Unconventional Gratitude Book

$788 of $4,000 goal

Raised by 15 people in 18 days
Leah Roberts Peterson  SAN DIEGO, CA


This book project will be written by me at home or in other locations while wearing yoga pants and an inside-out Tshirt.

I've written approximately 1/3 of this book and will need about 6 months to complete the rest. Expect books by the end of this year.

Here is a chart outlining how the raised monies will be used.



Seriously, though, I make my living writing so I can use a portion of my time giving to causes and communities I'm passionate about. If you're a woman of color or queer (or both!) please let me know if I can support you with any of my skills. You'll find my resume here. Contact me through my website .

The women in the book include:

Margaret Cho  MargaretCho.com
Luvvie Ajayi Luvvie.org
Isabel Kallman AlphaMom.com
A'Driane Nieves AddyeB.com
Karen Walrond Chookooloonks.com
Tina Fey Biography
Kelly Wickham Hurst KellyWickham.com
Amy Turn Sharp AmyTurnSharp.com
Ann Curry Wikipedia
Robin Wade RobinWade.com
Yoko Ono Imagine Peace
Elan Morgan ElanMorgan.com
Heather Armstrong Dooce.com
Amy Sedaris AmySedarisRocks.com
Stefania Pomponi CLEVER
Laurie Notaro LaurieNotaro.com
Brook Busey aka Diablo Cody IMDb
Elisa Camahort Page Blogher.com
Jenny Lawson TheBloggess.com
Carrie Fisher CarrieFisher.com
Ree Drummond ThePioneerWoman.com
Michelle Obama Biography
Malala Yousafzai Malala.org
Queen Oprah Winfrey Oprah.com

You can read an example letter on my website Leahpeah.com here: Phyllis


More videos can be found in my Kickstarter updates:

Kelly Wickham Hurst

Luvvie Ajayi, Elisa Camahort Page, & Amy Sedaris

Amy Turn Sharp

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Moving this video update to GoFundMe! This one mentions Luvvie, Elisa, and Amy S. <3
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I'm moving update videos to GoFundMe for my book project. In this one I discuss my early period supplies. You're welcome! Please come join me there. <3
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$788 of $4,000 goal

Raised by 15 people in 18 days
Created February 7, 2017
Leah Roberts Peterson  
JM
$125
Jenifer Monroe
3 days ago

<3

$60
Kathy Frost
8 days ago
RB
$60
Renee Brett
11 days ago

Best of luck! Thank you for sharing your creativity :)

LD
$35
Lisa Dennison
11 days ago
$10
Anonymous
13 days ago
CS
$100
Christina Swindells
15 days ago
$30
Laurie Smithwick
16 days ago

Good lord you're funny. I want the book, but I'm basically paying you for the movie I just got to watch on your site. xoxo

$30
Hillary Steiner
16 days ago
MF
$125
Mary Fredericks
16 days ago

Way to go cousin, looking forward to reading this!

EM
$38
Elan Morgan
17 days ago
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