I’ve been pondering on how to cover my costs without compromising my writing, or the trust of my readers. I think I’ve come up with a rather ‘Normal for Glastonbury’ solution. I’m a big fan of the ‘Magic Hat’. It’s a way of funding gatherings where people put whatever monetary contribution they can afford into the hat and (hopefully) the running costs get covered. It’s about inclusivity and sharing – no one gets left out but those that can have the opportunity to be generous and supportive. I’m putting out my own Magic Hat, via Paypal to support my running and living costs and enable me to spend more time telling people around the world about Glastonbury. To read more about why I am doing this please read my ‘Show Normal For Glastonbury Some Love‘ blog post.
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If you aren’t in a position to give financial support to the blog that’s absolutely fine, it will be free for you to read. You can still make a valuable contribution to my writing – let me know what you would like me to write about, ‘like’ my facebook page and contribute your own stories and comments, share my blog and facebook posts (this is really important – it’s how I reach more readers!), subscribe to the blog by email. Buy a Normal For Glastonbury Mug featuring my famous and funny town map. See my ’Hire Me’ page if you’d like to pay me to help you with your own projects.
Whatever you can do to help you are directly supporting my writing and helping me to bring more visitors and revenue to the town, to support all its creative people and businesses. Thank you, I really do appreciate it.