Simplify your holiday shopping this year with this holiday guide from Wasted Ink Zine Distro! Zines make the perfect gift because they're personable, artistic, educational, and offer connections between the creator and reader. Now more than ever zine distros depend on your purchases to survive the challenges of this year. When you shop with WIZD, you support the distro, each amazing zine creator, and our US Postal Service. Please take a look through our zine bundles to find the perfect gift to bless your special folks with. We are almost certain you will find what you're looking for! Our zine bundles are discounted, range in price from $9.00-$27.00, come with two pieces of mystery zine swag, and ship the same day they're ordered. Please share this holiday gift guide! Thank you!
Offerings of Hope Zine Bundle
This zine bundle is all about hope! All bundles include 2 pieces of mystery zine swag and are shipped the same day the order is placed.
Queerness and Hope by Zettie Shapey
This queer hope zine is a co-created anthology first born 6 years ago. Equal parts comic strips, queer theory/affect theory/theory on hope, collages, drawings, poetry, reflections on being gay and alive and hoping, reflections on being gay and alive and not hoping. Let it gut you let it thrill you let it give you permission to hope a little. It's50 pages and full-color.
***Content warning: one piece talks about suicide.*** That piece has a content warning at the top.
Growing Hope by Rachel Bard
Growing Hope follows the life of a robot and neglected plant who, out of loneliness, download the advertised friendly robot, HopeTM. This comic is printed on a beautiful navy blue cardstock with metallic bronze ink, highlighting the robotic and space theme of its contents.
Poetry Fan Zine Bundle
This zine bundle contains three zines with poetry inside to soothe your soul. All bundles include 2 pieces of mystery zine swag and are shipped the same day the order is placed.
Little Awakenings by Mara Ray Michael
"For me and anyone else that might be doubting their magic."
This poetry chapbook is full of 39 one-page poems by poet and zine maker Mara Ray Michaels. Her poems touch on life, death, rebirth, growth, childhood, nature, desire and much more. It's a journey for the imagination and we encourage you to see for yourself!
Prickly Words For Wounds by Amy Tea
Prickly Words For Wounds is a poetry chapbook with collage elements by poet Amy Tea. This zine is perfect bound and printed in Kingman Arizona!
"I wrote most of these pieces while I was on the rag or having a panic attack in the desert. Maybe some day the will be songs and I can sing them to you."
Feel Better by Rosie Accola
Feel Better is a mini zine full of poetry for the 20-something heart ache. It touches on relationships, the punk scene and the monotony of work life all through poetic embellishment. This zine comes from Chicago Illinois and was published in 2016.
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