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$45,390 (so far).
796 funders (so far).
Can’t count the tweets, Facebook posts, Google+s. Really can’t count the private emails, phone calls, and one-on-one conversations.
Sometimes, not often, but sometimes, numbers speak as loud as words ever could. And when that time comes, like now, writers need to know when to shut up and be grateful. For numbers.