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    That Man Behind the Curtain: September 2016

    by  • October 19, 2016 • Man Behind the Curtain • 0 Comments

    Dawn with Fitting In Proofs

    It’s been a hectic month! Getting Autumn 2016 and Fitting In finalized and out the door, Seattle “Stormpocalypse” 2016, and some huge changes on the home front. How did we do with MSJ this month? The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($70.00) Art: ($551.97) Advertising: ($30.00) Processing Fees: ($18.80)...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: August 2016

    by  • September 20, 2016 • Man Behind the Curtain • 0 Comments

    Pumpkin Spice Editors

    Leaves are falling, we’re drinking pumpkin spice everything, and looking at our numbers! The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($100.00) Art: ($248.63) Advertising: ($40.00) Processing Fees: ($17.83) Donations: $37.71 Ad Revenue: $0.26 Online Book Sales: $23.71 Total: ($361.95) QTD: ($969.73) YTD: ($1,052.93) All Time: ($15,196.96) As usual, I try...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: July 2016

    by  • August 16, 2016 • Man Behind the Curtain • 0 Comments

    Butterfly at Woodland Park Zoo

    Once again, we’re looking at numbers. This time for July! The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($210.00) Art: ($250.00) Advertising: ($20.00) Processing Fees: ($22.86) Printing: ($272.97) Conventions: ($5.20) Donations: $37.71 Ad Revenue: $0.26 Physical Sales: $52.00 Online Book Sales: $100.34 Total: ($607.78) QTD: ($607.78) YTD: ($690.98) All Time: ($14,835.01)...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: June 2016

    by  • July 21, 2016 • Administrative, Man Behind the Curtain • 0 Comments

    Our table at Capital Indie Book Con!

    Now’s the time that we look back at the numbers for June! The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($70.00) Art: ($560.00) Advertising: ($50.00) Processing Fees: ($20.69) Printing: ($382.44) Donations: $42.71 Ad Revenue: $0.17 Online Book Sales: $45.14 Total: ($1,012.17) QTD: ($3,316.81) YTD: ($83.20) All Time: ($14,227.23) As per usual,...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: May 2016

    by  • June 17, 2016 • Man Behind the Curtain • 0 Comments

    Flying home over Seattle.

    Now’s the time that we look back at the numbers for May! The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($90.00) Art: ($360.00) Advertising: ($20.00) Processing Fees: ($25.18) Printing: ($274.69) Donations: $42.71 Ad Revenue: $0.60 Kickstarter: $50.00 Physical Book Sales: $108.00 Online Book Sales: $29.58 Total: ($556.04) QTD: ($2,304.64) YTD: $3,199.49...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: April 2016

    by  • May 18, 2016 • Man Behind the Curtain • 0 Comments

    Here we are at Pulicon, a tiny one-day convention held in the Puyallup Public Library!

    Now’s the time that we look back at the numbers for April! The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($1,116.00) Art: ($450.00) Advertising: ($35.00) Processing Fees: ($65.98) Printing: ($163.25) Conventions: ($40.00) Donations: $52.71 Ad Revenue: $0.40 Kickstarter: $20.00 Physical Book Sales: $0.00 Online Book Sales: $40.71 Total: ($1,748.60) QTD: ($1,748.60)...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: February 2016 and March 2016

    by  • April 19, 2016 • Administrative, Man Behind the Curtain • 0 Comments

    We’re still playing catch-up after Europe and, now, reading through slush for our next big anthology. So we’re combining February and March. The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. February Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($230.00) Art: ($197.83) Advertising: ($45.91) Processing Fees: ($21.24) Conventions: ($30.00) Donations: $32.71 Ad Revenue: $1.03 Physical Book Sales: $69.00 Online...

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    Help Support Mad Scientists in an Anthology!

    by  • April 6, 2016 • Man Behind the Curtain • 0 Comments

    Untethered

    MSJ editor Dawn Vogel and alum Kyle Yadlosky are both authors in an anthology funding this month on Kickstarter. Untethered: A Magic iPhone Anthology¬†features a total of twenty authors and is billed as “a collection of short fiction exploring the intersection of magic and technology in our smartphones.” It’s also inspired by the award-winning...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: January 2016

    by  • March 17, 2016 • Man Behind the Curtain • 0 Comments

    Dawn at the Frankenstein Pub in Edinburgh, Scotland.

    February was intense between our Kickstarter and our two week trip to Europe. Which means things like this fell through the cracks. With many apologies, I offer you: THE NUMBERS. The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($35.00) Art: ($260.00) Advertising: ($160.00) Processing Fees: ($13.71) Printing: ($6.13) Conventions: ($130.00) Donations:...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: December 2015

    by  • January 26, 2016 • Administrative, Man Behind the Curtain • 0 Comments

    Cover for "Fitting In"

    This is a little late because we’ve been super busy with our Kickstarter. Here’s a look at last month’s numbers! The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($90.00) Art: ($258.55) Advertising: ($50.00) Processing Fees: ($15.09) Printing: ($353.14) Donations: $79.00 Ad Revenue: $0.73 Book Sales: $64.55 Total: ($639.57) QTD: ($1,182.26) YTD:...

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