A coping mechanism for our poor mental health that we use at Coin-Operated Press is to step outside at least once a day. We give ourselves a task on this small outdoor adventure to take photographs of a different thing each time, and if we can manage it, walking further and further away from our […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Depression Walks Zine
SPOOKY SCARY SKELETONS CALL YOU FORTH TO SUBMIT TO THE COIN-OPERATED PRESS HALLOZINE PART 2!!! Grab your broomstick, sharpen your fangs, carve your pumpkins, and channel all of your spookiest energy to submit your creepy creations to part two of our Halloween themed zine! We want to see your love poem to a vampire, your […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: HALLOZINE PART 2
To celebrate Earth Day 2021 Coin-Operated Press would like to welcome you to submit to the Earth Zine! We would love for you to share your thoughts on the Climate Crisis, your tips for living a more environmentally friendly lifestyle, which animals you will miss the most if they are driven to extinction, your Earth […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Earth Zine
Applications are now open for the Coin-Operated Press VACCZINE! We are super excited to create this second part to our launching Quaranzine! This Vacczine will be all about the COVID-19 vaccine, and how you are all feeling about the current pandemic situation. We would love you to respond with your thoughts on the crisis, how […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Vacczine
Applications are now open for our zine celebrating Relationships! In this loved up month of February we want you to share your relationship stories! In this zine we are celebrating all the forms of love that humans can express… be that romances, friendships, love for your family, affection doted on your pets, and everything else […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Relationships Zine
Applications are now open for our zine celebrating Scottish Poetry! Grab your pens, laptops, typewriters, or ink and quill and get writing your best impression of Rabbie Burns, or an ode to a deep-fried mars bar, or a haiku about that time you stepped on a thistle, a heartfelt sonnet about your first time catching […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Scottish Poetry Zine
CALLING ALL LGBT+ FOLKS! Zine call-out for poetry. APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN! Send us your words! We want to create a zine that spreads awareness of invisible illness, chronic pain, and disability within the queer community. It Share your confusion, your anxiety, your anger, and your activism. Share your passions, your goals, your achievements. […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: We Are Here Poetry Zine!
Coin-Operated Press Festivals Zine! Applications are now open! We were so gutted to learn that the Edinburgh Festivals were cancelled this year – and so many other wonderful festivals throughout the world – due to Covid-19! This is a massive blow to the art community, so we wanted to celebrate our love for festivals, music, […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Festivals!