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Typhus Morningstar Tier
$1 or more per month
Thanks just for being here. Lots of stuff in return for your kind presence. 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
Holy Meaux
$3 or more per month
Here you get everything from tier one, but you also get to read installments of my novel in progress, Holy Meaux. 
Dropsy Morningstar Tier
$5 or more per month
Typhus, plus signed photo print in the mail and other extras. 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • 15% off all books.
  • 25% off all photo prints.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • One free signed 8x10 photo print (after 6 months, once annually)
Diphtheria Morningstar Tier
$10 or more per month
Dropsy, plus signed copy of "The Sound of Building Coffins" newly expanded paperback edition, due from Crescent City Books in early 2018.  (Redeemable once, after 4 months patronage at this level.) 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • 1 free signed 8x10 and 13x19 photo print per year (after 6 mos).
  • 20% off all books.
  • 30% off all photo prints.
  • Signed copy of 2018 edition of TSOBC (redeemable after 4 months)
Malaria Morningstar Tier
$20 or more per month
Diphtheria, plus Dear Abby style advice for creatives. That's right, tell me your troubles. I'll do my best to help, once per month.  (Redeemable after first month patronage at this level, but please expect only one response per query, no lengthy exchanges. Thank you for understanding about time constraints.) 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • 2 signed 8x10s and one 13x19 photo print per year (after 6 mos).
  • 25% off all books.
  • 40% off all photo prints.
  • Personalized Dear Abby-type advice for creative types, monthly
  • Signed copy of 2018 edition of TSOBC (redeemable after 4 mos.)
Gloria Morningstar Tier
$30 or more per month
Malaria, plus a small, unique, original creation for you. The particulars are my call, but i'll have you in mind when i make it. (Once annually, redeemable after 6 months patronage at this level.)

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • Signed copy of 2018 edition of TSOBC (redeemable after 4 months)
  • 2 signed 8x10s and one 13x19 photo print per year (after 6 mos).
  • 25% off all books.
  • Personalized Dear Abby-type advice for creative types, monthly
  • 50% off all photo prints.
  • A unique but small creation made with you in mind (after 6 mos.)
Noonday Morningstar Tier
$50 or more per month
Gloria, plus personal writing feedback. Send me your manuscript of up to 3,000 words, i'll tell you my thoughts and make suggestions, annually. This is not a copy editing or book doctoring service.  (Once annually, redeemable after 8 months patronage at this level.) 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • 25% off all books.
  • Personalized Dear Abby-type advice for creative types, monthly
  • Signed copy of 2018 edition of TSOBC (redeemable after 4 mos.)
  • 60% off all photo prints.
  • A unique creation made with you in mind (after 6 mos, annually).
  • Feedback on 3K word manuscript (after 8 mos, annually).
West Bolden Tier
$75 or more per month
Noonday, plus portrait photo shoot.   I will do a portrait photo shoot with you. I will have full creative control (with your input, of course) and you have to come to New Orleans for this at your own expense.  (Once annually, redeemable after 8 months patronage at this level.) 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • 2 signed 8x10s and one 13x19 photo print per year (after 6 mos).
  • 25% off all books.
  • Personalized Dear Abby-type advice for creative types, monthly
  • Signed copy of 2018 edition of TSOBC (redeemable after 4 mos.)
  • 60% off all photo prints.
  • A unique creation made with you in mind (after 6 mos, annually).
  • Feedback on 3K word manuscript (after 8 mos, annually).
  • Portrait photo session with you. (redeemable after 8 mos.)
Holy Meaux Tier
$100 or more per month
West Bolden, plus book doctoring service for up to 5,000 word MS.  (Once annually, redeemable after 12 months patronage at this level.) 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • 2 signed 8x10s and one 13x19 photo print per year (after 6 mos).
  • 25% off all books.
  • Personalized Dear Abby-type advice for creative types, monthly
  • Signed copy of 2018 edition of TSOBC (redeemable after 4 mos.)
  • A unique but small creation made with you in mind (after 6 mos.)
  • 60% off all photo prints.
  • Feedback on 3K word manuscript (after 8 mos, annually).
  • Portrait photo session with you. (redeemable after 8 mos.)
  • Book doctoring service for MS up to 5K words. (After 12 mos.)
Tiers
Typhus Morningstar Tier
$1 or more per month
Thanks just for being here. Lots of stuff in return for your kind presence. 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
Holy Meaux
$3 or more per month
Here you get everything from tier one, but you also get to read installments of my novel in progress, Holy Meaux. 
Dropsy Morningstar Tier
$5 or more per month
Typhus, plus signed photo print in the mail and other extras. 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • 15% off all books.
  • 25% off all photo prints.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • One free signed 8x10 photo print (after 6 months, once annually)
Diphtheria Morningstar Tier
$10 or more per month
Dropsy, plus signed copy of "The Sound of Building Coffins" newly expanded paperback edition, due from Crescent City Books in early 2018.  (Redeemable once, after 4 months patronage at this level.) 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • 1 free signed 8x10 and 13x19 photo print per year (after 6 mos).
  • 20% off all books.
  • 30% off all photo prints.
  • Signed copy of 2018 edition of TSOBC (redeemable after 4 months)
Malaria Morningstar Tier
$20 or more per month
Diphtheria, plus Dear Abby style advice for creatives. That's right, tell me your troubles. I'll do my best to help, once per month.  (Redeemable after first month patronage at this level, but please expect only one response per query, no lengthy exchanges. Thank you for understanding about time constraints.) 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • 2 signed 8x10s and one 13x19 photo print per year (after 6 mos).
  • 25% off all books.
  • 40% off all photo prints.
  • Personalized Dear Abby-type advice for creative types, monthly
  • Signed copy of 2018 edition of TSOBC (redeemable after 4 mos.)
Gloria Morningstar Tier
$30 or more per month
Malaria, plus a small, unique, original creation for you. The particulars are my call, but i'll have you in mind when i make it. (Once annually, redeemable after 6 months patronage at this level.)

