Announcement of next project!
Hey everyone, I hope you've all received your backer rewards safe and sound...
I've received some very lovely feedback from many of you, either privately or as comments on the... Read more
The final update!
Hey, everyone, here's the final update for this project. Watch it below:
Thanks again too, at the core of all of this, it's all of you wonderful readers whom... Read more
The big mail-out commences!
Hey everyone, thanks for bearing with me and thank you for getting those addresses to me, I really appreciate it...
The big mail-out has begun:
Now that I have everyone's... Read more
We're now delayed in the shipment of rewards to backers...
Why? Because there are four book-only backers whom haven't filled out their surveys, as well as one Flashback Pack backer... Read more
Big press, TCAF and digital update
Hey everyone, a very exciting time is unfolding right now and I'm happy to share it with you all...
T-Shirts are in:
That's right, I have t-shirts in-hand, freshly screen-printed... Read more
Addresses needed - Shipping to commence soon
We're nearing the stage of shipping the physical rewards to backers...
I've sent reward surveys asking for your addresses, as I'll be ready to ship all rewards on May 14th... Read more
Hey everyone, sorry for the incredibly long gap in updates, but...
As the title says, we're done:
That means the book is fully wrapped up, pre-press (the layout of the... Read more
The final furlongs
Hey, friends. We're making a good clip on this Book and I wanted to share some of the progress with you...
First thing's first:
Ryan's up to the second from... Read more
Want to see your Art in print?
Hey, friends, I've got an exciting opportunity for the artistically-inclined among you...
Take a look at the video below and, if you or artist friends would like to get involved,... Read more
Canadian citizen, Book release and debut info!
I'm back! Here's some important updates since I've been gone...
If you reach back in your memory, or even your inbox, to my last update, I had mentioned... Read more
Bear with me...
Happy New Year! We're turning over a new leaf, as it were, but you might need to bear with me...
...because there might be about a month or two gap... Read more
Happy Yuletide everyone!
In the UK, you'll be firmly in to December 21st right now and here in Canada, we're edging toward it. Christmas, as secular as it's become, is... Read more
We're listed with distributors!
Hey, friends, thank you for you patience between updates. I have some good news for you today...
We're listed with distributors:
As the title of the update suggests, we've (the... Read more
Front Cover: the revealing
Hello, friends. Below you'll find your first look at our Front Cover for The Burning Black: Legend of Black Shuck...
Now, let's take a look at the symbolism... Read more
The wheels are turning...
Good day, friends, and my apologies for the gap in communications; I promise that's only because things have been very busy behind-the-scenes...
So, what's been happening:
Well, since my last... Read more
Progress and more
Hello friends, it's been a while. Kickstarter sent me an (automated) e-mail to remind me to update you all and I thought, "you know what, that sounds like a plan"...... Read more
Film festival circuit
Happy weekend, backers!
I apologise that my updates have been a little sparse since the end of the Kickstarter campaign, but I promise it's been for a good reason and... Read more
Sing when you're winning
Good day, friends. I hope this update finds you well...
Happy Artists, happy Life:
The money generated from your pledges officially cleared in to my account today and my sigh... Read more
WE DID IT!
Today has been a nail-biting day of reckoning, watching the timer count down on the Kickstarter campaign...
...but, friends, I'm happy to report that we did it!And, I must... Read more
Come see us at SEE!
Hey friends, I hope you're all well.
So, for our Canadian backers and anyone happening to be in Western Canada in mid-September, we (myself, Ryan Howe - Artist and Elaine... Read more
We made it!
Friends, I woke up to some good news this morning in an e-mail from Kickstarter...
...the good news is we made it! We're currently sitting at exactly 100% of our... Read more
Correction: CTV Interview
Oops! Sorry, friends, remember earlier when I shared the link to my interview on CTV with you? Well, it looks like I accidentally sent you the link to someone else's... Read more
As per yesterday's update, today I appeared on CTV to discuss the project and Black Shuck..
Between a pinch of stage fright and not being one of those types who's... Read more
The Sun always Shines on TV
For our Canadian friends (and those with Satellite TV that picks up CTV/Bell TV stations)...
Tomorrow (Wednesday August 15th 2018) I'll be appearing on CTV Morning Live (Saskatoon) at 8:20AM.... Read more
Thar be Piracy!
A bit of a lighthearted one for you all this time...
After a bit of rummaging around on the old interwebs, I discovered that one of my interviews with the... Read more
Something for everyone...even the Canadians!
This week has been another week of press and promo for the Kickstarter and the project, see more below...
1) East Anglian Daily Times
This one was a fairly straightforward... Read more
Just another quick one today, friends...
Last week, I had the privilege to speak with James Curcio from Modern Mythology.
We spoke about the Black Shuck myth, its place... Read more
We're so cool, we're Bleeding Cool!
Just another quick one today friends...
1) The project has been featured in an article on Bleeding Cool
Bleeding Cool ran a neat little article on The Burning Black: Legend... Read more
More rewards and Diamond Previews!
Hey, friends, just a short one today...
1) New reward added - The Flashback Pack
The newly added reward tier, The Flashback Pack, allows backers to get not just... Read more
Chasing Black Shuck...
I made a promise, friends, that once I was back in Canada (having visited home in Suffolk, England) that I'd share with you the photos of our day trip through... Read more
BBC News and Rewards Update!
Good morning, my fair friends! Just a few things to update you on today...
We've been covered by BBC News (huge thanks to Nic Rigby):The BBC News covered our... Read more
Sorry friends, I've been out of communication for a little while, but it's for a good reason...I'm temporarily in the UK, back in my home county of Suffolk,... Read more
Folkloric myth or fact?
Just another short one today, friends...
Black Shuck, the Hell Hound said to have terrorised Bungay and Blythburgh, Suffolk on the night of the 4th of August 1577 has had... Read more
T-Shirt Designs and more!
Just another short update today. I must apologise, though, the title may seem misleading as this is an update about the development of T-Shirt designs, not the designs themselves; sorry... Read more
Tell a friend!
Happy Sunday, friends! Just a short update today...
Please bear with me, as today I am imploring some additional support from you (I know, I'm sorry). What I need is... Read more
The cultural impact of Black Shuck - Part 2
Join me, friends, as we once again delve in to the surprising World of Black Shuck's resonating cultural influence...
A short one this time...well, I wouldn't want to rush the... Read more
Art/Story Samples - Added to description
Good day, friends, and I hope today is treating you well.
Today's topic: Finished Comic pages.
As we progress, we will be adding a very small and select handful of... Read more
Updated III: Update Harder
Good day, folks, and, of course, Happy July 4th to our American friends!
So, the focus of today's update is that a couple of very well considered questions about the... Read more
The cultural impact of Black Shuck - Part 1
You were promised a doozy of an update today...and here it is!
Join me as we examine the cultural impact of Black Shuck:
Black Shuck, said to be a jet-black... Read more
Day #1 - Thank You
I say friends, because you're more than "backers" to me, you're folk who've chosen to believe in me enough to invest in my storytelling. I am absolutely blown... Read more