The next big thing
Whew. Thanks so much to all of you who contributed ... this project was fully funded in less than 24 hours. Nineteen days to go! Which means there might be a bit of cash kicking around after all zine expenses are paid for.
Since I woke up this morning, I've been scheming up cool projects to fund with any surplus. My existing list of dreams includes:
- Adding pages to Our Bodies, Our Bikes (this might be a necessity, as there is so much good material), and maybe having two colors on the inside and a larger page format.
- Commissioning a run of custom Taking the Lane cycling caps from Little Package. My vision for these is detailed and vivid. I just need to buy the fabric and pay Caroline.
What's your vote? Costs vary widely, but I'll set a new goal accordingly. Whee!
Thanks again. You all made my day.
pledged of $300 goal
seconds to go
Nov 8, 2011 - Nov 29, 2011
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A copy of Taking the Lane #5, mailed to you. (International backers, please add $2 to this and any of the below pledges.)Estimated delivery: Dec 2011
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Taking the Lane #5 and the new edition of my zine Bikenomics: How Bicycling Will Save the Economy (If We Let It). (This one might not ship til January, depending on when Bikenomics is printed.)Estimated delivery: Jan 2012
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All in-print Taking the Lane issues -- # 2, 3, 4, and 5.Estimated delivery: Dec 2011
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Subscription -- Taking the Lane zines only. This nets you issues #6 through 8 (or maybe 9), plus #5 if you aren't already a subscriber.Estimated delivery: Dec 2011
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2012 subscription! This nets you all the zines I publish in 2012, mailed to you as they come off the press. Includes TTL #6, #7, #8, and maybe #9, the new edition of the Bikenomics zine, and potentially another couple of projects. If you aren't already a subscriber, I'll include #5 too.Estimated delivery: Dec 2011
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The full run so far. Taking the Lane #1 through #5. (Issue #1, Sharing the Road with Boys, is out of print, so there aren't many of these available.) I will tie these up nicely with a ribbon.Estimated delivery: Dec 2011
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Super-subscription. Every zine I published in 2011 and everything I will publish in 2012, mailed to you hot off the press. This includes (or will include) Taking the Lane #1 through #8 (or maybe 9!), the new edition of the Bikenomics zine, both editions of the PDX by Bike zine, and the awesome knowledge that you are helping a scrappy little writing and publishing operation do its thing.Estimated delivery: Dec 2011
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Everything in the super-subscriber reward level, plus I will review the piece of transportation infrastructure of your choice as though it were a rock album and dedicate it to you on my blog.Estimated delivery: Dec 2011