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Vitality Magazine

A project in Overland Park, KS by Jesse

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Vitality is a lit mag full of awesome stories featuring queer protagonists, where the focus of the story is NOT their sexuality/gender.
Backers: 256
Average Pledge Per Backer: $22

Funded: $5,759 of $5,000
Dates: Sep 30th -> Nov 1st (32 days)
Project By: Jesse
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Latest News

9 Hours Left!

October 30th - via:
We are down to the final hours of this kickstarter! We've already reached our goal, but now is the last chance to change your mind about what rewards you want, and to grab t-shirts and other goodies. The hand-painted "I am ___ and my story is Vital"... (Read More)

We did it!!

October 29th - via:
We've reached our goal! If we're really lucky and reach our stretch goal of $8,000, we'll be able to fund a SECOND issue. But I'm just really happy and proud of all of us for making this happen! Seriously, I am so excited, and proud! :D The first... (Read More)

Three Days Left!!!

October 26th - via:
We broke $4,500!!As of writing this, we're only $50 away from our goal, and we've got THREE days left! This is AMAZING! Thank you so much for all you've done in getting us here. I've seen some of your tweets and posts on tumblr! Every little bit... (Read More)

Woooah we're halfway there.... Wooooah livin' on a prayer! ;)

October 22nd - via:
Hey everyone!! The kickstarter continues to be spectacular. You are all amazing with how much you've been reblogging our posts and mentioning us on twitter and doing your best to get the word out there.  Keep it up! We're going to get there!  One... (Read More)

T-Minus 10 Days and Counting!

October 21st - via:
This kickstarter is getting exciting, kids!Today we got our 100th backer!! Thanks, Drew! :D And we reached our halfway mark!!!!! We can definitely reach our goal in 10 days! I believe in us! :D Copies to Libraries and LGBT OrganizationsI've mentioned... (Read More)

The Final Stretch!

October 17th - via:
We're entering the last big push towards the end here! Thank you so much to everyone who has donated so far. Thank you for your support and for telling your friends and for getting us this far! First of all, WE BROKE $2,000!We're nearly halfway to... (Read More)

It's a Halloween Queertacular!!!

October 10th - via:
To celebrate Halloween, and to finish out this kickstarter with a bang, we're hosting a contest! Submit your Halloweeny flash fiction, poetry, and comics via our Submittable link! We will choose our favorites and post them online during the last week... (Read More)

One Week Down, 3 and 1/2 left to go!

October 6th - via:
We have officially made it through our first week of the kickstarter!A few exciting things have happened in just this first week. So let's get started! First of all... we broke $1,000!!!!! Pledges are coming in at a steady rate. We have to raise... (Read More)

End of First 24 Hrs!

October 1st - via:
Well the first day of our kickstarter is over! It's been really exciting the last 24 hrs. Here's all that's happened: We broke $100!!! As of this update, we have raised $131. That's 2% of our goal. Help us out by spreading the word! Tell your... (Read More)

Vitality magazine seeking to show that queer literature still sells

October 1st - via:
The up-and-coming literary magazine Vitality is seeking funds to publish exciting, entertaining fiction stories—featuring protagonists who just happen to be LGBT. (Read More)

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