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MIND SONGS and BODY SONGS (Digital download)


MIND SONGS and BODY SONGS are a pair of spiritual and wellness zines featuring poetry and illustration, a collaboration between Taleen Kali and Yumi Sakugawa.

Digital download: $1.99 for both zines!

MIND SONGS An illustrated poetry zine by Yumi Sakugawa and Taleen Kali.

A series of miniature poems and illustrations exploring the healing powers of the emotional mind. Written by Taleen between 2011-2014. Ink brush pen on paper illustrations by Yumi between 2014-2015.

Debuted at L.A. Art book Fair in 2015, first run with pastel pink cover SOLD OUT. Reprinted for L.A. Zine Fest 2016 in neon pink to complement the debut of its sequel, BODY SONGS.

BODY SONGS A yoga poetry zine by Taleen Kali and Yumi Sakugawa, the sequel to MIND SONGS.

A sequence of 10 yoga instructions in the form of poems, accompanied by illustrated guides, which range from breathing exercises, visualizations as well as conventional "asana" physical exercises. Written by Taleen between 2015-2016 during her journey teaching traditional and punk rock yoga at music venues in Los Angeles. Digitally illustrated by Yumi in 2016. Debuted at L.A. Zine Fest 2016.

In PDF format.