Monthly Archives: May 2015

Entering the Home Stretch!

We’re Entering the Home Stretch! Nine Days to Go! Ok, I’ll admit it. I’m feeling… With just 9 days left in the campaign, we’re entering the home stretch.  I’m also feeling very positive. Thanks to the support of the amazing people who have already backed Describe, we’re still on track to meet the funding goal! There’s […]

The Most Important Thing About Kickstarter

In doing my research for the Describe Kickstarter, I found almost no instances of projects started by people in the mental health field; at least not projects targeted to mental health professionals. I knew this would provide an added challenge as there wasn’t already an audience of mental health professionals familiar with crowdfunding on this […]

Keeping Up Momentum – New Videos!

What an exciting week it has been. Describe launched just over a week ago, and is off to a great start.  We’ve already met 30% of the funding goal, which is a good sign. Now we enter one of the most challenging parts of a crowdfunding campaign.  The dreaded middle lull.  Most campaigns get off […]

Describe – Pre-Launch Winners!

As part of the build-up to the launch for the Describe Kickstarter, people signing up for the mailing list were entered into a contest to win a free copy. Entrants received an additional entry for each person they successfully referred to the list. Just before launch, I randomly drew five names and following are the […]

Learn About The Crowdfunding Process

The Describe Kickstarter campaign is off to a great start thanks to a lot of toil and planning on my part, and wonderful support from all of you! In planning the campaign, I did extensive research and am sharing the results through a series of articles. In my traveling blog series on crowdfunding, I explain what […]

Thank You For A Great Launch!

I’m very excited that the first 24 hours has seen Describe reach almost 20% of the project goal. This is a great sign and I appreciate those who have already backed it as well as those who have helped to spread the word. As I see people exposed to Describe for the first time through […]

The Describe Kickstarter Has Launched and Needs Your Support!

Describe is here! It’s with great excitement that I announce the launch of Describe! I can’t wait to get Describe into your hands! By pledging at Kickstarter, you can help make the project a success while getting your own copy. This morning, I emailed the winners of the five free copies of Describe and will be […]

Describe – In Action

If you’ve been following along, you’ve seen what Describe looks like, and read the instructions. Now, I’ve posted a video where you can actually see Describe in action. This video illustrates just one of the countless ways that Describe can be used to understand each other and generate thought-provoking conversation. Plus, it features my beautiful daughter! […]

Describe – Rules & Instructions

Very soon, I will be announcing the official launch date of Describe!  Hopefully, you’ve already seen what Describe looks like.  Here, for the first time, is an introduction to how Describe can be used. Following are the instructions for just one of the activities it can be used for. After that, you’ll find a link for […]