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Tell a Love story--with deeper meanings

A project in Denver, CO by Deena Larsen

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The Rose Language infuses meaning in new ways--by ascribing concepts to letters. Give someone you love a card rich in significance.
Backers: 42
Average Pledge Per Backer: $41

Funded: $1,712 of $1,605
Dates: May 30th -> Jul 16th (48 days)
Project By: Deena Larsen
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Issue 9: Thorn of the Rose

July 15th - via:
Thanks all! This was an amazing ride, and I thank you all for your incredible support. Thank you. Here is the last page of this chapter--tune in for the next :) Agreement Agree: a: middle, g: grin, r:memory, e: if in the present, e: if in the future... (Read More)

Down to our final hours! Please share! Issue 8: Thorn of the Rose

July 14th - via:
KS Update: We are down to the wire--need $43 to get to the goal within 60 hours! Please ask your friends to order their greeting cards with a special meaning in Love. And here is the next installment on the Thorn of... (Read More)

Issue 7: Thorn of the Rose

July 10th - via:
View v: value, i: team, e:if in the future, w: strong Tradeoffs Pistil shrugged, and sandwiches coming from the servo distracted them. They ate in silence, hungrily. Pistil opened a ham sandwich and slathered it in the ketchup and mayonnaise on the... (Read More)

Issue 6: Thorn of the Rose

July 9th - via:
Names and Signs signs: s: change, i: myself, g: serious, n: honest, s: unchanging The midnight traffic on Colfax had simmered down to the occasional drunk, and they were able to slip unseen into the diner. They entered quietly—it was an automatic... (Read More)

Issue 5: Thorn of the Rose

July 8th - via:
Which Love Sparks s: change, p: war and peace, a: top, r: memory, k: fighting on, s: more change Thorn shifted position, still careful to stay out of the light, to keep the backpack away from Pistil or Stamen’s reach. There was a candy bar in the... (Read More)

Issue 4: Thorn of the Rose

July 7th - via:
Together Novices-N tell it slant, O good, V value, I team, C unconventional, E if then future, S change   “I don’t think you want the keys involved any more than we do.” Pistil said under his breath.   “We can either make a racket and get... (Read More)

We are almost there!

July 7th - via:
Hi all, Thank you for your support on getting greeting cards with a secret added meaning to reality. I can not tell you how much I appreciate it! We are 80% of the way there, with a little over a week to go.  Could you rally your friends and let... (Read More)

Issue 3: Thorn of the Rose

June 27th - via:
Intervention s: change, t: possible to impossible, a: bottom, m: frantic, e: if then, n: cunning Pistil went immediately for the blade he kept in his back pocket. Once a simple box cutter, now it had two blades wedged in together, both honed to a... (Read More)

Thorn of the Rose Issue 2. Tracking.

June 25th - via:
P anger, I introspective, S change, T possible yet impossible, I as a team, L hate   Pistil wished he had a tracker. One of those rad infra-red ones where you could see the body, see the heat, feel the heartbeat. Sick. Sweet, like the backpack... (Read More)

Share the Love--and get the payoffs.

June 24th - via:
Hi, Well, we are nearly half way there! And we have 22 days to go!  First off, thank you thank you for your support. It means a lot to me as I launch this first Rose language product. For these greeting cards are actually a hypertext (that is, a... (Read More)

The Thorn of the Rose Issue 1

June 23rd - via:
EpigraphWriting pins down the bones of our souls. We forget who said this. We, who have read too many expository essays on writing, too many exposes (with or without the accent). Exposures. Ex-postulations. Posing. Postulating. Posting. ... (Read More)

Slow but steady--still getting the wor(l)d out

June 7th - via:
Hi all! Well, we are almost 15 percent funded, with 39 days to go!  This is great, as we are still getting the word out.  I need your help to do that.  This is the first Rose Language project, and it is a complicated concept.  But MaJe, my wife... (Read More)

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