About Us

The Indie Fantasy Fund is a not-for-profit organization with the goal of helping indie fantasy authors afford the publishing essentials required for creating high-quality products.

Want to get involved? You can donate money to help us award additional grants to more authors using the button below. If you have any questions, please reach out via email: team@indiefantasyfund.com


Founding Team



Bookborn is a YouTuber known for her in-depth fantasy book discussions and deep dives, including her popular Wheel of Time and A Song of Ice and Fire content.

Zack Argyle


Zack Argyle is the author of the award-winning, epic fantasy Threadlight series. He has a degree in Electrical Engineering and works full-time as a software engineer.

2024 PLATINUM donors

Ryan Cahill, Michael R. Miller

2024 PREMIUM donors

JA Andrews, Pippin Took, Boe Kelley, Joshua Edwards

2024 donors

Mihir Wanchoo, Timothy Wolff, JCM Berne, SA Klopfenstein, Blake and Raven Penn, Mike Mollman, Matthew Schwoebel

2023 PLATINUM & Premium donors

Ryan Cahill, Michael R. Miller, Pippin Took, Patricia Campbell

2023 donors

Boe Kelley, PJ Alexander, Vaughn Culp, Timothy Wolf, Virginia McClain, Jonathan Auerbach

2023 Service donors

Sarah Chorn, Dominish Books, Lisa Wallace, Virginia McClain, Luke Tarzian