By the Numbers

Mike Jack Stoumbos won Writers of the Future and had a novel trilogy published in the last year, while teaching workshops for emerging authors in addition to the high schoolers. This is his advice.

L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future is Now Available in South Africa

The best-selling series, “L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future,” is now available in South Africa and endorsed by Nigerian international best-selling author Nnedi Okorafor.
“People get inspired to write, paint, draw, sing, sculpt, dance in many different ways.” — Nnedi Okorafor, Writers of the Future judge.

One of a Billion Inspirational Stories

How one artist learned to tell a good story and won Writers of the Future.

Seeing Magic in Illustration

A personal journey of a young woman realizing her dreams of becoming an illustrator.

The Decision to Succeed

If confidence and direction are lacking, here are three points of wisdom shared from Writers of the Future Grand Prize winner Volume 38.

Why I Subscribe to the Barbossa Philosophy

How first knowing the rules and then knowingly not following them can lead to success, because if something feels right for a story, try it.

Meet the Illustrators—12 Brilliant Artists

The Illustrators of the Future Contest has been discovering artists for over 33 years. These winners are featured in Writers of the Future Volume 38.

Taking the Scenic Route

One author’s journey filled with detours, potholes, meandering side trips, self-doubt, and ultimate success…

Journey Over Destination

One writer’s journey to realizing a life’s dream and how Writers of the Future helped her achieve it.

Writers of the Future 1st Quarter Winners Announced for Volume 39

The judging results are in! And here are the 1st Quarter 2022 Writers of the Future Contest winners. Congratulations to you all!