Monthly Archives: July 2013

New Pledge Levels, Boing Boing’s Mondo 2000 Spoof Issue Found!

On Thursday, my Borg Like Me project achieved the trifecta of Kickstarter staff love. I had already been chosen as a Publishing page Staff Pick and for a coveted front page Staff Pick of the Day (last Thursday). And then came the KS big brass ring: coverage in the “Projects We Love” mailing they do […]

Book Excerpt: Mein Führer, I Can Walk!

Borg Like Me will include more personal pieces than I’ve ever published before. Most people know me as a writer on DIY media and technology, but over the 30+ years of my career, I’ve covered art, spirituality, philosophy, pop culture, sex, drugs, and rock n’ roll. I’m looking at this book as an opportunity to […]

Full Table of Contents (Provisional)

On my Kickstarter project page, and in the 25-page PDF sampler of the book, I have a “teaser” Table of Contents, with select chapters from the book. Below is the full TOC, as of today. It may change somewhat, as this may be too much for a projected 250-page book. It looks like a lot, […]

Tools of the Writer’s Trade

One of the things I want to do over the course of my Kickstarter campaign is involve my community of backers in the content creation of the book itself. I’ll be asking for your input at certain points which I’ll incorporate in some fashion into the book itself, from using input as art (stay tuned […]

Thunderborgs are GO! My Kickstarter Campaign is Live

Months in the making, the Kickstarter campaign for my book, Borg Like Me, is now live. I really excited to finally have this baby rampaging around in the wild. I really want to have some fun over the next 30 days with how I manage this project and am going to try and figure out […]