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45 Backers

45 backers so far, almost $3000 pledged, but only 6 days to go! Please consider supporting my Kickstarter for the SLF’s Portolan Project! https://www.kickstarter.com/…/the-slfs-portolan-writing… ***** • What does the Portolan Project come from? What need do we hope to satisfy? Portolan charts are ancient maps used by navigators at sea, to help them find ports …

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We’re running a Kickstarter for the SLF’s Portolan Project!

• What does the Portolan Project come from? What need do we hope to satisfy? Portolan charts are ancient maps used by navigators at sea, to help them find ports for safe harbor and avoid hazards (“Here be dragons…”) The SLF’s Portolan Project is designed to help writers and readers chart their own courses towards …

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SHOUTY THURSDAY

IT’S SHOUTY THURSDAY! I DON’T USUALLY HOST SHOUTY THURSDAY, BUT I FEEL LIKE IT TODAY. PLEASE SHOUT IN THE COMMENTS ABOUT WHATEVER YOU NEED TO SHOUT ABOUT, GOOD OR BAD! IT CAN BE SURPRISINGLY SATISFYING. ALL-CAPS RECOMMENDED! PERSONALLY, I AM SUPER-FRUSTRATED BY HOW HARD IT IS TO GET FACEBOOK TO ACTUALLY SHOW MY KICKSTARTER POSTS …

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Submissions Open for the SLF $1000 Gulliver Travel Grant!

Submissions are now open for the SLF $1000 Gulliver Travel Grant! (Nov 1-Nov 30, 2021) The SLF Gulliver Travel grants are awarded annually, since 2004, to assist writers of speculative literature (in fiction, poetry, drama, or creative nonfiction) in their research. They are not currently available for academic research, though we hope to offer such …

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I Am Okay With Other Numbers

Okay, it’s sort of funny — we launched our Kickstarter, which is trying to raise $13,500. And when I looked before teaching, we had $35 in pledges. And I looked again just now, and we have $135 in pledges. I just want to say, I am okay with other numbers. Pledge here: https://www.kickstarter.com/…/the-slfs-portolan…/