PROJECT PLAN DETAILS
This book project involves five major stages, including this funding campaign, book planning and first draft (completed), activating the book with excellence in writing, quotes, visuals, editorial and production, marketing, distribution and ongoing promotion. With successful funding campaign, book will be available in a high-quality printed paperback, digital and eBook formats. We estimate 8 months to research, write and produce a finished book. Here's the estimate of our expenses:
with estimates breaking down as follows:
40% Research & Writing
20% Editorial (Software & Services)
10% Website Development
10% Production, Metadata, Printing
Any funds exceeding campaign goals will be applied to marketing and developing additional online and offline offerings, including continued dialog about this book content and materials for children and for ongoing meditation groups.
CONVENIENT AND SECURE
Donations button linked to a secure webpage managed by DonorBox (used by AARP, Habitat for Humanity and others). Financial processing is managed by Stripe (used by ApplePay and many crowdfunding sites). PayPal is also an option.