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« on: April 28, 2016 06:01:28 PM »

The ManFlesh has gotten a 2-book deal from a publisher for his fiction! YAHOO! Since his publisher, Angry Robot, is based in the UK, his contract was in British Pounds rather than American Dollars, so for funsies we decided to frame his first pound rather than his first dollar earned from writing! The day the check was cut, the exchange rate was $1.44 to the pound.



Copper is important in the second book, so I did a walnut/copper finish on the thrift store frame. Here's the announcement from the publisher if you're interested! http://angryrobotbooks.com/2016/04/new-signing-eric-fischl/
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« Reply #1 on: April 28, 2016 06:30:42 PM »

Congratulations!

Nice display, also.

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« Reply #2 on: April 28, 2016 06:56:58 PM »

Ah, that's great!  Both great news, and a great way to commemorate it.  Grin
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« Reply #3 on: April 28, 2016 07:15:05 PM »

Congrats!
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« Reply #4 on: April 29, 2016 12:20:03 AM »

That is so exciting. I will be looking forward to the release! Displaying the first pound as you have is really fun and a great reminder!
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« Reply #5 on: April 29, 2016 05:17:50 AM »

Thanks, everyone! It was another giggle-as-I-go project!
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« Reply #6 on: April 29, 2016 06:36:19 AM »

Wow, that's fantastic! Congrats to your man. I'm betting that's the only framed $1.44 for miles around. Looks great. Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: April 29, 2016 10:35:31 AM »

Hehe! Thanks!
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« Reply #8 on: April 29, 2016 01:48:37 PM »

Yahoo! Awesome display for an awesome day.
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« Reply #9 on: April 29, 2016 01:58:08 PM »

Yahoo! Awesome display for an awesome day.

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