Thank you for all of your help backing The Future Embodied. This anthology is now out in the world touching hearts because of you.
Simian Publishing is now... Read more
The Books Have Shipped!
Thanks to the lovely and talented Lisa Andrew, we’ve managed to finally fulfill of the rewards that include the physical copies of the book. You guys should start receiving... Read more
The first shipment of physical books has arrived this very afternoon. We just vetted them and they look good.
Fulfillment orders for patrons should start being processed this weekend. ... Read more
Downloading the E-Book Instructions Delivered to Patrons
Good news, patrons!
We're about to send out instructions on how to download your copies of the e-book version of The Future Embodied (in your preferred format).
If you don't... Read more
[Hugo Nominations] Congratulations to Galen Dara
Congratulations to Galen Dara for her Hugo Nomination in the Best Professional Artist category.
We were very lucky to have Galen work on the cover for The Future Embodied and... Read more
The Future Embodied (Kindle Version) Live
Working on this project was akin to watching a dream take physical form. Physical copies of The Future Embodied should be available sometime next week.
The Editors are working hard... Read more
Update from The Future Embodied
We received the proof for The Future Embodied and it looks marvelous. There was a slight problem with it, but we've already addressed it with the printer and we're... Read more
Update: The Proof Has Arrived
This project has been a year in the making. Thank you to all of the Patrons that believed in us and supported us.
The proof for The Future Embodied has... Read more
Patron Credits and Mailing Addresses
We are now at the home stretch.
Please make sure that if you have moved or changed your mind on the name you want listed in the... Read more
Anthology Progress Report
We wanted to send you an update on our progress with the anthology.
Progress on the layout was delayed during the holiday season due to unexpected illnesses. The... Read more
Another Step Forward
The deadline for the writers returning copy-edits have passed, but we have just a couple stragglers, which is to be expected during the holidays.
We'll be working on layout... Read more
We wanted to drop you a line to let you know where we are in the process for this anthology.
We met last evening to compare notes and review... Read more
Finalized Cover of the Future Embodied
The Editor continue to work very hard to edit the book. We are on track for our planned December release. In the meantime, gaze upon the finalized version of our cover... Read more
We wanted to send you a quick update. We've selected the Table of Contents and sent out the contracts.
Now comes the hard part. We're starting to edit... Read more
Table of Contents of The Future Embodied
Contracts have been sent to the writers.
Here is the tentative TOC for the Future Embodied
(Note: The exact order of the ToC has yet to be... Read more
Reviewing Writer Contracts
I wanted to send you a brief update about the The Future Embodied.
We have selected the stories for the anthology and we're very happy.
Right now... Read more
First Round of Rejections for Submissions
We wanted to update you on our progress. As of ten minutes ago, the editors of The Future Embodied just sent out our first round of rejection letters to... Read more
Greetings, I wanted to send you an update on where we are with the anthology. We received over 250 submissions to The Future Embodied.
Our goal is to read them... Read more
Submissions for The Future Embodied closed on 4/15/2013. We received over 200 submissions.
The editors are hard at work reading through the slush pile and when we've selected our Table... Read more
Thank you to all of our patrons. This would not have been possible without your support!
We will be sending out patron surveys to figure out the best way to... Read more
We did it!
Thank you for your support.
Because of your efforts, The Future Embodied Kickstarter is now at $1,940, which is 102% funded. This means that at the end of the Kickstarter... Read more
Thank you all for your patronage. Just as I was starting to doubt that we might fund this project, a number of you angels helped push things along.
We have... Read more
12 Days to Go!
We're in the final 2 weeks and we're roughly half way through to hit our funding goal of $1,890 goal so that we can pay our writers 3 cents a... Read more
Update #4: Inching Our Way to Our Goal
We are currently at 34% funded with 32 backers! We have 20 more days to reach our funding goal and so we’re busy trying to create new patronage... Read more
Backers Update #3
Hello Patrons of The Future Embodied!
The project currently stands at 29% of the way to complete funding. We're inching along with your support and encouragement.
We now have a... Read more
The Future Embodied Update #2: 22% Funded!
Dear Amazing and Awesome Patrons of The Future Embodied
You guys are simply amazing. Thank you very much for your contribution to The Future Embodied anthology and supporting the small... Read more
Only two days and we're already at 16%! This is amazing. Thank you to everyone that has supported this project!
Jason & Mae, the editors