Guardians of Fire

Making Out Like a Virgin--survivors beyond sexual trauma

A project in Brooklyn, NY by T. Gilbert, C. McHardy & C. Plourde

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Sex, Desire & Intimacy After Sexual Trauma. 17 stories beyond recovery where survivors reclaim their bodies, hearts, and sexual desires
Backers: 105
Average Pledge Per Backer: $85

Funded: $8,969 of $8,500
Dates: Aug 24th -> Oct 2nd (39 days)
Project By: T. Gilbert, C. McHardy & C. Plourde
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We are within $600... phone a friend??

September 28th - via:
If you think this is an important book, make it happen. Without $600 more in pledges from a few more supporters before 7am Sunday morning, NYC-Time, we’ll fall short of the goal. What does that mean? The Kickstarter model works this way: “If the... (Read More)

Tipping time...

September 19th - via:
Dear Backers! We are getting there... so close, nearly 70% there!  It is your support--both your pledge and your word of mouth support--that is going to make it happen. You've already invested, now help us one more way. Pass the word to your... (Read More)

Sharing is caring. Really!

September 9th - via:
Okay, that heading is a little silly and cliché sounding. And yet, it is accurate. You care enough about the issues, the writers, and the book Making Out Like a Virgin to share your resources by making a pledge, and because of you we are at 53% to... (Read More)

Since this book has begun it's way into the world...

August 29th - via: writer, for the first time, told her family about what happened when she was a girl. writer used this as an opportunity to start telling her larger story. writer accessed Victim Compensation funds to further help with their... (Read More)

"Where or when can I order a book that isn't with the Kickstarter?"

August 25th - via:
Any bookstore/distributor can order MOLV (as we call it around here) as of Aug 31, 2016. Publishing date is technically Oct 18 and we intend to have a store on the website before that date. Send us a message if this is of interest!  (Read More)

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