It's been a while since my last update, so I figured I'd check in with everyone.
First, anyone who responded to a survey and sent me their address... Read more
What ever happened to...
...that whisky book thing I funded on Kickstarter? I haven't heard from that guy in a long time. Did he run off to Hong Kong with my money?
Ah, no.... Read more
Breaking the silence
This is a short update to tell you why I haven't had any updates. "Distilling Rob" is currently in the hands of a small publishing house as they consider publishing... Read more
One more book cover survey
O.K., I've narrowed the book cover down to two concepts. I'm inserting a photo that features a number of book covers with my two samples in the mix. My samples... Read more
Proof Positive We're Getting Closer
So close to getting this out to you!
I finally received my manuscript back from the proofreader. She is someone that was recommended to me and I had no previous... Read more
Risks and Challenges
If you recall, the original Kickstarter campaign page had a section called "Risks and Challenges." This section detailed what pitfalls could occur along the way to completing this... Read more
Saturday night, and I'm home thinking of you. Kind of makes you feel special? I'm taking a break from designing the e-book of the short stories I offered... Read more
Name Game and Photo Fame
This update will look at the book from a storytelling aspect and from a marketing aspect. As I stated in a previous update, the closer we are to... Read more
Photos, Permissions, Publishers and More
Here's little update about where I am with the book this week.
Photos/Cover:I'm meeting with the designer later this week to see where we are with some... Read more
Friends and backers,
Well, guess what? I'm finished with the final edit changes for the book (pending a couple of things I'll discuss in a minute). Going through the edits... Read more
Things are Picking Up
This is my first update of 2013 about the status of this wonderfully supported Kickstarter project.
Regarding the book rewrite, I'm about 2/3 of the way donewith my... Read more
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Expect a full update in a few days, but in the meantime, here's a little video summary of what's been going on with the editing and rewriting of "Distilling Rob": ... Read more
Next Steps for "Distilling Rob"
Now that the mad dash to the end of the funding campaign has ended and, for those of us in the U.S., the Thanksgiving Day meal and leftovers... Read more
We did it!
Thanks to your support, we successfully funded my book publishing campaign. We blew past the initial goal to unlock stretch goals that include four additional short stories... Read more
Checking Your Pledge
To see if you selected a reward level, you can visit the project page and click on the "Manage Your Pledge" button located above the pledge levels.
And,... Read more
Stretch Goal Within Reach as Last 24 Hours Approach
As our final 24 hours approach, the "Distilling Rob" campaign is within striking distance of the $6,000 stretch goal - just $46 to go! Once that happens, we unlock... Read more
We have less than 60 hours left in the project. These past 28 days have both flown by and crept by. Seems like ages ago that I started the fundraising... Read more
Nearing the Final Push
We've had a bit of a break since the last update. The campaign has continued a slow march to the next stretch goal as the number of backers... Read more
A Kickstarter Expert? Me? Hmmm...
This is a short update, as it's been a while since the last one. Between a hurricane hammering the East Coast and a flood of political information streaming through social... Read more
We Have a New Stretch Goal Challenge!
Hello everyone! I have some exciting new announcements about the Distilling Rob campaign. As usual, I'll boldthe super important stuff in case you're a skimmer. If you're a new... Read more
We Cracked Open the First Stretch Goal!
A HUGE thanks to everyone who has supported this project, which continues to gain momentum. Due to your enthusiasm, we've surpassed the first stretch goal! The goal was $4,500 and... Read more
Week 1 Winds Down
This will be another short update about the progress of the campaign. But, I'll still bold the highlightsin case you're a skimmer. If you're a new backer, you can... Read more
This update is so short that I won't even bold highlights.
The campaign continues to build steam. I really think we can hit that next stretch goal of $4,500.
Due... Read more
Who Is Ready for a Stretch Goal?
*If you don't want to read this whole short update, just skim to the bold parts.
Day two of my campaign, and I've already hit the minimum for... Read more
It Takes A Lot to Render Me Speechless...
...but the support I received on the first day of the Kickstarter campaign is certainly something that does. Thankfully, I'm a writer and my hands still work so I can... Read more