The Year of the Work is currently partially funded through Patreon, a monthly subscription crowdfunding site. A small donation goes a long way!
Non-donors are required to re-register each month and the number of sponsored letters is limited.
Any donation $3 or above will guarantee you will receive a letter each month and grant access to the private Facebook group!
Below are the reward levels. Please note: Each new level includes all previous rewards.
To read full descriptions, visit the Patreon page.
$3/month: Automatic Re-Subscription.
$5/month: Become a Sponsor!
$7/month: Access to Facebook Live Chat
#35/month: Personal Pen Pal
Please click the button below to make a monthly donation through Patreon.
One-time donations are also accepted, though they are not synced with the rewards. If any of the above reward levels are of interest to you, it is required that you make your donation through Patreon.
However, if you do not plan on claiming any rewards, one-time donations are welcome and appreciated!
Please click the button below to make a one-time donation through PayPal.
T H A N K Y O U
Below are some of the names of those who have invested their time and money into TYOTW
along with a quote that has inspired their personal journey.
"There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle." - Albert Einstein
"We are all broken. That's how the light gets in." - Ernest Hemingway
"Darkness must pass. A new day will come, and when the sun shines it will shine out in the clearer." - J.R.R. Tolkien
"My heart is true as steel." - Shakespeare
"Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle."
"I ordain myself loos'd of limits and imaginary lines."
"eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure." – Tibetan Proverb
"It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all, in which case you have failed by default." - J. K. Rowling
"Love is the force that transforms and improves the Soul of the World." - Paulo Coelho
"Life begins at the end of your comfort zone." - Neale Donald Walsch
"I knew that if I allowed fear to overtake me, my journey was doomed. Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story from the one women are told. I decided I was safe. I was strong. I was brave. Nothing could vanquish me." - Cheryl Strayed
"All things must come from the soul of its roots, from where it is planted." - Saint Teresa of Avila
"Whether you fear it or not, disappointment will come. The beauty is that through disappointment you can gain clarity, and with clarity comes conviction and true originality."
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." - Eleanor Roosevelt
"And I urge you to please notice when you are happy, and exclaim or murmur or think at some point, ' If this isn't nice, I don't know what is.'" - Kurt Vonnegut
"I can do all things through him who strengthens me." - Philippians 4:13
“Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come.”
“Each affects the other, and the other affects the next, and the world is full of stories, but the stories are all one.” - Mitch Albom
"When in doubt, don't."
"We tell a story to survive a memory much the same way the oyster survives an invading grain of sand. The pearl is the story of our lives, even if most wouldn't admit it." - Sandra Cisneros
OLIVIA NOËL TRABYSH
"I am a continuation of my mother. I write to immortalize her sacrifices." - Aman Batra
"nothing changes if nothing changes" - Ed Panar
"And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom." - Anaïs Nin
Dark times lie ahead of us and there will be a time when we must choose between what is easy and what is right. - Albus Dumbledore
"What do you want to do that makes your soul ignite?" - Elizabeth Gilbert
TARYN TADDEO PALUMBO
"Learn to laugh at yourself and you will always be amused."