Share this project

Done

Share this project

Done
Showcasing outstanding nonfiction written by women, including features, essays, and reviews. Tackling the byline gender gap since 2011.
Created by
479 backers pledged $28,252 to help bring this project to life.
Last updated
Vela Magazine: Nonfiction Written By Women project video thumbnail
Replay with sound
Play with
sound

$28,252

479

 

Support

  1. Select this reward

    Pledge $5 or more About $5

    An inspirational writing quote delivered by email and our undying thanks.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    20 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  2. Select this reward

    Pledge $10 or more About $10

    Women We Read This Year PDF: A compilation of reading recommendations and mini-reviews from our popular Women We Read This Week column.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    90 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  3. Select this reward

    Pledge $10 or more About $10

    A three-month subscription to Mobillapp, a new invoicing app for freelancers, which tracks expenses; creates estimates, invoices and expense reports; and bills clients directly from your iPhone or iPad.

    https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/mobillapp/id827567334?mt=8&ign-mpt=uo%3D4

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    11 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  4. Select this reward

    Pledge $25 or more About $25

    A three-month subscription to Mobillapp plus a week of inspirational writing quotes, delivered daily to your inbox.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    4 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  5. Select this reward

    Pledge $25 or more About $25

    Women We Read This Year PDF plus a Vela sticker and button.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    33 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  6. Select this reward

    Pledge $25 or more About $25

    A Vela sticker and button plus a week of inspirational writing quotes, delivered daily to your inbox.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    7 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  7. Select this reward

    Pledge $30 or more About $30

    Women We Read This Year PDF plus a Vela sticker and button plus Rough Draft: Vela Writers on Writing, a collection of lessons Vela writers have learned about the writing life and craft.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    48 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  8. Select this reward

    Pledge $35 or more About $35

    A bundle of three Atavist stories by women writers plus Women We Read This Year PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 7 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  9. Select this reward

    Pledge $35 or more About $35

    A one-year digital subscription to Texas Monthly plus Women We Read This Year PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 3 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  10. Select this reward

    Pledge $35 or more About $35

    A copy of Julia Cooke's The Other Side of Paradise: Life in the New Cuba plus Vela sticker or button.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 4 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  11. Select this reward

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    A copy of Vela Volume 1 plus Women We Read This Year PDF plus Rough Draft: Vela Writers on Writing PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    11 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  12. Select this reward

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    Personalized travel recommendations for Southeast Asia from food and travel writer Robyn Eckhardt of Eating Asia (http://eatingasia.typepad.com/).

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  13. Select this reward

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    Personalized travel recommendations for Oaxaca, Mexico from Vela founding editor Sarah Menkedick.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 3 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  14. Select this reward

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    A list of personalized book recommendations from the Vela team.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    4 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  15. Select this reward

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    Personalized travel recommendations from Jodi Ettenberg of popular food and travel writing website Legal Nomads (http://www.legalnomads.com/).

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  16. Select this reward

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    A copy of Jen Doll's debut memoir Save the Date plus Women We Read This Year PDF plus Rough Draft: Vela Writers on Writing PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 2 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  17. Select this reward

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    A one-year print subscription to Texas Monthly, plus Women We Read This Year PDF, plus Rough Draft: Vela Writers on Writing, plus Vela sticker and button.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Only United States
    Limited 4 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  18. Select this reward

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    A signed copy of Hidden America by Jeanne Marie Laskas plus Women We Read This Year PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 3 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  19. Select this reward

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    A copy of The Best of Vela, an anthology of our favorite writing from the magazine to date, featuring 18 award-winning essays set everywhere from Russia to Uganda to Afghanistan and the American West, signed and personally inscribed by Vela founder Sarah Menkedick.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    20 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  20. Select this reward

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    A bundle of three Atavist stories and two DECA stories, all by women writers.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  21. Select this reward

    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    An hour-long Skype advice session with Vela founding editor Sarah Menkedick on international teaching jobs and making a living while traveling.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 2 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  22. Select this reward

    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    A hardcover copy of the novel Wayward Saints by Suzzy Roche of The Roches, bundled with the album Fairytale and Myth by Roche and her daughter Lucy Wainwright Roche.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 2 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  23. Select this reward

    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    An hour-long Skype advice session on MFA programs from Vela founding editor Sarah Menkedick and Vela senior editor Amanda Giracca.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  24. Select this reward

    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    An hour-long Skype advice session on documentary filmmaking from Vela contributing writer Alice Driver.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 2 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  25. Select this reward

    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    An hour-long Skype advice session on pitching/freelancing from Vela contributing writer Eva Holland.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 3 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  26. Select this reward

    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    A copy of Rufi Thorpe's debut novel, The Girls from Corona Del Mar, signed and personally inscribed.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 3 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  27. Select this reward

    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    A signed copy of Laura Hemphill's debut novel, Buying In, plus Women We Read This Year PDF plus Rough Draft: Vela Writers on Writing PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 2 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  28. Select this reward

    Pledge $75 or more About $75

    Your choice of 8.5x12" open edition print by photographer Jorge Santiago (http://jorgesantiagophoto.com/).

