Monthly Archives: July 2009

Check out our BFF program– the best deal in town!

Subscribe to Microcosm Publishing ~ Be our Best Friend Forever! (image from – we like it) Click ME to be our BFF! Just like supporting your local farmers, we offer a “subscription” to everything that we publish! Every time we publish something new we’ll send it to your door! Perfect for people who love… Read more »

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Dwelling Portably 1990-1999

OUT NOW! “For the past 30 years, Bert and Holly have been cranking this out on a manual typewriter in their yurt. You’ll find diagrams and notes on how to make tools, portable showers, find seasonal jobs, stay warm at night while Winter camping; hitchhiking and freight train hopping guides; suggestions from people who live… Read more »

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Internship Experience

I’m halfway through my internship with Microcosm.

Before I came here, I got teased endlessly about not being “DIY enough” for Microcosm. I only ride my bike sometimes, I’m not vegan…blah blah. The publishing and distribution part, run out of Bloomington, is actually inside of a house. A far cry from the cubicles and corporate offices my friends are interning at in New York City.

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