At 9:38 am Eastern time this morning, the Kickstarter for “The Brooklyn Wars” fully funded. (It’s now up to 101% funded, in fact — and there’s another 24 hours left if anyone else still wants to place a preorder, or … Continue reading

Fame and Fortune

Big thanks to the Brooklyn real estate news site Brownstoner for posting a link to my “Why Are You In Brooklyn?” poll and Kickstarter page. While it didn’t singlehandedly cause a rain of money to push me past my funding … Continue reading

Halftime Report

We are now at the exact midpoint of this fundraising campaign, and it’s raised just slightly less than half the money needed to make “The Brooklyn Wars” a reality. That’s not necessarily a bad thing — most Kickstarter campaigns end … Continue reading

Report from the Front

The Brooklyn neighborhood of Gowanus wasn’t much on my radar when I first began the research that will culminate in “The Brooklyn Wars,” mostly because Gowanus wasn’t much on anyone’s radar: Named for a toxic green canal, inhabited mostly by … Continue reading