An audiobook for you!
Hi backers! I'm running behind schedule on the e-books, and I'll be delivering them to you as soon as possible. What you don't have to wait for anymore is the... Read more
Books on the way!
This morning I write to you from Not Back to School Camp, the annual end-of-summer camp for unschooled teenagers where I work each year. It's eerily quiet here—the campers don't... Read more
Rewards Have Started Shipping!
Hey everyone, great news!
The Kickstarter rewards have started shipping.
- Notebooks shipped this week.
- Most t-shirts also shipped.
- The paperback is getting very close to a final version.
- The 3D... Read more
First Physical Copy(!) + Audiobook Sample
I just received the first physical proof of the book! SO EXCITED!
The cover and interior still need some work, but it won't be long now. We're looking... Read more
Audiobook recording begins
Today I started narrating the audiobook for The Art of Self-Directed Learning here in downtown San Francisco. It's a new and difficult challenge, but I have the assistance... Read more
Manuscript, check. Illustrations, check.
Hey everyone, here's a quick progress update.
- Yesterday my editor and I finished working on the manuscript, and I zipped it over to my proofreader.
- Two days ago I received... Read more
We did it!
264 backers, $8,357 raised, 139% funded. We totally killed this Kickstarter. Thank you for making it possible. I'm honored.
Question: What comes next?
I'm currently working with... Read more
In the wee hours of the morning, a certain anonymous donor tipped the scales over $8000... Okay, it was my mom.
Now I get to make the audiobook! AWESOME!... Read more
Today I sent the next revision of my manuscript to my editor. We're tearing it apart over and over again—which is painful at times—but the final book will... Read more
On the path to audiobook bliss!
It's almost the half-way mark, and we've plateaued around $6,500.
To get to $8000—the point at which you'll get the full audiobook, professionally recorded by yours truly, including... Read more
FULLY FUNDED! Woo-hoo! Next up, stretch rewards.
In only three and a half days, The Art of Self-Directed Learning has reached its goal of $6000.
THANK YOU for contributing early, spreading the word, and enabling me... Read more
First Day Awe
Holy. Guaca. Mole.
Within the first 24 hours of the campaign, we've raised nearly $3,500 toward the $6,000 goal for the book. That's 58% of the goal!
I am in... Read more