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    4 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  29. Select this reward

    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    A signed copy of Julia Fierro's debut novel Cutting Teeth plus a hardcover copy of Miranda Ward’s F**ck The Radio, We’ve Got Apple Juice plus Women We Read This Year PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  30. Select this reward

    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    Memoir bundle: The Source of All Things by Tracy Ross and The Good Girl's Guide to Getting Lost by Rachel Friedman plus Women We Read This Year PDF plus Rough Draft: Vela Writers on Writing PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 6 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  31. Select this reward

    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    A signed copy of Rufi Thorpe's debut novel The Girls from Corona Del Mar plus a signed copy of Laura Hemphill's debut novel Buying In plus Women We Read This Year PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 3 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  32. Select this reward

    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    Manuscript review of up to 5,000 words by an editor on the Vela team.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  33. Select this reward

    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    A matted, signed copy of an inspirational quote about writing by Vela illustrator Jenny Williams, plus a signed, personally inscribed copy of The Best of Vela, an anthology of our favorite work from the magazine to date.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    2 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  34. Select this reward

    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    A thank you, link to your website, and your organization's logo on our donor page for one year.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    8 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  35. Select this reward

    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    Journalism book bundle: Julia Cooke's The Other Side of Paradise: Life in the New Cuba, plus Sonia Faleiro's Beautiful Thing, plus a signed copy of Jeanne Marie Laskas's Hidden America.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  36. Select this reward

    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    A signed hardcover copy of Carol Cassella's Gemini, and signed paperback copies of her books Healer and Oxygen, plus a Skype session with the author.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  37. Select this reward

    Pledge $200 or more About $200

    A matted, signed copy of an inspirational writing quote by Vela illustrator Jenny Williams plus a pack of 10 Vela postcards plus Women We Read This Year PDF plus a Vela sticker and button.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  38. Select this reward

    Pledge $200 or more About $200

    Set of your choice of three 8.5x12" open edition prints by photographer Jorge Santiago (http://jorgesantiagophoto.com/).

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    2 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  39. Select this reward

    Pledge $200 or more About $200

    Memoir book bundle: Angie Chuang’s The Four Words for Home, Amanda Lindhout's A House in the Sky, plus signed copies of Elizabeth Scarboro's My Foreign Cities and Rachel Friedman's The Good Girls Guide to Getting Lost.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  40. Select this reward

    Pledge $300 or more About $300

    Set of three 8.5x12" open edition prints from photographer Jorge Santiago or Nikhol Esteras Roberts, plus a matted, signed copy of an inspirational writing quote by Vela illustrator Jenny Williams.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  41. Select this reward

    Pledge $300 or more About $300

    An hour-long photo session with Jorge Santiago Photography (http://jorgesantiagophoto.com/) in Pittsburgh, PA or Columbus, OH, including images delivered via digital download with full printing rights.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  42. Select this reward

    Pledge $500 or more About $500

    A set of three 8.5x12" open edition prints by photographer Jorge Santiago or Nikhol Esteras Roberts; a matted, signed copy of an inspirational writing quote by Vela illustrator Jenny Williams; a pack of 10 Vela postcards; a list of personalized book and magazine article recommendations from the Vela team; and a special mention on our donor page.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  43. Select this reward

    Pledge $600 or more About $600

    One framed 16 by 16" silver gelatin print from photographer Jorge Santiago's Winter Trees series (edition of 5). https://www.facebook.com/JorgeSantiagoPhoto?ref=br_rs

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Only United States
    Limited 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  44. Select this reward

    Pledge $700 or more About $700

    Professional editing by a Vela editor of full manuscript of up to 100,000 words.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  45. Select this reward

    Pledge $1,000 or more About $1,000

    A coveted ticket to International Women's Media Foundation Courage in Journalism Awards in Los Angeles on October 28th and a mention on our donor page.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Limited 0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  46. Select this reward

    Pledge $1,000 or more About $1,000

    A set of three prints from photographer Jorge Santiago (http://jorgesantiagophoto.com/); a pack of 10 Vela postcards; a signed, matted travel quote or map by Vela illustrator Jenny Williams; a copy of Vela Volume 1; a signed, personally inscribed copy of The Best of Vela; a mention on our donor page with a link to your website or business; and a Skype chat with Vela founder Sarah Menkedick.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Limited 0 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  47. Select this reward

