Blogs

Welcome to our collection of zine, culture and literary related blogs and websites we like. If you know of a zine related blog that should be on out list, email assisteditor@brokenpencil.com


Alien Mouth
– An online and print print journal focusing on books, reviews, and art. (Facebook)

At Length – An online magazine on art, writing, music, and photography. (Facebook)

Barnard Zine Library  – The Barnard Zine Library’s website features a frequently updated blog on zine related subjects. (Facebook)

Briarpatch Magazine – A bi-monthly print and online magazine on arts and culture. (Facebook)

Cereal with a Smile – A blog and online comic zine by Andrea Manica.

Chicago Literati  – A non-profit organization and magazine designed for independent and unknown writers in the Chicago area. (Facebook)

Comics 212 –  A Toronto based comic and graphic novel blog.

Comics Reporter – A comics blog by Tom Spurgeon featuring news, reviews, commentary, and interviews.

Drain Mag – A biannual online journal of contemporary arts and culture. (Facebook)

Drawn & Quarterly – Montreal’s best known comic and graphic novel publisher. Drawn & Quarterly’s website also features a blog. (Facebook)

Eoagh: A Journal of the Arts – An online magazine of the arts. (Facebook)

Fanzineologia (Spanish) – A spanish language blog dedicated to DIY, self-publishing, zines, comics, and small press. (Facebook)

Filip – A Vancouver based publishing organization and blog about contemporary art.

Fvck The Media – An ad-free webpaper covering music, culture, activism, and DIY culture. (Facebook)

Found Press  – An online literary magazine featuring short literary fiction and non-fiction. (Facebook)

Fuck-zines  – A zine and indie arts culture blog featuring content from around the world. (Facebook)

Gut Feelings  – An online zine/blog focused on themes of food, travel, music, and the mind. (Facebook)

Grrrls in Subculture Zine  – A hardcore feminist punk zine and blog. (Facebook)

Joyland Magazine – A magazine of short, regionally selected fiction from Canada.(Facebook)

Keep This Bag Away From Children – An online and print magazine and blog on arts and literature. Print issues are biannually and the website is regularly updated. (Facebook)

Knee Jerk Mag – An online literary journal devoted to stories and essays by both emerging and established writers. (Facebook)

Lower East Side Librarian – A blog by Jenna Freedman dedicated to books, zines, and cats.

Make – Make Media publishes books, magazines, and features a blog dedicated to DIY culture.

Midnight Fiction – Midnight Fiction started as a self-published comic from the 1970s and has since become a blog that features news about mini, self-published comics.

Open Book Toronto – Blog dedicated to the Canadian literary scene. (Facebook)

Paper Droids  – An online magazine for geek girls. (Facebook)

Sequential – Canadian comics and culture blog featuring news, reviews, and commentary. (Facebook)

Shameless Magazine – An independent magazine dedicated to feminism for girls and trans youth. (Facebook)

Steel Bananas – An arts collective and publishing house operating in Canada and the UK. Features content on artist books, zines, and literary work to name a few. (Facebook)

Tinderbox Poetry  – An online poetry journal.(Facebook)

Zine Hunter – A blog focusing on fanzines, small press, art zines, comics, and DIY publishing. (Facebook)

Zine Nation – A zine, microfilm, and DIY culture blog with zine reviews and interviews. (Facebook)