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Join House of SpeakEasy for an 1800-mile trip from NYC to New Orleans celebrating the power of storytelling in people's lives.
199 backers pledged $20,149 to help bring this project to life.

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    The Tanka

    A digital poetry playlist featuring work by our featured authors and more!

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    The Acrostic

    A postcard from the road! We’ll send you a postcard from the route, signed by a featured writer, plus the digital poetry playlist.

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    The Sonnet

    A bumper sticker that encourages you to get BookTruckin! Plus the digital poetry playlist and postcard from the road.

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    The Cento

    A poster of the trip with a map of the tour and lines from our featured authors. Plus the digital poetry playlist, postcard, and bumper sticker.

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    The Ode

    A tour t-shirt! Complete with logo and every city listed. Plus the digital poetry playlist, postcard, bumper sticker, and poster.

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    The Duplex

    Premium seating at a House of SpeakEasy "Seriously Entertaining" show at Joe's Pub (The Public Theater) in New York City, plus invitation to the show's after-party. Also includes the digital poetry playlist, postcard, bumper sticker, poster and t-shirt. The complete package! Dates to choose from: June 18, September 17, October 22, or November date (to be announced). [Travel not included]

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    The Golden Shovel

    Help cover every mile of the trip from New York City to New Orleans and we'll take you with us! Well, we'll take a printout of you to be visually present at every stop. We'll send you a photo album of your adventures on the road, along with the digital poetry playlist, bumper sticker, postcard, poster, t-shirt and our endless gratitude!

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    The Ghazal

    Editorial consultation from Rob Spillman, author of All Tomorrow's Parties (Grove Press), co-founder of Tin House and winner of the PEN/Nora Magid Award for Editing. Plus the digital poetry playlist, postcard, bumper sticker, poster and t-shirt. [Fiction or nonfiction, 50 pages]

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