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Grifty Shades of Fey: A Fiction Anthology

A project in Boise, ID by Fiction Vortex

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Cautionary tales uncovering the darker side of the Fair Folk. Non-erotic, but still full of magic and danger. Presented by FV Press.
Backers: 210
Average Pledge Per Backer: $30

Funded: $6,377 of $6,000
Dates: Apr 25th -> May 25th (30 days)
Project By: Fiction Vortex
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Latest News


May 25th - via:
Wow. Just wow. All of the hype made me sick cuz I was so excited! 40 minutes left. What a month!  (Read More)


May 25th - via:
Yep, we funded. However, there is still time for upgrading or backing or sharing with friends!  (Read More)

Take that, you stinkin fairies!

May 24th - via:
We are @ 100%!!!!!  (Read More)

I need $330 at 3:30

May 24th - via:
Yep. Numbers are weird, but over here in MTD time zone it just worked out that way!  (Read More)

$700 - I broke my stress ball

May 24th - via:
$700 is all that’s left. Someone’s rich uncle came through a lil’bit. I’ve now decimated my stress ball. It’s flat. No life. Being on the ulcers.  (Read More)

$803 left!

May 24th - via:
Yep. That’s it. Yesterday it was $2000. You people are crazy. Awesome, but still crazy!  (Read More)

I don't run, but I LOVE this 5k!

May 24th - via:
We just hit 5k! So close to the end and so close to succeeding!  Now is the time to call your rich uncle and cash in on that favor he owes you!  (Read More)

False-ish Alarm, New Authors, Party-Time

May 23rd - via:
So... This whole time Mike was wrong... He kept telling us that the campaign ends on May 24, but it's actually MAY 25TH. We smacked Mike with an anti-wand wand and now he knows better. Spell banished. But don't let that put you in a complacent mood!... (Read More)

The last 24 hours

May 23rd - via:
People. Lovers of humanity. Supporters of Grifty Shades of Fey. We have come upon the last 24 hours of the campaign. We are very close and we aren’t giving up hope. So now is the time to act, now is the time to upgrade pledges or get your best... (Read More)

Final Week Breakdown

May 18th - via:
We wish 'breakdown' meant a celebratory dance party... ...but it doesn't. Le cry.  It means numbers and the 'd' word.  DATA.  Super le cry. Boring, but necessary, non-dancing, hard facts The Grifty Shades of Fey campaign has 6 DAYS LEFT. We are... (Read More)

100 Backers - BackerKit - New Reward Option

May 16th - via:
I’m posting this from my phone while I wait for my daughter’s orchestra concert to start. Apologies for the brevity. This morning we hit 100 backers. A centurion force to take on the Fey! We are going to use Backerkit for fulfillment. This means... (Read More)

Nifty Grifty Fifty! Let's get Schwifty!

May 15th - via:
50% ! Last night we hit the half way mark in funding! The Fair Folk are getting nervous--no amount of dancing naked around their naked cherubic gods will help them!  10 Days Left As I am typing this, Muse is playing in my ears... "Our time is... (Read More)

So Close to Fifty Percent! Equine Footwear for Protection.

May 11th - via:
Those Pixies are Quaking in Their Boots! Oh, Ye Defenders of the Human Race! We are almost halfway funded! The deceptive glamour of popular Fey culture is melting away with each new penny pledged to the campaign.  Almost there... but you know what... (Read More)

Holy Hump Day! And some incentives...

May 9th - via:
WEDNESDAY WAS GOOD! A true hump day! We bumped up past the $2000 mark. It was a huge boost for us and a kick in the glitter balls for the fairies! Soon, we will see the true faces of those fairies--just like this icky creature below.  The Mr. Bean... (Read More)

Talkin' Tuesday and Story Submissions

May 8th - via:
Today Was a Good Tuesday The campaign made some great progress today. YES! Take that, you stinkin' Fey!  Now we just have to keep that momentum going.  Story Submissions Many of you have shown interest in submitting a story to the anthology. Good.... (Read More)

19 Days! Come Back! New Authors!

May 6th - via:
19 Days Left! The Fair Folk fight on against our project. We made it through the long night of homicidal crickets, but soon much bigger foe will appear!  We'd like to thank all of you and especially our new backers! Come Back Unfortunately, some of... (Read More)

20% and The Crickets Are All We Hear, Unless You Count Our Podcast Interview

May 2nd - via:
We hit 20% and that is because of you! But a lull has hit and all we hear are crickets, which usually are sort of peaceful, but we are sure their are fairies riding those crickets and are gearing up for war. Help us!  The FaceBook Place Group Thingy... (Read More)

So Close to 20%

May 1st - via:
In Our Last Update We... So the statistic is 70% of projects that reach 20% get funded. We are almost there!  Trends (Math is mean, like fairies.) However, if the funding pacing continues as is, we might reach only half of our funding goal.  Don't... (Read More)

The First Day of GSOF

April 26th - via:
And on the First Day of the GSOF Campaign... We are quickly coming up on the first 24 hours of the campaign! The response has been very encouraging and we thank you all! With less than four hours until the end of Day One, we are almost at the 10%... (Read More)

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