Monthly Archives: April 2012

Exhaling and sighing – Art of Winter Update

It’s Friday afternoon. My Kickstarter fundraising campaign successfully ended last Sunday night. (More on this below.) My graphics designer is making adjustments to files for the book. And I just finished finalizing the photo gallery for Art of Winter to include all … Continue reading

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21 hours left – Thank You and There’s Still Time!

I want to thank you all for your support (and patience) with my Kickstarter campaign to raise money for the publishing of my photography coffee table book “Art of Winter.” We successfully reached our $8000 goal! And we did it … Continue reading

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Will You Pay It Forward?

Has anyone ever given you a ride to airport, saving you a costly taxi ride? Has anyone ever helped you move? Has anyone ever bought you a meal unexpectedly? [Our regularly programmed schedule will resume next week.] Now you have … Continue reading

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Sneak Peak

I’m in the final stages of sending files to my graphic designer for my photography coffee table book, Art of Winter. Originally I thought it would have one essay, I Miss Winter, but after working on selecting all the images … Continue reading

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Being a Kickstarter

(This appears as part of a guest blog on Morgen Bailey’s Writer’s Blog. This was written with a writer/book in mind, but the same suggestions apply to chocolatiers, movie producers and organic gardeners.) Creating a successful Kickstarter project! I first heard … Continue reading

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