Last year, #SNATCHPOWER debuted our first Zine (which is an independent, D.I.Y. form of a magazine) at the L.A. Zine Fest ! The zine included art/photography from our Bangkok and Tokyo chapters, writings from Uhuru and Semi, and it was the first time anyone got to read “FIGHT IN HEELS“!

The front and back of our first #SNATCHPOWER zine.

If you’re just tuning in: “Fight In Heels” is a sci-fi, fan-fiction, short story written by sondriaWRITES about our collective!

Here’s the trailer, created by Lovebox Studios.

THIS YEAR our zine included just the LITTEST of black-woman writings ranging from song lyrics to social media posts and poems. Before we unveiled that, though, we attended the festival’s pre-reading at A SHOP CALLED QUEST and the Uhuruverse babysat the baby elder, Wolverine AND captured this clip of Sondria reading non-fiction for the first time.

Here’s a snippet of “Oh Shit I’m MOM”…

Our 2016 zine sold out! So this year, we came a bit more ambitiously–joining forces with FUPU and EARTH ARROW.  We had t-shirts, music, and two zines for sale! The 2nd #SNATCHPOWER zine, AND the fan zine for the

The Uhuruverse and sondriaWRITES at the #SNATCHPOWER table for L.A. Zine Fest 2017, photo by Amelia Burns

Make Love, Do Work, and SNATCH POWER,


May 28-29th, L.A. Zine Fest Gets SNATCHED!


We are excited to announce that we will be holding down a table at the L.A. Zine Fest again this year!!! Last year we debuted our first #SNATCHPOWER Zine and we’re excited to present our second one!  We will also be presenting the FUPU Zine, and other goodies– so meet up with us on May 29th at 110 E. 9th St. 90079 to purchase your very own copy!! Last year we only printed 100 and the SOLD OUT!


Before Sunday’s festivities we will be a part of a more intimate gathering of Zinesters, the L.A. Zine Fest Pre-Reading, at A Shop Called Quest, 300 S. Santa Fe Los Angeles, CA, and you should pull up to hear Snatch Scribe Extraoridnaire, sondriaWRITES, read NON-FICTION for the first time!  She’ll be reading from “ohShitImMOM”, excerpts from her forthcoming book that can be found in this year’s SNATCHPOWER ZINE!!

IT’S LIT MUHFUCKAS!! DON’T MISS THIS EVENT! The written word is our opportunity to record our own HERSTORY and we do not take it lightly.  Let ’em know!