Updates

Dolly skips over 40 and goes straight to 41(%)

Sunday, 15 September 2019

Dolly is 41, and as we are talking percentages, 41% is better than the 40% which the campaign was only briefly on Sunday morning. To you seventy-nine pledgers, a big thanks and I hope you enjoy the extract below. But your work is not done yet.  If you scroll down to the bottom of this update you will see Twitter and Facebook buttons; please share with your followers. And if you have any comments there…

The glass is one-third full, not two-thirds empty.

Monday, 2 September 2019

So, firstly thank you all for your generous belief in me and for pledging your hard-earned cash to make Dolly Considine's Hotel a reality. You really are helping to make my life's ambition a reality.  But wow, what a month it's been. A roller coaster of a month, with a surge of happiness and a feeling of vindication when the percentage goes up, and a horrid dip on the few days when there were no pledges…

Wow, is this really happening to me?

Sunday, 28 July 2019

It would be a gross understatement to say that  I've been waiting for a moment like this for quite a long time. We (me and my funders and my publishers and my readers)  are setting out on a journey which will have highs and lows, tears of joy and hopefully tears more tears of joy. I am genuinely touched by the support and encouragement I received so far, and hope that you will feel like a part of…

My wonderful first week

Sunday, 28 July 2019

Dear Subscribers,

Thank you, it's so exciting to have received my first enthusiastic supporters.  It's been an exciting and terrifying week contacting (I won't say reaching out to) friends and family to let them know that I am one step closer to having a novel published after so many years of waiting. Below is a bit more about how Dolly Considine's Hotel came about, and what it's about. I look…

Funding
42% funded
81 backers