Grendha: Search For Lost Triumphs


A project in Houston, TX by François Pointeau

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traveling poetry by François Pointeau & artwork from Brian Wootan
Backers: 42
Average Pledge Per Backer: $38

Funded: $1,589 of $750
Dates: Jul 23rd -> Sep 21st (60 days)
Project By: François Pointeau
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Latest News

24 hours!!!

September 20th - via:
Thank you so much everybody! About 24 hours left! Woot! I'm excited!  Yesterday, I called Brian, and we're ready to take the book, the poster, and the t-shirt to the printing press. Once the campaign closes, we'll be going into turbo drive so that... (Read More)

5 days left!

September 16th - via:
Thank you everybody for your pledges! There are 5 days left on the campaign, and thanks to you, we reached out goal! That means that you WILL RECEIVE your books, posters, and t-shirts! Yeah! I would love to finish this campaign at or above $2000!!  ... (Read More)

It's my birthday!

September 7th - via:
Here's a little video I posted on Instagram & Twitter :-) You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

17 days to go!!

September 4th - via:
Hey everybody! First all: THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR BEING SUCH ROCK STARS! Last night, I read two poems from SONGS OF THE ROLLIN CHATEAU at One Page Salon in Austin, Texas, with host Owen Egerton. It was a freaking blast. I love sharing, and listening to... (Read More)

New Batch of Postcards!

August 17th - via:
New batch of postcards arrived in the mail yesterday, and I'd love to send them out to the whole world, however I only got 500 printed, so let me know if you know anybody who would like to receive one, or anybody you know who would love to get Brian... (Read More)

Interview in Lone Star Literary Life

August 11th - via:
Lone Star Literary Life just published an interview with me, where I talk about SONGS OF THE ROLLIN CHATEAU, and why I decided to only print we sell through this Kickstarter project, among other things. Thanks for your support everybody! Please share... (Read More)

First Review of my book!

August 5th - via:
SONGS OF THE ROLLIN CHATEAU was just reviewed in Lone Star Literary Life! Very nice review! Please share the review on your social media, and let your friends know... (Read More)

We reached our goal!

July 31st - via:
With just a few hours over 1 week, we surpassed our goal! Yeah!! Thank you so much, you are all amazing people! Now that our project has been funded, we are definitely going to press and printing as many books, posters, and t-shirts as you buy. So... (Read More)

89% wow!

July 29th - via:
Well, yesterday we were at 58% funded, and I promised I would post a poem form the book if we reached 60% funded, and not only did we reach this goal, we surpassed it! We're so close to being funded that I can taste it. We're 89% funded this... (Read More)


July 28th - via:
It's Sunday, and we've reached 58% of our goal! Yeah! I would love to reach 60% or higher by tomorrow. What happens tomorrow? I snail-mailed close to 50 postcards last week, and I'm guessing they should start arriving at their destinations this... (Read More)

It's Postcard Time :-)

July 24th - via:
First 24 hours, and we've reached 41%! Thank you so much!  I've been writing postcards all afternoon. Do you want postcards to hand out to your friends? Let me know! I'll send you a personalized postcard, and a few extra to hand out / mail to your... (Read More)

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