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Deep Wild Journal: Writing from the Backcountry

A project in Rock Springs, WY by John Yohe

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A literary journal featuring poems, essays and fiction in and from Wilderness
Backers: 80
Average Pledge Per Backer: $43

Funded: $3,451 of $2,500
Dates: Apr 30th -> Jun 1st (32 days)
Project By: John Yohe
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Latest News

Thank you!!!!!

May 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all! Our campaign was a HUGE success. We hesitatingly asked for $2500, and got almost $3500! We can't wait to share Deep Wild Journal #1 with you. Look for it in your mailbox at the end of August. In the meantime, soon Brad will be sending... (Read More)

Last weekend of the campaign!

May 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all for your support on this Kickstarter campaign. We simply had no idea how much we might ask for, with backup plans to get relatives to donate large sums which we'd reimburse just to make our $2500 goal. Well, we got that in less than a... (Read More)

Almost to $3500!!!

May 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Wow wow! Two big donations this week put us within $150 of $3500! Can you help get the word out so we can make before the 31st? $20 or $40 is like a pre-order at this point, though on that note, our Subscription page is now live at our website:... (Read More)

Over $3000!!!

May 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all for donating to Deep Wild Journal. We had no idea how much we might ask for, and the response has been overwhelming, well past our $2500 ask. We're now over $3000, with a week to go! To really break even and work toward seed money for... (Read More)

Game on through May!

May 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Our Kickstarter campaign continues through May! We would love to achieve some 'stretch goals', like covering shipping costs. A donation of $20 is basically a pre-order for DWJ #1, except with your name on the Donators page, though any amount would be... (Read More)

Muchas gracias!

May 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all so much for helping us reach our Kickstarter goal! We went over the top right when editors Rick and John were entering Grand Gulch, in Utah. We slept well knowing Issue #1 will be a reality. We had no idea if we would make our goal, so... (Read More)

Now that our original goal...

May 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Everyone, Thank you for helping us clear our base goal so quickly!  It's me, Brad (the “whining about deadlines and how much a single piece of paper weighs” guy), here to thank you profusely and announce our unconventional "stretch goal."  One... (Read More)

Another thank you note! NOW with exciting numbers included!

May 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone,    Brad McGinty here. I’m the person who sends emails to the editorial staff with titles like “analytics of market and scale” that include sentences like “I need you to stop camping for a couple of days so we can finalize our... (Read More)


May 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Almost to $2000 of our $2500 goal, in four days! Thank you everyone who has donated! Looks like we may even go over our goal! If so, that extra will go towards seed money for the next issue, or even something crazy like paying our contributors $10.... (Read More)

Over $600 in the first 24 hours!

May 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! Over $600 in the first 24 hours! Thank you! That puts us at 24% towards our $2500 goal!  Help keep the momentum going with a donation. $20 gets you a copy of DWJ with your named printed on the Donators page. Other options, big and small,... (Read More)

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