You’d think I’d watched enough episodes of Hoarders to know that buying things when you’re sad doesn’t make you happy in the long run. There have been a lot of changes in my personal life (which I won’t talk about because feelings) and my work life. OMGosh, people, we are running out of staff here! It’s depressing! It’s stressful! Sometimes retail therapy is necessary. And also gin.
After goodbye drinks for yet another coworker, I found myself near Desert Island comics in Brooklyn. I decided to drown my sorrows in zines and comics. Here’s what I got:
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I’m a sucker for a good drunken collage. You can buy your copy here.
Oh, and speaking of zines, I’ve talked a lot about my favorite one, The Do-It-Yourself Guide to Fighting the Big Motherfuckin’ Sad by Adam Gnade. Well, Pioneers Press needs to raise some money for a reprint. If you’re in the market for some new zines, help Pioneers Press meet their goal.
~Love and Libraries, Ingrid
P.S. If you were looking for Just 5 Things yesterday, you can tune in next week.