MK Czerwiec’s (pronounced sir-wick) new book Taking Turns (Penn State University Press) shares the story of Unit 371, a shining example of excellence in the treatment and care of patients. Unit 371 was a community for thousands of patients and families affected by HIV and AIDS and the people …
My Little Friend #5.5 Here and Now
by Eryca Sender
16p, b&w, 4"x3"
Although I am near-almost-never excited about a fractional zine numbering system (no matter how small! no matter how fast! just make it the next issue!), I have resigned myself that more and more "half-issues" are rolling into the old Quimbystore. Enough of my grumping. My Little Friend's latest issue is a small and cute update of life in LA, presented in bite-sized snippets. It mostly a status report, taking stock of the whowhatwherewhyhow of what's recently been going on in Sender's world, surrounded by lovely vintagge childrens illustrations. -EF