Coffee Talk Second Issue Out
The second issue of Coffee Talk came out and is on the streets of Brooklyn. I just put it in envelopes and addressed and licked the envelopes and... Read more
Coffee Talk Rewards
I just sent out a request for address info through Kickstarter so I can start sending out rewards to all the donors. After some online investigation and e-mail inquiries, I... Read more
What can I say but
A huge THANK YOU to all donors and everyone involved for e-mailing, posting, listserving, tweeting, facebooking, blogging, flogging, tagging, link-commenting, reminding, relative-begging, and repeat-donating!
Below is a link to... Read more
It's The Last Day
For this project to be successful, we need to bring in an additional $1,400 in pledges today.
Everyone who gets this update has already pledged, and many of you have... Read more
This week's first goal reached
Yesterday I said if we reached $4,000 by today, we'd be in good shape. We did it.
Now all we have to do is get 15 $100 donations -- or... Read more
We need momentum
OK, folks, this is it!
Here's the game plan. We have over $3,000. If we get up to $4,000 by midnight tonight, I think after that momentum will carry us... Read more
Cartoonists and their supporters have come together to make Coffee Talk a project that has a real shot at succeeding. It just needs an extra push!
Coffee Talk Pledgers:
Dean... Read more
By Wednesday evening, we had attracted a decent buzz, and had raised about $1,900. Right then I set a goal that in order to raise our target amount by Wednesday,... Read more
We just reached $2,000
Remember: Email 10 people about this project. The main point:
"Feel free to donate, but the most important thing is to get as many people paying attention to this project... Read more
Today we'll hit $2,000
Yesterday we got 6 new backers. As of last night we reached $1,918, which is about 35% of our funding goal.
The fun is seeing who donates: Tom Gammill, a... Read more
We got a series of backers yesterday that point to a positive trend: the comic strip newspaper is developing into a known project that's being embraced by the comics community.... Read more
FULL SPEED AHEAD
My project to re-invigorate the life of my comic strip and other strips I like is chugging ahead in a dynamic fashion.
I've created a mock-up of the newspaper, with... Read more
Hey backers and others
Here's a preview of some of the pages in Coffee Talk.
You can see more here:
More backers, including publisher roz warren
Thanks to all the new backers!
One in particular we'd like to highlight: roz warren. Here's Anne Gibbons, who draws the comic strip Eve N' Steven:
'While living in LA... Read more
Last night I buzzed around New York like a busy bee, first hanging out with the folks at the monthly National Cartoonist Society Happy Hour. Held at O'Casey's bar on... Read more
We've passed the $1,000 mark
As of yesterday, the project passed the $1,000 mark. We're at $1,030.
First of all, thank you to everyone who made a pledge yesterday.
The conception of the project is... Read more
We're 15% funded
With a new $50 pledge today, we are now 15% funded. The Kickstarter site calculates it for you. I didn't realize that. I don't have to be good at math.
Well, we've gone from the original 2 backers to a total of five in a few days, and are closing in on the first $1,000 milestone! Thanks, everyone!... Read more
We have backers!
Yesterday the project got a boost from our first 2 backers: $100 from Deirdre Sinnott and $100 from Chris Flanagan. Thank you, Deirdre and Chris!
My hectic schedule may provide... Read more