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EZL FOMO

(disclaimer: this is just a personal reflection, obviously I don't speak for the whole zine library!) In April my wife Abi and I left our home in Kirkcaldy for a 6 month bike ride across Europe. We were both excited to go but sad to leave lots of things, including the Edinburgh Zine Library behind.... Continue Reading →

Ghosts, a story about learning to live with voices.

(Disclaimer: this 100% would be a zine if I wasn't currently cycling through France, so bear with.) SPOILER ALERT - lots of chat of the plot of Ghosts CW: experiences of voice hearing, unusual experiences, liberal interpretation of a comic sitcom 'Watch this with me, it's funny and I want to watch it with you.' My... Continue Reading →

S.A.D Party Fife #1

When I went to the local mental health support service, they told me that there was a men's group and a women's group, and I could join the women's group after some 1-on-1 sessions. Not exactly the informal, queer-friendly, peer support group I'd hoped for. I got in touch with a customer at the cafe... Continue Reading →

Shadow Song

This is a 8 page A5 black and white comic drawn with brush pen, fine liner and a white Posca marker. It was inspired by a walk that took me past the closed Forth Park Hospital in Kirkcaldy, and a mountain goats song. It's about loss, ownership, and the spaces of our dreamscape. A very... Continue Reading →

Kirkcaldy Selkies Tote Bag

Abi and I decided to facilitate a screen print your own tote activity at a day-long community event in Kirkcaldy where we would be running the Kanvas Art Club Corner. I decided to come up with a design based around our new home of Kirkcaldy, on the Fife coast. One of the joys of living... Continue Reading →

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