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Advice on Writing Fantasy

Whenever you have a new story idea, ask yourself what story you can confidently tell that nobody else would think to? Tell that story, and whether the world scoffs or rejoices, you’ll at least have made your own place in it.

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

The international best-selling series, “L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future,” is now available in South Africa thanks to a newly established partnership between Galaxy Press and Willow Trading SA, including Volume 36 now in stores. The L. Ron Hubbard Writers and Illustrators of the Future Contests were created in 1983 and have left […]

Finding Success in the Writers of the Future Contest

Luke Wildman gives his four-year journey to winning Writers of the Future.

Winners Announced: 2nd Quarter Writers and Illustrators of the Future Contests

The L. Ron Hubbard Writers and Illustrators of the Future Contests are pleased to announce the second quarter winners for its 38th year. For the Writers of the Future Contest, the winners for the quarter ending March 31, 2021, are: First Place – M. Elizabeth Ticknor from Michigan Second Place – John Coming from Ohio […]

Writers of the Future 2nd Quarter Winners Announced for Volume 38

The judging results are in! And here are the 2nd Quarter 2021 Writers of the Future Contest winners.

How to Start a Story

One must understand there is a process of beginning a story and there is also the question “what should be at the beginning of the story?”

Writers of the Future Volume 37 Cover Reveal

The cover art for L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume 37 was revealed to an international online audience by cover artist, Echo Chernik, and author of the story the cover art inspired, Jody Lynn Nye.

Writers of the Future 37 Cover Revealed

The cover reveal for L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume 37 was presented to an international online audience by the cover artist, Echo Chernik, and author of the story the cover art inspired Jody Lynn Nye.

Your Altered World: A “Scientific” Approach to Writing Fantasy

A scientific approach to writing fantasy can be termed hard fantasy: establish the rules, never break them, and discover how the story is shaped by them.

When Belief Becomes Reality

One writers journey from 10 year old dreamer to nurse to mother to author.