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • Signed copy of 2018 edition of TSOBC (redeemable after 4 months)
  • 2 signed 8x10s and one 13x19 photo print per year (after 6 mos).
  • 25% off all books.
  • Personalized Dear Abby-type advice for creative types, monthly
  • 50% off all photo prints.
  • A unique but small creation made with you in mind (after 6 mos.)
Noonday Morningstar Tier
$50 or more per month
Gloria, plus personal writing feedback. Send me your manuscript of up to 3,000 words, i'll tell you my thoughts and make suggestions, annually. This is not a copy editing or book doctoring service.  (Once annually, redeemable after 8 months patronage at this level.) 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • 25% off all books.
  • Personalized Dear Abby-type advice for creative types, monthly
  • Signed copy of 2018 edition of TSOBC (redeemable after 4 mos.)
  • 60% off all photo prints.
  • A unique creation made with you in mind (after 6 mos, annually).
  • Feedback on 3K word manuscript (after 8 mos, annually).
West Bolden Tier
$75 or more per month
Noonday, plus portrait photo shoot.   I will do a portrait photo shoot with you. I will have full creative control (with your input, of course) and you have to come to New Orleans for this at your own expense.  (Once annually, redeemable after 8 months patronage at this level.) 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • 2 signed 8x10s and one 13x19 photo print per year (after 6 mos).
  • 25% off all books.
  • Personalized Dear Abby-type advice for creative types, monthly
  • Signed copy of 2018 edition of TSOBC (redeemable after 4 mos.)
  • 60% off all photo prints.
  • A unique creation made with you in mind (after 6 mos, annually).
  • Feedback on 3K word manuscript (after 8 mos, annually).
  • Portrait photo session with you. (redeemable after 8 mos.)
Holy Meaux Tier
$100 or more per month
West Bolden, plus book doctoring service for up to 5,000 word MS.  (Once annually, redeemable after 12 months patronage at this level.) 

Includes
  • Blog essays on creative process (writing, photography, music)
  • Discount or free codes for MP3 music downloads.
  • Exclusive or "first look" photography work
  • Exclusive or "first look" short fiction/novel excerpts.
  • Occasional video conferencing via skype or similar.
  • Discount code for strange merchandise, should such occur.
  • 2 signed 8x10s and one 13x19 photo print per year (after 6 mos).
  • 25% off all books.
  • Personalized Dear Abby-type advice for creative types, monthly
  • Signed copy of 2018 edition of TSOBC (redeemable after 4 mos.)
  • A unique but small creation made with you in mind (after 6 mos.)
  • 60% off all photo prints.
  • Feedback on 3K word manuscript (after 8 mos, annually).
  • Portrait photo session with you. (redeemable after 8 mos.)
  • Book doctoring service for MS up to 5K words. (After 12 mos.)