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T.O.F.U. #14 | Cover Sneak Peek

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The next issue is almost ready to be released, which means I can give you a peek at the cover (finally). Read More »

T.O.F.U. #14 | January Update

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For those of you keeping track, you're probably wondering when the next issue will be out. With that in mind, I went for a short walk today to give you an update. Read More »

T.O.F.U. Questions | Why Pay-What-You-Can?

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For most small businesses, making money isn't easy, even with the usual financial models. So, when you do things a little differently, it's not surprising that people have questions. Read More »

T.O.F.U. Talks: Vegan Magazines Video Online

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As usual, I had a great time hosting another live chat as part of the T.O.F.U. Talks series. This time around, my fellow vegan publisher Holly Feral was involved. Oh, a couple of animals showed-up as well because they apparently weren't getting enough attention. Read More »

T.O.F.U. Talks: Vegan Magazines

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Another live chat in the T.O.F.U. Talks series is set to happen this weekend, and you're invited to join the Editor-in-Chief of Driftwood Magazine and myself as we talk vegan magazines. Read More »

TBT | Four Years With No “Real” Job

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Four years ago, I made the decision that not a lot of people get to make: I quit a job that I was no longer happy with. Admittedly, I was scared of what was to come, and I still am. However, I also know that I made the right choice. Read More »