Three things about my new book...
1. I just got the first copy off the press. I actually hopped over to my office at 4 am to pick it up. That new book smell is still... Read more
It's been a year and a half...
For most of you, the updates have been coming on my daily blog (sethgodin.typepad.com) but I've been surprised to discover that various filters, mail services and other evil entities have... Read more
Welcome to week two, post-launch!
First, and most of all, thank you to each of you. The positive comments, word of mouth and heartfelt stories of real change have been extraordinary, and they mean the... Read more
Unboxing the behemoth
They're starting to arrive. Rex in Seattle got his and posted a video, and David sent me a picture.
Feel free to post a link to your unboxing or... Read more
Shipping update (where's my stuff?)
It's been really exciting around here--every few days, something cool shows up, the final expression of a lot of work, made real.
The final address list has gone to the... Read more
I hope that you and everyone you care about is safe and dry.
Wanted to give you an update as to where the components are in the process:
--the behemoth... Read more
Letterpress poster is done!
First, if you haven't completed your Kickstarter survey (except for those at the $4 award), please do it today. We're close to downloading them.
Attached, find photos of my big... Read more
Logistics and scheduling, oh my
I know I've pinged you once already this week, and I'm sorry to bother you again, but I want to clarify for those new to Kickstarter, and to give you... Read more
Yes, we have a cover
An alert Kickstarter supporter found it today.
Don't click yet, but here it is:
I'm going to create a long post one day about the process, but we developed... Read more
Some unused covers
Next week, I'll be sharing a gallery of the covers we eventually finalized, but I thought you'd want to see a few that didn't make the cut for a variety... Read more
What's new and what's done and what's coming...
All the art for V is. The text for V is. The cover and back cover and the rest, too.
All the text for Icarus. Copyedited. Done.
Every bit... Read more
The word cloud
The manuscript is now in production, and for kicks (and to be sure I didn't say "just" too many times) I generated a wordcloud of what's inside the Icarus Deception.... Read more
The latest version of the cover...
Here it is. Feel free to weigh in...
(this is when the whole thing starts to feel real).
If you missed the Behemoth (or want another one)...
NOTE! I've been told by Kickstarter that everyone who needed the update about being listed in the book received it. The form is now closed. THANK YOU.
Quick note... Read more
One last pre-deadline update: Behemoth vs. hardcover
I got a few notes today and I want to clarify two things:
1. You probably want the behemoth if you can. It's going to be very cool and there's... Read more
Icarus publisher announced...
Good News! Penguin/Porftolio, the company that published all of my traditional books from Purple Cow up to Linchpin, has signed on to be the publisher of The Icarus Project.... Read more
Two questions, answered
1. International shipping is included with every relevant reward. It's not guaranteed to be fast, though, so use your best judgment about your particular location.
2. The behemoth giant book... Read more
You did it, thanks
In less than 180 minutes, the mighty mighty tribe of art-makers and people who care (particularly those that read my blog) shattered my expectations and sent a message to any... Read more