Hey everyone. I posted something here a month ago for the rough draft of the book I was working on, and am now in the process of completing the actual book. Details are below... but I am doing a coffee table book called WE ARE CUBS FANS and plan to release it this July. It will be a combination of pictures I have taken around Wrigley Field and personal stories from die-hard Cubs fans answering one simple question in around 100 words.... "WHAT THE CUBS MEAN TO ME?".
The biggest thing is I need the stories by this weekend... May 31st. I really want them to be handwritten as it adds a unique aspect. There are many ways you can get them to me - scan & e-mail / fax / or if you have to type it and e-mail. Please check out the website http://www.wearecubsfans.com.
Please help spread the word and GET ME YOUR STORY! The best story submitted by May 31st as judged by myself and a few of my advisors will have the chance to win a pair of Cubs tickets for an August 2008 game. Spread the word, get me your story and Go Cubs. I look forward to hearing from you!
Will Byington Photography
3625 N. Sheffield #2F
Chicago, IL 60613
(312) 498-6444 cell
(509) 461-0897 fax
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|WE ARE CUBS FANS
A new book project by Will Byington - needs your help ASAP!
ARE YOU A CUBS FAN?... or do you KNOW SOMEONE WHO IS?
I know many of you are Cubs fans and if you are not, you know someone who is! I need your help... I am self publishing a 128 page hard cover coffee table book about Cubs Fans called WE ARE CUBS FANS. Things have sped up in recent weeks and I am planning to get the book to the printer by June 5th in order to have finished copies by the first week of July!
I have set up a website at http://www.wearecubsfans.com for more details. The book is a collection of pictures I have captured of die-hard, life long fans in and around Wrigley Field last fall and this season along with notes from fans answering the simple question... "What the Cubs mean to me." I prefer handwritten notes... but there are many ways for people to submit a story...
MAIL IT TO:
3625 N. SHEFFIELD #2F
CHICAGO, IL 60613
(must arrive by May 31st to be included)
SCAN IT IN & E-MAIL OR TYPE IT AND SEND TO:
FAX IT TO: (509) 461-0897
OR TEXT IT TO:
That is where you come in! I want your story, in 100 words or less... just answer "What The Cubs Mean To Me" by May 31st for Volume #1!! I would love to include you or friends of yours in the book! If, you are not a Cubs fan, please pass this along to as many people as you know who are. You know the old saying of "six degrees of seperation", I am also looking to get stories from celebrities, rock stars, past athletes, etc who are Cubs fans also. Please contact me if you think you can help in that area as well!
THANKS! Entries must arrive by MAY 31st for Volume #1 of WE ARE CUBS FANS!
All entries will be entered to win two Cubs tickets and have the chance to be included in the book! Call me or e-mail me if you have questions... (312) 498-6444 or e-mail at either email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Look for more details this summer. I am planning to have a book release party at some point as well as other fun events. Check out the website also as you can pre-order the book now and be one of the first to get it when they arrive the first week of July! Every pre-ordered copy will be autographed. I look forward to hearing from you and your feedback!!!
THANK YOU IN ADVANCE!
|Will Byington Photography
3625 N. Sheffield #2F
Chicago, Illinois 60613