What Should I Use as My Reason For Raising Money on Kickstarter?

What an author should state as their “reason why I’m fundraising”

One of the biggest things I hear from authors about running a Kickstarter campaign is, “How do I do this when I’m basically begging for charity?” Other phrases or ways this might come out are:

  • “Is it weird to ask my fans…



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Monica Leonelle

Writer, entrepreneur, artist. USA TODAY bestseller. I help people get their big stories, messages, and ideas out into the world at The World Needs Your Book.