We Made It!
It's true! Today we crossed the 100% mark. Tamaishi is a funded project and I'll be working over the next several months to complete it: audiobook, casebound and offset editions!... Read more
William Steig is a favorite of mine. He wrote and illustrated brilliantly simple C D B, a book written entirely with single letters. He also created this comic... Read more
With a bit more than two weeks to go, Tamaishi has managed to climb to 75.3809524% funding!
I can't thank all of you who have returned from Zōsan enough. I'm hoping... Read more
Letterpress Endsheets editions added!
The watercolor end sheets editions went quickly!
I've introduced a new pledge level: letterpressed end sheets. I may not be able to print the whole book this way, but I... Read more
Tamaishi in Week two: 39.5952381% funded!
What progress this week!
In only a short week, Tamaishi has made it to 40% funded. I've gotten pledges as far away as Italy (!) and many returning backers from... Read more
As some of you may be aware, I made the difficult choice to cancel the first campaign for my new book, Tamaishi.
We had hit less than 2... Read more
A picture is worth…
A remind to all of you who backed and loved Zōsan — I'm in the middle of my kickstarter campaign to get my next book, Tamaishi, printed and recorded!
ks.tamaishi.net... Read more
Update 41 : Tamaishi, my new book, now live on Kickstarter!
It seems appropriately serendipitous that this update is #41… I am turning 41 in a matter of days and this update to let all of you know that my new... Read more
New Book Coming in 2018: Tamaishi
Happy New Year!
For the past two years since Zosan was successfully funded, I've been working on a second book. After running several of the chapters with a local... Read more
Books on sale
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One Year ago today, my project was funded. A year later, the books are on bookshelves, and in the hands and on the shelves of lots of people! For that... Read more
I just checked all the delivery statuses with USPS, and just about everyone should have received their books by now.
There were, unfortunately, a couple of exceptions, but I'll be... Read more
First Round letterpress books out for delivery
Wendy and I agreed that 20 books was realistic for a December delivery — I'd rather have them done right than done quickly — and all those have been put... Read more
Offset books shipped!
All the offset books have been packed and dropped off to the post office. The first round was on Monday 12/21, which is officially the USPS's deadline for delivery by... Read more
USPS Shipping Labels Purchased
I've printed all of the shipping labels necessary to make this mailing happen — offset books and letterpress. I waited because USPS only gives you a four day window to... Read more
Letterpress First Round
The first round of letterpress books bound and are going to be shipped to me soon. I will probably have them by Wednesday of next week. Given the holiday, I'll... Read more
We Made It!
Believe it or not at the halfway mark I had crafted a "concession speech". You know, just in case. I had to take the moment to wrap my... Read more
We did it!!
This morning, Zōsan passed it's 100% mark by a hair. It's fully funded, which means it's time to start creating!
With still five days to go, I plan on... Read more
Double Weekend Update: Tiger Food Press Blog and Stretch Goals!
Sorry about the double update – I meant to post this in the last.
Please take a moment to read the blog post from TigerFoodPress, the letterpress printer I've been... Read more
Audio Sample : Chapter 1, The Whistler
Please check out a sample of the audiobook on the official site:
(Note this is a low-bitrate encoded mp3, and not a final mix, but just an... Read more
I've been asked about letterpress prints.
So yeah, I thought about that but didn't put them in the campaign. I thought the price points would be too confusing. But... Read more
Update: $15 Tier includes the pdf version of the book
I just realized a rather unfortunate omission. The $15 level is not just the print! it includes the pdf version of the book.
I "sold out" the original $15 level... Read more