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2022-10-06 ● Maka(walang)hiya

An animated gif of pixel art of bushes of makahiya plants opening and closing, with a wooden sign that says makawalanghiya distro against a backdrop of the sky and some grass.

My buddy Keet and I started a zine distro called MakaWalangHiya Distro and we finally debuted at Canzine! I know it’s a mouthful, but it’s a play on words, after the makahiya plant (aka Touch-Me-Not, or mimosa pudica, because its leaves shyly close up when touched) and the concept of “walang hiya“ (having no shame) in Filipino culture.

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