She has been publishing her perzine, Indigo, since 1995 (issue #19 was released in fall of 2016). She also conceived and organized the Ephemera Festival, a celebration of zines and DIY culture held at DePaul University. The first Ephemera Festival took place in fall 2005, the second in fall 2007 and the third in fall 2009.
Michelle also founded the Kentucky Fried Zine Fest (KFZ) in 2014.
You can learn more at KFZ.org