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The Wilds: A Poetry Comic

A project in Tarland, UK by Aimee Lockwood

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The Wilds is a poetry comic about a teenage girl who loses a parent and escapes into a fantastical landscape to process her emotions.
Backers: 135
Average Pledge Per Backer: £24

Funded: £3,271 of £2,000
Dates: Jun 15th -> Jul 15th (30 days)
Project By: Aimee Lockwood
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Latest News

We did it!

July 15th - via:
We did it! Hi everyone! The Wilds Kickstarter has come to an end and… WE DID IT! In fact, thanks to your support, we not only reached our initial target, but smashed through our stretch goal too. The bear wishes to say “RAAAWWWWWR”, which is... (Read More)

1 week left

July 6th - via:
Hi everyone! (or as the bear would say, GROWOWOWWLLL) There's just 1 week left of our kickstarter. As you know, we've already hit our initial goal -- so your books and other treats will be on their way to you soon! With a week remaining, we'd love to... (Read More)

"The Wilds" stretch goal - let's help UK child bereavement charities!

June 25th - via:
Hi everyone Since we hit our initial goal (YAY) we've decided to add a stretch goal to this project, with a new reward: if we reach £3000, we'll match your generous donations. For each copy of The Wilds bought for school libraries, we'll send... (Read More)


June 23rd - via:
Fantastic news! After 1 week, we've reached our goal -- "The Wilds" will be in all your hands, soon, and we can't wait to share this story with you. Again, we can't thank you enough for your support. This isn't the end of our campaign (we have three... (Read More)

We've hit 75%! Humble bear (school copy) add on

June 19th - via:
Dearest "backers" "The Wilds" is a bear's hair's breadth away from hitting 75% of its funding target! Thank you so much! Due to popular demand, we've just added a "Humble Bear" tier option, which allows people to simply donate a copy to a school... (Read More)

Day 1 - we passed 50% funded! Thank you!

June 15th - via:
Day 1 isn't even over yet, but thanks to your amazing support we've already gained more than 50% of the money needed to send "The Wilds" out into the wild.  Thank you all so much for your support. If you think you know someone who would be... (Read More)

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