It’s that time again! Send us your prose, your poetry, your lewd drawings, your dirty photos, your maddening interviews conducted with yourself and a Yak Bak at 4am. We love works of all types from all sorts of Chicagoans. If you’re not a current or former Windy Citizen, then let our city take center stage in the best fanfic you’ve yet to write. More details can be found at our submission page.

PRIORITY DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 7th (We’ve gotta get this baby out for the Chicago Zine Fest on March 10th)

Issue #2 Available Now!

Chicago IRL #2 is available locally in Chicago at Quimby’s Bookstore, Chicago Comics, and Women and Children First. You may also purchase issue #2 online below. Online orders receive the perk of a mix CD by DJ Erik Roldan and a set of 3 artist postcards from former contributors.

Chicago IRL $20.00

Chicago IRL #2

Some love from Quinnford + Scout

Photographer power couple Quinnford + Scout write, “Brilliant stuff by Parker Khouri, Dale Lazarov, Bastian Jonsson and Yann Duminil.”

Help send Vincent to Banff!

 Chicago IRL #2 contributor Vincent Chevalier/Hyperflesh Markup Language is raising funds for an artist residency at the Banff Centre. Your booty could look this fine if you help support his project!

Who says you can only cyber one day a year?

For a super cyber sexy sale, we’re reprinting issue #1 at a cuter size and a lower price! Order #1 & #2 together for only $20 for a limited time.