Visits, Postcards, an E-Book, and More!
Happy National Poetry month! It's been a long time since I updated you on what's been going on, so....
Visits! This is a great time of year for me to... Read more
Yay! And more "yay!"
By now, all of you who pledged $25 or more should have received an email from me (with my email address firstname.lastname@example.org) with the poetry collection What I Do When... Read more
Visits! Poems! PDFs!
Wow! It's fall. How did that happen? I hope you all had nice summers. Mine was chock full of much, but not, I'm afraid, a ton of poetry. Luckily, the... Read more
To all of you who HAVEN'T gotten a survey from me... I have been unable to access my Kickstarer "dashboard" (the place where I create/send surveys and see responses) since... Read more
And, he's baaaack.
I went deep underground for the last week... not because of Poetry:Spread the Word exhaustion or excitement but because my mom was out visiting and time just disappeared in a... Read more
I am so excited! $6916.11 was pledged to help me spread poetry into schools and around the web. That not only backs my project and the 40 visits that go... Read more
48 Hours (and over 100 Backers!)
No, not the old Eddie Murphy movie... but the amount of time left in Poetry: Spread the Word. I'm busily spreading the word about Spread the Word to make that... Read more
Skyping with the 5th Graders!
Today, I Skyped with a great group of 5th graders at Explorer Elementary (down in San Diego). We talked Fibonacci poetry - writing one together and hearing ones that they'd... Read more
The "w00t!!!!!" update!
Wow! Quite an exciting day hereabouts. Thanks to you (yes... you), as of today, Poetry: Spread the Word is fully funded!
Today was helped along by a "matching grant" from... Read more
I'll enjoy my weekend more by noting that I changed my last update to say "enjoy your weekend."
I feel better!
Poetry Month may be ending...
... but that's usually just a reason to celebrate poetry even more, I think, since everyone's now in a poetic state of mind.
And hereabouts, I'm down to 10 days... Read more
Half way done and three-quarters of the way there!
Time-wise, Poetry: Spread the Word is half-way through its run today. At the same time, the project's 75% of the way to becoming a reality. This seems... good! No, wait.... Read more
You. Yes, you. You rock.
Seriously, now, have I told you how grateful I am for your support? Because I really am.
Thanks, too, to those who suggested poems for me to put on my... Read more
Luckily, there were no cameras present...
No cameras and no witnesses were around earlier today when I did the "half-funded!!!!" dance. I am grateful for that... but I'm more grateful for all of your support.
To... Read more
I should clearly leave town more often! Thank you all for your support. It's incredibly gratifying, humbling, and appreciated. 38% of the way there already. Incredible.
I have to say... Read more
And we're off!
Wow! Thanks to all you folks who've jumped right in. Not only am I incredibly grateful for your support... but seeing pledges here is a lot like getting through the... Read more