about zines and zine culture!
Behind the Zines #9, released in January of 2020! Another issue packed with zine-nerd gold! This zine about zines is for people who are already deeply involved in the culture.
Cover by John, of King Cat Comics! So happy to have h..
I haven't made an issue Brainscan in four years and I hope that this zine helps to explain why. Brainscan 21 explores my recognition of being in an emotionally abusive relationship, the attempts on both parts to right wrongs, the failure to do so, and gathering the strength to take the next step..
Released at the 2012 Chicago Zine Fest
A split zine with Brainscan #29 and no More Coffee #4
Brainscan #29 - Ben Spies (no more coffee zine) threw out the challenge of fiction to my land of perzines and this is the grim result. These three short stories are my stab at fiction wrapped in the us..
Brainscan #33 DIY Witchery (an exploration of Secular Witchcraft)
In 20 years of publishing Brainscan zine there is one incredibly important thing in my life that I have not written about, and that is witchcraft. I am a witch and I have been studying and practicing witchcraft for over a decade an..
In January 2020 there was an article/review of a witchcraft book where the author attempted to become a witch in a week by following the ideas in the book. They came to the conclusion that modern witches were anti-vax climate and change deniers.
The internet witches freaked out! One cle..
With the hyperbolic zeal and rancor of a true bookseller, Aaron Cometbus brings to life his chosen family: the booksellers of New York City. A Bestiary of Booksellers is for anyone who has sold books long enough to have it seep into their identity, but it’s also for all manner of boo..
I love Cometbus interview issues! This one is interviews with cartoonist:
Gabrielle Bell, Robin Enrico, Jeffrey Lewis, Julia Wertz, Bill Kartalopoulos, Gary Panter, Adrian Tomine, Ben Katchor, Paul Levitz, Drew Friedman, Karen Green, Gabe Fowler, Kim Deitch, Al Jaffee
portraits by Nate Powell,..