Books are at the presses!
Exciting news: we're finally at presses and they say 5 1/2 weeks and I should have books that I can turn around and deliver it to all of you fine... Read more
We did it thanks to our backers!
We did it! Elli and I want to thank you for helping us reach our goal. We took the final number, sat together talking columns in colored pencil, thousands, hundreds,... Read more
We went Over 5,000 today!
Thank you so much to this amazing community! We crested the $5000 mark today, and in the new universe, where we are using a hybrid publishing house that handles some... Read more
We are $331 away from 5,000, the hardcover breakeven
Home stretch and we are super close to 200% of the original target, with the hardcovers that puts us at a new break even point on the quest. I will... Read more
It looks like we are honing in on the actual production of books, and based on what we have raised, we will be going with 8x11 hardcovers instead of saddle... Read more
Willamette Valley Writers conference
We have word that "Ellia and Sunrise" is a candidate to be featured at a prominent writers conference in Portland, Oregon this summer, and that I could be a presenter... Read more
We survived our first week
What an adventure. We are starting to hear whispers that this goal will be possible. Working out specs with potential publishers and keeping our heads up. Thanks to everyone who... Read more
Thank everyone for helping us move forward
We were featured by a blog today, "5 children's books campaigns killing it on Kickstarter." Again, thanks for all the supporters who have helped join a community. Thanks to Emily... Read more
Elli sees her art revisions in place
It's always getting better...
Here is a video of Elli seeing the revisions based on her notes. They are always really tough and really good notes! We have to keep... Read more
HOLY....! Funded in 6.5 hours?!
I will be revealing our first level stretch goals tomorrow apparently, as we now have what we budgeted as the bare minimum to create our first publication. Thank everyone so... Read more