Funded! This project was successfully funded on September 1, 2012.

Update #2

Lies For Fun and Profit

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We're chugging along, getting close to the middle of our funding campaign here at UFO Publishing and I wanted to take this opportunity to once again thank you for your generous pledges!

As part of my marketing strategy I wrote several guest-blog posts on various sites around the Internet. But the most interesting of them by far was a post on Anaea Lay's blog where she asks writers to answer her straightforward questions with OUTRIGHT LIES. And then she encourages the writer to respond to comments.

I had an absolute blast goofing off in my post and subsequent comments, and want to share the link with all of you. Enjoy!

http://anaealay.com/2012/08/13/lies-for-fun-and-profit-unidentified-funny-objects/

Alex Shvartsman
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