Persephone Van Ort

is creating plays and poems, essays and theater.

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Plankton

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$1
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  • You just helped me buy an onion! If there are enough plankton, then eventually we'll have a full dinner!
  • Access to a Google Drive filled with my (somewhat) daily writings.
    • updated Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.
  • Daily Drive

Anchovy

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$5
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  • You just helped us feed the cats and pay the bills!
  • Access to WIP, longer development processes.
    • Shared on the first Friday of each month.
    • Includes process notes and snips of unused material.
  • Daily Drive
  • Access to drafts and works-in-progress

Bluegill

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$10
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  • You just helped us with our rent!
  • For that, you can get a once-a-month micro-writing! This will be 300 words towards a question, subject, or idea of your choosing.
    • A message prompting participation will be sent out on the first of each month.
  • Daily Drive
  • Access to drafts and works-in-progress
  • Micro-Commission!

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About Persephone Van Ort

I'M WRITING A SHORT STORY COLLECTION AND MAKING WEIRD THEATER FOR FREEEEEEEEEEEBEBEBEBEBEBEBEBEBE.
Who are you? ohnowhoami
  • My name is Persephone Van Ort, a Chicago-based writer and theater artist. I like birds, art rap, and cooking simple ingredients very well. My joyfriend and I have two cats who we love very much. They don't pay rent and they don't like each other. I have no entrepreneurial spirit 
What do you do? ohmygodwhatdoido
  • M A K E A R T & W A I T F O R T H E W O R L D T O E N D
  • I make capital-A Art that is funny, scary, and beautiful.
  • I write it. I direct it. I perform it. Or some combination of those things.
  • Here: some examples: playsmicro-essays. My work has existed on the beach, in basements, in theaters, and in dreams
Why should I give you my sweet sweet cashola bebe, especially in the middle of this bullshit pandemic with this bullshit goverment?
  • I make almost all my work available for free or by pay-what-you-feel donation. As a lover of literature and performance, people not being able to read or see theater because of cost barriers really fucks my jimmies up. So you being a Patron helps me continue to offer theater and writing for the down-low cheap.
  • Right now, you'd be essentially helping me make 
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By becoming a patron, you'll instantly unlock access to 14 exclusive posts
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