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14 patrons
Platinum Club (The minimum pledge is the Platinum level because it's the most important; the minimum level is the most sustainable for patrons, and creates a solid foundation on which to build.)
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Pledge $3 or more per Issue
10 patrons
Gold Club (Did you notice that these club names are heading in the opposite of the intuitive direction?)
  • You are eligible to receive, with your monthly issue, my Interesting Picture of the Month ("Interesting" shall be limited by the range of interesting things I have a chance to photograph); I will use either my phone or a camera; Quality is not assured
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Pledge $5 or more per Issue
8 patrons
Silver Club (Thought about a Half-Silver/Half-Gold Club at $4, but that seemed like a recipe for trouble.)
  • You will be eligible to participate in a quarterly chat (platform TBD) with me about my work and/or the work of other writers
  • You are eligible to receive, with your monthly issue, my Interesting Picture of the Month ("Interesting" shall be limited by the range of interesting things I have a chance to photograph); I will use either my phone or a camera; Quality is not assured
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Pledge $10 or more per Issue
2 patrons
Bronze Club (Your status is falling, but your rewards are rising, which sometimes happens.)
  • In each issue you support, I will bestow upon you an arbitrary and completely-made-up job title, to be included in the credits for that issue
  • You will be eligible to participate in a quarterly chat (platform TBD) with me about my work and/or the work of other writers
  • You are eligible to receive, with your monthly issue, my Interesting Picture of the Month ("Interesting" shall be limited by the range of interesting things I have a chance to photograph); I will use either my phone or a camera; Quality is not assured
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Pledge $25 or more per Issue
0 patrons
Additional Layer Club (Upon further reflection, 10 to 50 is a pretty big leap.)  
  • You tell me when your birthday is; once a year, on a date I pick, I send you a personalized, electronic un-birthday message; I will try not to send it on your actual birthday
  • You will receive a quarterly supplement to the Digest with a bonus microfiction.
  • In each issue you support, I will bestow upon you an arbitrary and completely-made-up job title, to be included in the credits for that issue
  • You will be eligible to participate in a quarterly chat (platform TBD) with me about my work and/or the work of other writers
  • You are eligible to receive, with your monthly issue, my Interesting Picture of the Month ("Interesting" shall be limited by the range of interesting things I have a chance to photograph); I will use either my phone or a camera; Quality is not assured
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Pledge $50 or more per Issue
1 of 10 patrons
Sharpened Stick Club (Use your sharpened stick to defend your treasure horde.)
  • Your name will appear on the Dedication Page for each issue, in the Sharpened Stick Club Circle of Secondary Honor
  • Your quarterly supplement will include a bonus flash fiction.
  • You will receive a quarterly supplement to the Digest with a bonus microfiction.
  • You tell me when your birthday is; once a year, on a date I pick, I send you a personalized, electronic un-birthday message; I will try not to send it on your actual birthday
  • In each issue you support, I will bestow upon you an arbitrary and completely-made-up job title, to be included in the credits for that issue
  • You will be eligible to participate in a quarterly chat (platform TBD) with me about my work and/or the work of other writers
  • You are eligible to receive, with your monthly issue, my Interesting Picture of the Month ("Interesting" shall be limited by the range of interesting things I have a chance to photograph); I will use either my phone or a camera; Quality is not assured
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Pledge $100 or more per Issue
0 of 5 patrons
Large Stone Club (Use your large stone to block the entrance to your cave so you can keep out the villagers and their pitchforks, and get some reading done.)
  • Your name will appear on the Dedication Page for each issue, in the Large Stone Club Circle of Honor
  • Your quarterly supplement will include an extra short story; that's four extra short stories per year; exclusive to this level; for at least a month, and probably more
  • Your quarterly supplement will include a bonus flash fiction.
  • You will receive a quarterly supplement to the Digest with a bonus microfiction.
  • You tell me when your birthday is; once a year, on a date I pick, I send you a personalized, electronic un-birthday message; I will try not to send it on your actual birthday
  • In each issue you support, I will bestow upon you an arbitrary and completely-made-up job title, to be included in the credits for that issue
  • You will be eligible to participate in a quarterly chat (platform TBD) with me about my work and/or the work of other writers
  • You are eligible to receive, with your monthly issue, my Interesting Picture of the Month ("Interesting" shall be limited by the range of interesting things I have a chance to photograph); I will use either my phone or a camera; Quality is not assured
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Rewards
Pledge $1 or more per Issue
14 patrons
Platinum Club (The minimum pledge is the Platinum level because it's the most important; the minimum level is the most sustainable for patrons, and creates a solid foundation on which to build.)
