Issue 33

Goldstein on Goldstein

The nature of holy By Heather O’Neill Goldstein, Zuuzuu and I are driving back to Montreal from the beach. There is a baby shark in a blue jar of formaldehyde in the back seat of the car. I bought it in a store the size of a closet. When I am eighty, before I die, […]

Editor’s Note

By Lindsay Gibb I’ve always had a problem with food. In grade school I used to give away my lunch every day and if I ate anything it was just the crackers that came with a square of peanut butter and a little red stick to spread it. In high school I was called down […]

Deleted Zines

Digging the dirt on ex-zinesters By Nathaniel G. Moore “When I was six or seven I had a subscription to Owl magazine,” Carpenter begins, taking her time in between bites, (we’re sitting foam-side at a local Laundromat sharing a tofu lion’s mane of coleslaw). “In one issue,” she continues, “they had a page you could […]

Zine Philosophy

Why I write cookzines By jae steele or me, “it all vegan” six years ago on a little herb farm in Nova Scotia, when I fell in love with a vegan. He was charming, and passionate about wanting nothing to do with the consumption of animals–in the food he was eating or the belt that […]


By Salvatore Difalco He saw himself tented, with a little plastic window. Inside there, looking out. He saw the talking globe of the world and talked back to it under his breath. The skeleton hanging by the blackboard knew him, shook slightly when he stared at it. And the hamster Rafael knew him. He fed […]


Recipe for Disaster

An Army of Shy

Letter From the Editor

Your Rotten, Truth Spouting Face

TRADE: Queer Things (1999-2006)

The Fat Femme Mafia

Living off the City

Art That Won’t Be Boxed In

Good Gentrified Grub

Film and Video Arts Society of Alberta

Cut and Paste…And Go to Jail?

Bad Bands and Good Career Moves

The Trickle Down Gourmet Prepares a Hogtown Recycling Feast

Edible Artistry

Food Hacking

Food For Thought

All-You-Can-Grow Buffet

Still Life

The Future of Food

World Traveller Adventures


Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Rick Raxlen, Animator and Social Commentator

Automatic Vaudeville Studios: Your Hi-Class DVD Volume Two


Vegan Porn


Fall of Autumn

Hush Trish Kelly: food and secrets from east Vancouver

The AntiCraft


Cryptome Eyeball Series

Pink Tentacle

Various Artists – Zombie Night in Canada, Vol. 2

Various Artists – See You on the Moon

Various Artists – Rythmo Tropicale: Noises de Isla de Montréal

Various Artists – Jamaica to Toronto: Soul, Funk & Reggae 1967-1974

Various Artists – Cavalcade of the Scars

Voxtrot – Mothers, Sisters, Daughters & Wives

Spymachine Sixteen – The Soap from the Soapbox Makes My Dirty Feet Slide

David P. Smith – Striving for a New Tomorrow

Shulz – What Apology

Polidicks – Mutenation

Pointed Sticks – Waiting for the Real Thing

The Pickups – CD, Beautifully Misguided Records

Sandro Perri – Sandro Perri Plays Polmo Polpo

Pernille – Fire

Orillia Opry – Padio Haliaetus

The Northern Arm – The Winter Music Project

No Means No – All Roads Lead to Ausfahrt

My Sister Ocean – Beautiful Failures

My Dad Versus Yours – After Winter Must Come Spring

Mirobolus String Trio – Scrambling the Surface

Tolan McNeil – There Will Always Be a Salesman

Lullabye Arkestra – Ampgrave

Lansing-Dreiden – A Sectioned Beam

Lampshade – Modern Behavior

Knucklehead – The New Black List

Joel and the Last of the Neighbours – Antidote

Intercon – AAAAAA

Andrew Hanna – Without Blinds

Max Groadie – Cobras that Fight in Space

Ghost House – Departures

Fuck the Facts – Stigmata High-Five

Flotation Toy Warning – Bluffer’s Guide to the Flight Deck

The First Day – 2000-2003

Andre Ethier – Secondathallam

Edison Woods – Nest of Machines

The D’Urbervilles

Chrystal Donbrath-Zonga – The Park Sessions

Angela Desveaux – Wandering Eyes


Dark Blue World

The Daggers – Tear It to Pieces

Comet Gain – City Fallen Leaves

Eric Chenaux – Dull Lights

Kat Burns & Forest City Lovers – The Sun and the Wind

John Brooks – No Mean City

Bradley – Pink Pill Program

Black Bear

Bedtime, Sleepyhead – The Dangercat EP

Avec Pas D’Casque – Trois Chaudières de Sang

The American Devices – 25th Anniversary

Four Hundred Words

Writing Life

Whatcha Mean What’s A Zine? The Art of Making Zines and Mini Comics

Strange Ghosts

Shall: Ghazals

A Curious Beatitude

Pas de Deux

Home of Sudden Service

Occasional Work and Seven Walks from the Office for Soft Architecture

Tacoma Narrows