Pastaklan Vesla is a media science fiction fanzine by Michelle Malkin, with Kathy Surgenor and Peggy Barilla.
Devoted mainly to the television series Star Trek, the fanzine was released from 1970 to 1980.
The first issue was published in 1970. It featured writing by Mick Allister, Ruth Berman (Despatch, Inside Star Trek, T-Negative, The Star Trek Songbook), P. Gonzales, Deborah Kogan (The Vorpal Sword), Jacqueline Lichtenberg, and the editors.
Issue 2 appeared in the winter of 1970. Contributions of writing came from Mick Allister, Ruth Berman, Jacqueline Lichtenberg, D. Carol Roberts (Impulse), Donald Stanley, and the editors.
Poetry was by Glenanna Garrett, Michelle Malkin, and Kathy Surgenor.
Issue 3 was released in Spring 1971. Artwork was by Allan Asherman, Gail Barton (Eridani Triad), Grant Canfield, Danielle Dabbs, C. Lee Healy, Claire Mason, D. Carol Roberts, Pam Tacoma, and Ellen Winder.
Writing was by Mick Allister, Rusty Hancock, C. Lee Healy, Jacqueline Lichtenberg, Shirley S. Maiewsky, Carol Pruitt, Norma Smith, Mike Sobota, Donald Stanley, and Pat Zotti.
The fourth issue was published in Winter 1972. Contributions of artwork came from Connie Reich (Interphase), Craig Fincannon, Greg Jein, Karen Flannery, Mary Schaub, Ellen Winder, and Susan Wolfe.
Writing was by Carmen Carter, Kathie Farnell, Pat Kinely, Jacqueline Lichtenberg, G.L. Natno, Mary H. Schaub, Norma Smith, Dawna Snyder, Don Sobwick, Donald Stanley, and Joyce Yasner (Eel-Bird Banders' Bulletin).
After several years break, issue 5 came out in Summer 1978. It was edited by Michelle Malkin and Peggy Barilla.
Artwork was by Allan Andres, Peggy Barilla, M.L. Steve Barnes, Kathy Bushman, Karen Flannery, Bo McKendrick, and Ginnie Reynolds.
Writing was by Mick Allister, Peggy Barilla, M.L. Steve Barnes, Madeleine Dale, Peter David, Lindsey Love, Michelle Malkin, Ginnie Reynolds, Davin Sanders, Mary H. Schaub, Jane Thomasson, and Pat Zotti.
Issue 6, published Spring 1980, was edited by Michelle Malkin, and was the last issue.
Contributors of artwork included David Allen, Allan Asherman, Marie Dominquez, Karen Flannery, Carolyn Hillard, Dale Holman, Vida Hull, Shona Jackson, Bo McKendrick, D. Carol Roberts, Mary Schaub, Pam Tacoma, and Allyson Whitfield.
A potfolio of Dr. Who portraits were by Stephanie Hawkes.
Writing was by Peggy Barilla, M.L. Steve Barnes, Carmen Carter, Mary E. Cowan, Lori Dell, Linda Frankel, Judith Gran, Vida Hull, Pat Kinely, Linda Knights, Patricia Long, Barbara Lorenstein, Michelle Malkin, G.L. Natno, Shirley Passman, Donald Sobwick, Miriam Rogow, and Roberta Rogow.
Michelle Malkin had previously published The Vorpal Sword with Deborah Kogan.