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MURDERBIRDS! an Avian Anthology

A project in Richmond, VA by Mike Stoumbos

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Short stories about killer birds, edited by Mike Jack Stoumbos, cover by Ruth Nickle, made possible by author education/support groups
Backers: 167
Average Pledge Per Backer: $36

Funded: $6,010 of $1,800
Dates: Sep 9th -> Oct 9th (30 days)
Project By: Mike Stoumbos
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Latest News

Larger Art Prints Are Now Available as Add-Ons

October 8th - via:
For those getting the Bird Bundle, you will already receive our small art prints, but, thanks to a final-weekend push, we can now include larger art prints as add-ons. We have a medium and large option available in the add-ons. The medium prints ship... (Read More)

Final Week! Who's taking the dedication?

October 4th - via:
We are on the final stretch of this Kickstarter campaign, and I'm thrilled by how far we've come already. We had a rapid selling out of the first set of signed copies, but there are still a few more available as add-ons for people purchasing physical... (Read More)

I see a Wulf Moon a-rising!

September 29th - via:
I am thrilled to announce that with the most recent stretch goal, Wulf Moon has officially joined the Table of Contents! "Boneyard" features extra-terrestrial vultures and is every bit as harrowing as it sounds: The Rangers of Interstellar Peace land... (Read More)

Additional Author Opportunity: "The Road To NaNo" Free Presentation - September 28th @8pm Eastern

September 26th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Stretch Goals: Included Art Prints With Bundles + Higher Pay For Authors

September 26th - via:
A watched clock never ticks, they say, so I figured a watched starter never kicks. (Some of you are groaning and rolling your eyes at the dad joke of the day, but stay with me.) Not that I've stopped promoting the Kickstarter, but I figured I'd give... (Read More)

Bonus Story 1 Reveal, Bonus Story 2 in Our Sights, and other Adventures in Publication (DreamForge Anvil Issue 9)

September 18th - via:
At $2400, we unlocked the first bonus story, and it now gives me great pleasure to reveal our first author: Crystal Crawford, bringing us "Cheer Hawks with a Side of Murder" Urban fantasy, shapeshifter, whodunnit with cheerleaders and a very "Buffy"... (Read More)

Surging Ahead with More Stretch Goals! - Interior Art and Author QnA

September 17th - via:
Wow, the last few days have charged through another two thresholds, leaving me barely enough time to catch my breath and to post these updates. Thanks to all of you, the momentum continues to go, so the funding continues to grow. Check out the new... (Read More)

Another Stretch Goal in the Books (Bonus Story 1) + An Announcement in the Email

September 13th - via:
We're knocking out stretch goals like dominoes! Having crossed the $2400 threshold, we're including one additional story in the anthology. The 18th author and their story is still under wraps, but we're gearing up for some fun new announcements on... (Read More)

Let there be Swag! - Stretch Goal 1 + Another Set of Signed Copies

September 11th - via:
Stretch Goals - We have reached the first stretch goal! At $2100, we added our first bit of swag to the mix in the form of bookmarks. Upcoming stretch goals include an extra story in the anthology, interior art, a Zoom QnA with the authors, and more... (Read More)

Day 1 Fully Funded!

September 10th - via:
We have crossed the first threshold! Looking forward to the next steps, particularly the stretch goals :) Take a look ahead to see what lies in store. Now that we know the anthology is going to go forward regardless, the next question is how far will... (Read More)

(Duplicate Post) 21 Hours in - Early Bird GONE + New Add-Ons

September 10th - via:
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21 Hours In - Early Bird GONE + New Add-Ons

September 10th - via:
Hello all! (I'm looking forward to posting fully funded, hopefully in the next hour or two.) But first, we have updates on backing tiers and new add-ons. Early Bird Signed Copies are GONE - We have sold out of our early-bird bonus for those first 20... (Read More)

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