Queer Love Zine <3

Queer Love Zine showcases queer love in all its forms. In this issue: an interview between queer bffs, tons of queer art and poetry, and an essay on the intricacies of queer relationships.


Thanks for reading! I’m so excited and happy to announce that Queer Love Zine is now being stocked at Artbook @ MoMA PS1 in New York. (✿ ♥‿♥) ! Most recently showcased at Brooklyn Zine Fair!

If you’d like to send submissions for Issue 2 – email loversurreal@gmail.com with your name and intended medium, or fill out the form below.

Much Love, Dan

Issue 1 Contributors:

Cover by Tori Jenkins
You can find them here: @artist.they on Instagram
and on Twitter @gaymediainc

“Living Your Life” is by Joseph Kolb
You can find him on Instagram @nurselogger and on Twitter also @nurselogger

Interview: Queer BFFs features Jorge Ivan Velez interviewing their best friend Donald Grim. Velez can be found on Twitter @funnylinkedin and on Instagram @blushbloombreath. Grim can be found on Twitter @littlebugman and on Instagram @riversfomo

“Underground Wires” is by Kyra Gregory. She can be found on Instagram @kyragregoryart

Dana Chan, whose illustration of a carousel appears on page 27, is a designer, zine-ster and poet from the Bay Area. They also go by Dan Tat. Find them on Instagram @canofdanchan

“Mine” is by Maryam Kausar. You can find Maryam on Instagram @triedraws

“Girlfriends” is by Xiaoxia Ye. You can find Ye on Instagram @artofxiao

The Charlie Brown collage on page 12 is by Alanis Alvarez. You can find her on Instagram @alanismakesart and on Twitter @alanispotus

“Spacetime” is by Ameera Iftekhar. You can find Ameera on Instagram @ameerakatofficial

SQUAD portraits on page 5 and 14-7 are by Vincent Luu. You can find him on Instagram @cytherial_ and on Twitter also @Cytherial_

“Seedlings” is by Sunny Liu. You can find Sunny on Twitter @AReturnToForm

The comic on page 24 is by Kristel Bugayong, a queer Filipina comic artist and illustrator from the Bay Area. Find her on Instagram @kristelbugayong

Glo Mercado, whose watercolor is on page 26, can be found on Instagram @glartsyfartsy

“To Stonewall” is by Leelu Ravi who you can find on Instagram @curleefriess

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