Two Events & a Thank You
First: a shipping status update. Due to unforeseen circumstances (i.e. me being out sick) shipping slowed this week: sorry. We are still expecting to have all reward levels shipped out... Read more
John Crowley Reading, Nov. 17, Easthampton, MA
Small Beer Press is delighted to invite one and all to a celebration of the 400th anniversary of one of the most outlandish stories in Western literature with a reading... Read more
Backer Surveys Have Been Sent!
I started writing this on Sunday night and by the time I started there have been 100+ survey responses already, lovely! Of course each reward level has its own survey,... Read more
Chemical Wedding Ebook Coming Soon
Dear Thirteen Hundred and Seventeen Kickstarter Backers,
Thank you for backing this project! What fun it was — I sometimes miss it and sometimes am very glad it is done!... Read more
Done! Thank you all!
Wow. What a run!
If you missed this, you can bid for a copy here for a couple of days: http://con-or-bust.org/2016/05/the-chemical-wedding-by-john-crowley/ and then there will be the paperback in November.
And that... Read more
What can a person do in 24 hours? Write a comic. Get from Western Massachusetts to Brisbane — although that might be a seen as a bit of an extreme... Read more
2(ish) days to go!
Woohoo! Second stretch goal attained: ribbons for one and all! Two days to go. There are well over a thousand backers for this project. THANK YOU!
Hey, the countdown clock has... Read more
3 days to go!
And it looks like we may hit our second stretch goal — ribbons in all editions — at $60,000! Amazing! Thank you!
Also: one . . . thousand . . .... Read more
Yay! Phew. Whoa! What about . . .?
It is really quite hot in Western Massachusetts today. Perhaps the thing that is needed is a cold celebratory beer. Hmm. Maybe later!
Wow. What a day — what a... Read more
2/3 ain't bad! 500 = fun
We have had a great day with 15% of the goal coming in just today! Someone took the single copy edition off the table (wow!), a dinner with John and... Read more
Theo Fadel made a printing press
Carpentrix/artist/architect/wood sculptor Theo Fadel not only illustrated The Chemical Wedding, she also handbuilt a (slightly squeaky at first) printing press to print the woodcut that accompanies the numbered and lettered editions.... Read more
To the 44%
Hi! We have 11 days to go, we're 44% there, and there are over 300 backers, woohoo! Thank you for backing this unique book — and for spreading the word.... Read more
Friday the 13th!
Hope you are enjoying this rainy Friday the 13th — we are in Philadelphia for a graduation, quite exciting. I can say with surety that from Massachusetts all the way... Read more
Hello! Thank you so much for backing this weird and excellent book of John Crowley's! I meant to send out an update when we hit 16.16% of the total, but... Read more