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Pledge $3 or more per Issue
10 patrons
Gold Club (Did you notice that these club names are heading in the opposite of the intuitive direction?)
  • You are eligible to receive, with your monthly issue, my Interesting Picture of the Month ("Interesting" shall be limited by the range of interesting things I have a chance to photograph); I will use either my phone or a camera; Quality is not assured
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Pledge $5 or more per Issue
8 patrons
Silver Club (Thought about a Half-Silver/Half-Gold Club at $4, but that seemed like a recipe for trouble.)
  • You will be eligible to participate in a quarterly chat (platform TBD) with me about my work and/or the work of other writers
  • You are eligible to receive, with your monthly issue, my Interesting Picture of the Month ("Interesting" shall be limited by the range of interesting things I have a chance to photograph); I will use either my phone or a camera; Quality is not assured
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Pledge $10 or more per Issue
2 patrons
Bronze Club (Your status is falling, but your rewards are rising, which sometimes happens.)
  • In each issue you support, I will bestow upon you an arbitrary and completely-made-up job title, to be included in the credits for that issue
  • You will be eligible to participate in a quarterly chat (platform TBD) with me about my work and/or the work of other writers
  • You are eligible to receive, with your monthly issue, my Interesting Picture of the Month ("Interesting" shall be limited by the range of interesting things I have a chance to photograph); I will use either my phone or a camera; Quality is not assured
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Pledge $25 or more per Issue
0 patrons
Additional Layer Club (Upon further reflection, 10 to 50 is a pretty big leap.)  
  • You tell me when your birthday is; once a year, on a date I pick, I send you a personalized, electronic un-birthday message; I will try not to send it on your actual birthday
  • You will receive a quarterly supplement to the Digest with a bonus microfiction.
  • In each issue you support, I will bestow upon you an arbitrary and completely-made-up job title, to be included in the credits for that issue
  • You will be eligible to participate in a quarterly chat (platform TBD) with me about my work and/or the work of other writers
  • You are eligible to receive, with your monthly issue, my Interesting Picture of the Month ("Interesting" shall be limited by the range of interesting things I have a chance to photograph); I will use either my phone or a camera; Quality is not assured
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Pledge $50 or more per Issue
1 of 10 patrons
Sharpened Stick Club (Use your sharpened stick to defend your treasure horde.)
  • Your name will appear on the Dedication Page for each issue, in the Sharpened Stick Club Circle of Secondary Honor
  • Your quarterly supplement will include a bonus flash fiction.
  • You will receive a quarterly supplement to the Digest with a bonus microfiction.
  • You tell me when your birthday is; once a year, on a date I pick, I send you a personalized, electronic un-birthday message; I will try not to send it on your actual birthday
  • In each issue you support, I will bestow upon you an arbitrary and completely-made-up job title, to be included in the credits for that issue
  • You will be eligible to participate in a quarterly chat (platform TBD) with me about my work and/or the work of other writers
  • You are eligible to receive, with your monthly issue, my Interesting Picture of the Month ("Interesting" shall be limited by the range of interesting things I have a chance to photograph); I will use either my phone or a camera; Quality is not assured
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month
Pledge $100 or more per Issue
0 of 5 patrons
Large Stone Club (Use your large stone to block the entrance to your cave so you can keep out the villagers and their pitchforks, and get some reading done.)
  • Your name will appear on the Dedication Page for each issue, in the Large Stone Club Circle of Honor
  • Your quarterly supplement will include an extra short story; that's four extra short stories per year; exclusive to this level; for at least a month, and probably more
  • Your quarterly supplement will include a bonus flash fiction.
  • You will receive a quarterly supplement to the Digest with a bonus microfiction.
  • You tell me when your birthday is; once a year, on a date I pick, I send you a personalized, electronic un-birthday message; I will try not to send it on your actual birthday
  • In each issue you support, I will bestow upon you an arbitrary and completely-made-up job title, to be included in the credits for that issue
  • You will be eligible to participate in a quarterly chat (platform TBD) with me about my work and/or the work of other writers
  • You are eligible to receive, with your monthly issue, my Interesting Picture of the Month ("Interesting" shall be limited by the range of interesting things I have a chance to photograph); I will use either my phone or a camera; Quality is not assured
  • Access to the creative content of each month's issue for a patron-exclusive window of one month