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Lao American speculative poetry & art by Bryan Thao Worra and Vongduane Manivong, from Lovecraftian horror to Lao sci fi!
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    You get our thanks and a 5-page pdf sampler of the poems in DEMONSTRA e-mailed to you! (The full book is over 100 pages)

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    A pdf copy of the book DEMONSTRA with a Kickstarter-exclusive cover. Your name appears in the "Special Thank You" section of the book.

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    A pdf copy of the book DEMONSTRA with a kickstarter-exclusive cover. Your name appears in the "Special Thank You" section of the book. A DEMONSTRA postcard with the Kickstarter-exclusive cover art. A handwritten thank you note from the author and artist. A certificate recognizing you as a supporter of the DEMONSTRA kickstarter.

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    All of the previous rewards and an author-signed print copy of the book DEMONSTRA in a special 6x9" format. Both the pdf and the print copy come with the kickstarter-exclusive cover.

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    A pdf copy and an author-signed copy of DEMONSTRA with the Kickstarter-exclusive cover. Your name on the "Special Thanks" page. A handwritten thank you note from the author and artist. A DEMONSTRA postcard and magnet!

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    All of the previous rewards and the full set of 4 limited-edition postcards of Lao mythological beings.

    This means you also get: A pdf copy and an author-signed copy of DEMONSTRA with the Kickstarter-exclusive cover. Your name on the "Special Thanks" page.

    A handwritten thank you note from the author and artist.

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    All of the previous rewards and a special frameable poem written for you (or the person, place, thing or idea of your choice)

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    All of the previous rewards and a poster of the DEMONSTRA kickstarter-exclusive cover art.

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    All of the previous rewards and a limited-edition package of Cool Jerk Lao Beef Jerky (Your choice of flavors, including a Kickstarter-exclusive ghost pepper flavor.)

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    All of the previous rewards,

    A custom black and white drawing of one subject of your choice by Vongduane Manivong.(8.5" x 11").

    A special poem about you (or the person of your choice) included in all editions of DEMONSTRA along with a signed, frameable copy.

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    A pdf and author & artist-signed print copy of the kickstarter-exclusive edition of DEMONSTRA. Your name on the "Special Thanks" page. A poem about you (or the person of your choice) included in DEMONSTRA along with a signed, frameable copy.

    A handwritten thank you from the author and artist.

    A DEMONSTRA postcard, poster, and magnet. A full set of 4 limited-edition postcards of Lao mythological beings.

    A limited-edition package of Cool Jerk Lao Beef Jerky (Your choice of flavors, including a Kickstarter-exclusive ghost pepper flavor.)

    A special framable poem written for you (or the person, place, thing or idea of your choice).

    A custom color drawing of one subject by Vongduane Manivong.(8.5" x 11")

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    Pledge US$ 500 or more About US$ 500

    A pdf and author & artist-signed print copy of the Kickstarter-exclusive edition of DEMONSTRA. Your name on the "Special Thanks" page. A poem about you (or the person of your choice) included in DEMONSTRA along with a signed, frameable copy.

    A handwritten thank you from the author and artist.

    A DEMONSTRA postcard, poster, and magnet. A full set of 4 limited-edition postcards of Lao mythological beings.

    A limited-edition package of Cool Jerk Lao Beef Jerky (Your choice of flavors, including a Kickstarter-exclusive ghost pepper flavor.)

    A special, frameable poem written for you (or the person, place, thing or idea of your choice).

    A limited edition copy of "The Heart A Brush, The Soul an Eye," collecting Bryan Thao Worra's previous books and individual poems from 1991 to 2011.

    A custom painting of one subject by Vongduane Manivong.(up to 11.25" x 17.3")

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    A pdf and author & artist-signed print copy of DEMONSTRA with a unique cover. Only one will ever be made.

    Your name on the "Special Thanks" page. A poem about you (or the person of your choice) included in DEMONSTRA along with a signed, frameable copy.

    A handwritten thank you from the author and artist.

    A DEMONSTRA postcard, poster, and magnet. A full set of 4 limited-edition postcards of Lao mythological beings.

    A limited-edition package of Cool Jerk Lao Beef Jerky (Your choice of flavors, including a Kickstarter-exclusive ghost pepper flavor.)

    A special, frameable poem written for you (or the person, place, thing or idea of your choice).

    A limited edition copy of "The Heart A Brush, The Soul an Eye," collecting Bryan Thao Worra's previous books and individual poems from 1991 to 2011.

    A custom color drawing of one subject by Vongduane Manivong.(8.5" x 11")

    A custom painting of one subject by Vongduane Manivong.(up to 11.25" x 17.3")

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    EARLY BACKER REWARD

    A pdf copy and an author and artist-signed copy of DEMONSTRA with the Kickstarter-exclusive cover. Your name on the "Special Thanks" page.

    A handwritten thank you note from the author and artist.

    A DEMONSTRA postcard, poster and magnet! The full set of 4 limited-edition postcards of Lao mythological beings.

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    'GO IN THE GARDEN' - You get all of the benefits of a $40 pledge. ALSO: You get a special place in the Poet's Garden with a plant (either a naga jolokia ghost pepper or a rare Fantome du Laos) dedicated to you. It will be planted during the New Year for good luck. :) At the end of the year, you'll get some of the seeds from your plant, agricultural shipping rules for your area permitting. US Only.

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