    Pledge $2,000 or more About $2,000

    A set of four framed 16x16" silver gelatin prints from photographer Jorge Santiago’s Winter Trees series (edition of 5) and a mention on our donor page.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Only United States
    Limited 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  48. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $25 or more About $25

    A one-year subscription to Scratch Magazine (http://scratchmag.net), a digital magazine about writing and money featuring reportage, in-depth interviews, and personal stories.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Reward no longer available 20 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  49. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $30 or more About $30

    A copy of The Best Women's Travel Writing Volume 9 plus Vela sticker or button.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Reward no longer available 5 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  50. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $35 or more About $35

    A Vela sticker and button plus Women We Read This Year PDF plus a signed copy of In the Kettle, the Shriek by Hannah Stephenson.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Reward no longer available 3 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  51. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $35 or more About $35

    F**ck the Radio, We've Got Apple Juice (ebook version) by Vela contributing writer Miranda Ward plus Rough Draft: Vela Writers on Writing PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Reward no longer available 5 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  52. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $35 or more About $35

    A copy of The Age of Entanglement: When Quantum Physics Was Reborn by Louisa Gilder plus Vela sticker and button.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Reward no longer available 2 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  53. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $35 or more About $35

    A signed copy of Chloe Benjamin's debut novel, The Anatomy of Dreams.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Reward no longer available 5 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  54. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    A subscription to the Atavist – 12 original stories from The Atavist, a new title each month for a year – plus Women We Read This Year PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Reward no longer available 15 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  55. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    A one-year subscription to Creative Nonfiction plus Women We Read This Year PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Reward no longer available 5 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  56. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $50 or more About $50

    LIMITED TIME ONLY: Available through Sunday Oct. 19th! A copy of The Best of Vela, signed and personally inscribed by Vela founder Sarah Menkedick plus a 8.5" x 5.5" signed color print on 100-lb cream paper from the erasure project, Love Redacted, by Laura Didyk. The prints are created using pages from Proust's Swann's Way (Remembrance of Things Past).

    http://loveredacted.com, http://lauradidyk.com

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Reward no longer available 4 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  57. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    A book bundle from Creative Nonfiction – three different volumes of The Best of Creative Nonfiction – plus Women We Read This Year PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Reward no longer available 3 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  58. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    A signed copy of Elizabeth Gilbert's The Signature of All Things plus a signed copy of Jennifer Percy's Demon Camp plus Women We Read This Year PDF.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Reward no longer available 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  59. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    A pack of 10 Vela postcards plus a a cuff clutch by fair trade designer Liz Alig plus Women We Read This Year PDF plus a Vela sticker and button.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Reward no longer available 5 backers
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  60. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    Manuscript review of up to 5,000 words by an editor at Creative Nonfiction.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Reward no longer available 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  61. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $200 or more About $200

    Book trailer for your book made by Rodrigo Jardón (http://rodrigojardon.com/).

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Reward no longer available 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  62. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $250 or more About $250

    Manuscript review of up to thirty double-spaced pages by teacher, editor and writer Melanie Bishop.(www.melaniebishopwriter.wordpress.com).

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Reward no longer available 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  63. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $400 or more About $400

    A one-week stay at Boulders Writing Retreat, a Zen cabin in the Santa Cruz redwoods. The property consists of 9 acres of redwood forest with several hiking trails, an extensive and eclectic library, and a log cabin constructed of redwoods (http://boulderswritingretreat.com/).

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Reward no longer available 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  64. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $1,000 or more About $1,000

    Professional editing of a full manuscript of up to 100,000 words by a Vela editor; a signed, matted copy of an inspirational writing quote by Vela illustrator Jenny Williams; Rough Draft: Vela Writers on Writing PDF; a pack of 10 Vela postcards; and a mention on our donor page.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Anywhere in the world
    Reward no longer available 1 backer
    $

    By pledging you agree to Kickstarter's Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy.

    Kickstarter is not a store.

    It's a way to bring creative projects to life.

    Learn more about accountability.
  65. Reward no longer available

    Pledge $1,000 or more About $1,000

    Handwoven rug, "Reflections in Gray," by Louise Halsey. Woven of handspun Greek wool in the natural grays with cochineal dyed red at the center. 51 1/2"h x 23"w not including 5" of linen braided fringe at either end. Comes with a rod for hanging on the wall or can be used on the floor with a non-skid mat underneath. Weaver's work can be found at http://www.louisehalsey.com.

    Less
    Estimated delivery
    Ships to Only United States
    Reward no longer available 1 backer