Boost the Rebecca Pomroy Story

A project in Gig Harbor, WA by DL Fowler

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Let the world know. She was the staff President Lincoln leaned on during days and weeks of sorrow and uncertainty.
Backers: 12
Average Pledge Per Backer: $84

Funded: $1,006 of $750
Dates: May 30th -> Jun 30th (31 days)
Project By: DL Fowler
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Latest News

It's Official

June 27th - via:
The slipcase included in the highest reward tier will feature a debossed Lincoln profile on both sides and the text will be enhanced with silver foil. We're down to the last 50 hours and are well past our initial goal [thank you, wonderful backers].... (Read More)

We had a great event at The Lit in Champaign IL

June 21st - via:
A good turnout ... strong interest in Rebecca Pomroy's story ... sold several sets of the Abraham Lincoln's Lost Stories standard hardcover collection. Local poet Michael La Due was on hand to read his stirring poem about Lincoln and his valet,... (Read More)

Research Archive Unlocked! You choose what you want.

June 15th - via:
I love backer feedback and here’s one reason why. I opened a message last night that offered a stellar suggestion. The backer encouraged me to offer smaller packages of research artifacts as optional add-ons. So, now there are several new add-ons... (Read More)

New Add-on -- Research Artifacts

June 14th - via:
Yesterday, a new add-on went live. It's a bundle of research artifacts. It's a collection of PDF files created from sources I used in drafting Lincoln's Angel. The bundle includes a marked up copy of Echoes from Hospital and White House (an 1884... (Read More)

Goal Achieved!

June 11th - via:
I am overwhelmed by your support. Thank you!Of course, there are still miles to go before I sleep, and I'll have details on that tomorrow. Rest assured though. My focus will remain on three things: fulfilling your rewards as promised, planning the... (Read More)

Upgrades, Opportunities, Reminders

June 9th - via:
First, thank you for your support. We're at 80% of our goal.Next, the upgrades: If you selected the Brotherly Love add-on, in addition to the hand-numbered, Kickstarter-only, limited-edition print book, you will automatically receive a special eBook... (Read More)

New Add-on -- Brotherly Love

June 6th - via:
As a thank you to backers, you get the first shot at this special reward. If you want it, add it to your pledge, and I'll finish the novella before Christmas. This item is a novella in progress (scroll down to see the synopsis). Current backers can... (Read More)

Celebrating a milestone

June 3rd - via:
Hey! We're 84% funded -- 26 days to go. I have a treat for you to say thank you for your support and to encourage you to share our project with family and friends.  First a couple of housekeeping items. The Box Set can now be selected as an add-on... (Read More)

Thought I should share what readers are saying about Rebecca Pomroy's story

June 1st - via:
Stunning portrait of a magnificent woman nearly lost to history! Brilliant! The writing was spectacular and drew me into the period allowing me to see in my mind what it might’ve been like to live in the mid-1800s. We struggle with her on bad days,... (Read More)

On this day in history ...

May 31st - via:
Rebecca Pomroy's only daughter, eight-year-old Clara Jane, died of tuberculosis on May 31, 1857.  Already, Rebecca had nursed her mother and a sister through the same fatal illness. In the preceding years, she had also cared for two of her husband's... (Read More)

It's been a good morning

May 30th - via:
I opened an email this morning and discovered that Lincoln's Angel has been selected for the Indie Washington Collection by the Indie Author Project. That means the eBook edition is now available in libraries across the state.  And with our first 3... (Read More)

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