Forced to Flee receives 2016 Indie Book Award!
Good morning, everyone. A year has sped by since the book you generously supported the publication of — Forced to Flee: Visual Stories by Refugee Youth from Burma— began to... Read more
Bulk Shipment of Forced to Flee (Finally) Arrives!
Good morning, everyone.
After six slipped delivery dates – due to the West Coast port strike and shipping bottleneck – at 6:30 this drizzly AM, a truck rolled up to our house and... Read more
First Sighting of FORCED TO FLEE!
The first shipment of Forced to Flee: Visual Stories by Refugee Youth from Burmajust reached its destination: Burma Study Center in Chiang Mai, Thailand. (Below is evidence –... Read more
Yeah! Finally! A shareable publication date!
Last week, I was told Forced to Flee would come off press after the two-week Chinese New Year holiday, March 22:
Printing... Read more
Cheers to You!
Woo-hoo, it’s official!
I just received this message from the folks at Kickstarter: Your pledges are currently being processed and your funds will be available within the next 14 days.... Read more
Five. More. Days... to add value!
Woo-hoo! Despite meeting goal, our Kickstarter campaign has continued to receive pledges: www.kickstarter.com/projects/433142527/forced-to-flee-visual-stories-by-refugee-youth-fro
Of course, I can’t help but imagine how these additional funds – beyond the $12k... Read more
We did it!
Cheers to today, Sunday, 16 November 2014, the day we – the 119 of us – raised $12,000, turning a dream into a reality!
Today, Alexandra, my talented... Read more
Forced to Flee: BBC and Beyond
Well, being interviewed by the BBC was a dizzying experience. A bit like speed dating. Only the interviewer didn’t introduce himself. Then – just when I’d regained my... Read more
Exciting news for Forced to Flee!
Forced to Flee’s Kickstarter campaign is trending on Google News! Right below this post is a screenshot c/o my husband, Daniel.
I can’t tell you how startled – and... Read more
Forced to Flee: From Empathy to Inspired Action
Good morning, Backers!
With 14 days to go, we have – thus far - raised $9,476 dollars toward our goal of $12k.
Before beginning to facilitate visual storytelling workshops with... Read more
Forced to Flee: The Back Story
As of this morning, we've raised $9,166, 75% of our goal of $12,000!
Once again, thank you to our ever-widening circle of generous pledges for supporting the publication of ... Read more
Psychology Today covers Forced to Flee: Visual Stories by Refugee Youth from Burma
Over 200 refugee youth from Burma and I would like to thank you, all 73 of you, for believing in and contributing toward the publication of the book, Forced to... Read more