For the last year, thanks to you, I've been on another incredible journey. One year ago today my Kickstarter campaign for FORKS successfully funded and came to an end. That... Read more
FORKS on Tour '14—Tonight: Cincinnati
For my fellow ADV friends who live in Ohio or Northern Kentucky, I wanted to reach out and let you know that I'll be in Cincinnati this evening, Tuesday October... Read more
FORKS Book Tour Comes to the San Francisco Bay Area and somewhere…
Attn: Northern California Backers!
Meet Allan at Book Passage September 6th 4pm-7pm
I've been enjoying exploring the United States this summer while visiting some 7 cities, mostly in the eastern... Read more
FORKS on Tour '14—Near You?
A quick update about the FORKS on Tour '14
As a small (let's say tiny) independent publisher with no staff, but fortunate to have an amazing group of friends, volunteers,... Read more
FORKS On Good Morning America Tomorrow!
What are you doing tomorrow morning?
it's been months in the working, but today I'm happy to announce that FORKS will be on the tables and desks of anchors, producers... Read more
FORKS Will Be Released June 3, 2014
Wow. I cannot believe I'm writing this update.
Pinch me. Is this real?
Yes! Thanks to all of your — my generous Kickstarter backers — the general edition of FORKS... Read more
I Can Smell The Ink.
FORKS Is Coming Soon!
I'm making this latest update public as the last several notes I've sent have been for "backers only." So, I thought it was only right to... Read more
We Did It!
With still nearly 8 hours left in the campaign, earlier this afternoon we hit the final stretch goal and have raised more than $40,000 and pre-sold nearly... Read more
One more day
This has been one great ride.
As you know, this adventure, book and all of you who have backed my project to date have long been on my mind—and in... Read more
Sometime last year I posted a short story on my website about the most precious gift you can give anyone. If you have time, please read it.
Gifts with heart... Read more
More Milestones & Stretching More Miles
Success!!! Stretch goal #1 achieved — thank you!
DONE! Sometime late last night or early this morning, depending on where you are in the world, we did it! We hit... Read more
New Reward: Send A Card and Stretch Forks -- Another Project Worth Your Look
Making More Connections in the Final Week - Pushing My Stretch Goals
In this short video I share the inspiration for adding another reward—at multiple levels—into the FORKS Kickstarter Mix.... Read more
Indexing, Stats, Pushing, Stretching & The Better Backpack
FORKS will be published!
You can have FORKS on your table soon! I am still reeling in amazement, and how extraordinary are the nearly 350 who have backed my project... Read more
I'll Give You The Jacket Off My Back…as thanks
We did it!
Thank you from the bottom of my heart.
- Thanks to all my backers and to everyone who shared this message and the link to this Kickstarter page,... Read more
So close, that I'm ready to stretch.
When I woke this morning I learned that FORKS has passed the 90% funding mark!
I don't know what to say—except thanks to all my backers. Your pledges, encouraging... Read more
Milestones & Mile Markers: We're Moving!
I just hopped on to my Kickstarter dashboard and discovered we've got 200 Backers!!!
Plus, after just one week, we're reached 75% of our goal. Wow!
Thank... Read more
See The Possibilities!
I am amazed and grateful for the response my Kickstarter campaign has received so far — and we've just passed the four-day mark.
As I get ready to send this... Read more