It’s been about two weeks since the Bingo Love Kickstarter ended and I’m still in disbelief that people have invested in something I created. Seriously, my mind is blown. I asked for $19,999 for Bingo Love and the grand pledge total was $57,148. Never in my wildest dreams did I think this would happen. I canNOT thank you all for believing in this Black Queer romance novella. I owe you all so much and I promise to give a beautiful […]
This Bingo Love comic project has really been a dream come true. I never ever thought that something I created, would receive so much coverage. I mean my Black Queer romance comic is on Huffington Post, New Now Next, The Root and a slew of other sites! Our Kickstarter is currently over 200% its initial goal! I can not begin to describe the overwhelming feelings that I’ve been having. People are supporting an idea – that was swimming around in […]
Last month I applied for the Queer Press Grant for the Bingo Love Comic, and last night at Wonder Con the winner was announced. .@MizTeeFranklin is the winner of the 2017 Queer Press Grant. Her story representing queer, Black women is very needed. Congratulations! — Prism Comics (@prismcomics) April 1, 2017 WHOOO HOOOO!!!! Mood: I won something!!! I won the Queer Press Grant for Bingo Love! I can’t wait for everyone to have a copy of Bingo Love.
Bingo Love is my latest upcoming project that I’m working on with Jem & The Misfits artist, Jenn St-Onge, colorist, Joy San, letterer, Cardinal Rae, with Erica Schultz (Charmed) as the editor. I’m really excited about this project that is live on Kickstarter today. Make sure that you check it out Kickstarter. And now about Bingo Love: Bingo Love is a LGBTQ romance story that spans over 60 years. A chance meeting at church bingo in 1963 brings Hazel Johnson […]