In Ukrainian-American novelist Yuriy Tarnawsky’s new trilogy The Placebo Effect (JEF Books), the themes of alienation, abandonment, and fear of death, developed in Like Blood in Water and elaborated in The Future of Giraffes, respectively the first and second book of The Placebo Effect Trilogy, …
Tao of Stubbie Pencil
44p, full color, 5.5"x8.5"
This zine is SO STRANGE. Mitchell pairs individually copyrighted, intensely photoshopped illustrations of different flavors of pencil stubs with an accompanying personality analysis. I don't see the "Tao" here but I do see that you have got to be a mega-weirdo to make a zine like this, an artifact of bizarro thought process rolled out to the extreme... and get ready folks - cuz there's also a sequel. -EF