We did it! Thank you, thank you, and here's what's next
Thanks to you, Betternot only reached, but surpassed its goal yesterday! We're excited to get to work on our third issue, our podcast, and our second broadside, and we... Read more
12 hours left! Help us hit $7K + 300 backers by 8pm EST today!
PLEASE LIKE/SHARE/RETWEET THIS POST: Thanks to all of you, we did it: Betterhit its $6,000 goal yesterday! No matter what happens now, we'll receive the minimum funds we need... Read more
This Is It: one day, $500, and our promise if we break $6K
Friends and backers, the end is near! In the next 40 hours, we need to raise another $500 to reach our goal.
You've been so generous up to now that... Read more
2 days & $1,200 to go! Heather Christle broadside, fiction bingo, totes and tees
Friends, we've got just 2 days to raise another $1,200. We know you can help us get there! Lots of excellent rewards are still available:
(1) BROADSIDE SUBSCRIPTION— We've... Read more
1 week left, $2,700 to go, two awesome new rewards
Better is offering two new pledge rewards!
For 10 little dollars, you can write one of the "squares" for Fiction Bingo, cousin to our popular Poetry Bingo Generator from issue... Read more
The Designs are Done! Check out our $30 t-shirt and tote designs, featuring art by Jason Polan.
We've finished the designs for our t-shirts and totes, featuring artwork by issue-one artist and regular New York Times contributor Jason Polan! Pretty awesome, don't you think? You've got 11... Read more
Exactly Where Your Pledges Will Go
Maybe you've noticed: artists and writers aren't always great money-managers. That's why we want out backers to know that Better's editors buck the trend; we're budgetary masterminds! We've planned... Read more
How Better Got Born
Before Betterwas an online magazine, before it even had a name, it was the answer to a question: does the world really need another literary magazine? We thought, Yes.... Read more