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A to Zine  |  

A Rich Tapestry

“Whenever there was a lull in conversation or I didn’t know what to say, I’d offer the saying ‘Hey, it’s a rich tapestry!’”

Teach Me to Read  |  


Writing, like all art, needs to confuse us.

Best Wishes!  |  

Happy Thankgiving!

From Amy and all the IndieReader Staff

Teach Me to Read  |  

We’re No Better than the Terrorists

Killing is killing. There’s a commandment against it, not to mention a few laws, so stop it.

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Teach Me to Read  |  

Win For Losing

The question is how to maintain a functioning government with these right-wing Roombas getting underfoot.

Teach Me to Read  |  

The Cuban Missile Crisis In Reverse

I think the line between chemical gases and huge explosions gets fuzzier for people who don’t live in the United States.

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Teach Me to Read  |  

This Ain’t Rock and Roll, This Is Genocide

It should be clear by now that the Syrian government was behind the Miley Cyrus performance at the VMAs.

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Feature  |  

RIP H.P. Lovecraft, the Forgotten Genius of Horror

Lovecraft holds an incredibly strange and debatable place in the pantheon of American writers. His name prompts much head scratching and wondering, as most people have never even heard of him.

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Handmade  |  

Fox’s Day (A Simple Life)

Dasha Tolstikova, a self-proclaimed “Doodler Extraordinaire”, is an artist and illustrator living in Brooklyn. She is a graduate of SVA’s MFA illustration program.

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Indie Travel Guides  |  

Just In Time for Summer Vacation Planning!

There’s no time like the present to start planning your summer vacation. Be sure to take along one of these indie guidebooks when you do!

Which is Better?  |  

The Battle of the Book Pubbing Platforms!

The fight is on for who gets the most indie authors, and so far Kindle and iBooks are pretty much whooping the tar out of Barnes & Noble’s recently renamed Nook Press.

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The Comix Zone  |  

Indie Comics Get Their Own App

When it comes to finding quality, indie published comix online it’s often something of a crapshoot.