to the world of zines!
There was a time a few years
ago when a prevalence of America Online "zines" or online magazines
existed, and I was part what was called: The Zine World which meant that
it was cyberspace related and seperate from the "real World" or material
people and glossy magazines.
These zines were created
though basically text-only and were rather creative considering almost
no graphics were used - since graphics, at that time, took minutes,
instead of seconds, to load, and broadbrand or cable internet was not
yet available. This website is a showcase of my zines, and a look
back in AOL and internet history.
We had a group of highly
dedicated editors, include those of Backstreet Backpack,
My younger brother is now
even creating this own paper magazine. It must run in the
The journey began in
1999 and ended in about 2001