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3rd Quarter Illustrators of the Future Winner – Choong Yoon from Korea

Originally from Korea, Choong Nyung Yoon now lives in New York, NY as he pursues a career in art. Here are the three pieces that have guaranteed an all-expense trip to Hollywood this coming April.

3rd Quarter Illustrators of the Future Winner – Alex Brock from Tucson, AZ

Alex Brock from Tucson, AZ is one of 3 winners for the 3rd Quarter Illustrators of the Future Contest. The contest is now in its 26th year and has provided the means for many illustrators to find a platform with which to get themselves made known. It has proven very successful. The winners for the […]

Recent survey shows WOTF provides hope for future

We recently did an online survey for our Writers of the Future newsletter and I thought I would share some of the results of that survey with you. The question: What is your favorite online newsletter? Yours. It gives me hope for the future. A single piece of appropriate advice or anecdote can brighten my […]

Writers of the Future Volume 31 to be released at Ebell Theatre on April 12, 2015

The L. Ron Hubbard Writers and Illustrators of the Future Contests announced that the Hubbard Achievement Awards event celebrating the winners to be published in Writers of the Future Volume 31 will be held at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre, on Sunday, April 12, 2015 at 6:30 PM. The announcement is being made to provide an […]

3rd Quarter Illustrator Winners Announced

The 3rd Quarter winners of the 26th year of the L. Ron Hubbard Illustrators of the Future Contest were announced today. THIRD QUARTER WINNERS Alex Brock of Arizona Quinlan Septer of Michigan Choong Nyung Yoon of Korea, currently of New York “This was another very strong quarter, lots of talented illustrators are entering,” said contest […]

Writers of the Future has Entrants from Around the World

A review if Writers of the Future Contest entrants for volume 31 found entrants from around the world, regardless the primary language spoken. When the Contest was originally envisioned by L. Ron Hubbard, its stated purpose was, in his own words, “I initiated a means for new and budding writers to have a chance for […]

Volume 32 Competition Has Now Begun!

It is hard to believe that competition for Writers of the Future Volume 31 is now completed and we have begun receiving entries for volume 32. This competition, started in 1983, has become the single greatest resources for aspiring writers to make their break in the publishing world. Even writers who have not won the […]

Final quarter deadline approaching – 27 hours remaining

For anyone planning to enter the 4th quarter for Writers or Illustrators of the Future, the deadline is tomorrow night (30 Sept) at midnight. You have about 27 hours to submit. You can either have your entry postmarked by 30 September, or you can upload onto www.writersofthefuture.com by midnight tomorrow night.

History of Writers of the Future Judges

I am not sure how well known the full list of our current and past judges are, so I thought I would list them all out for you here: Writers of the Future Judges Kevin J Anderson Dr. Doug Beason Dr. Gregory Benford Ben Bova Algis Budrys Ramsey Campbell Orson Scott Card Hal Clement Eric […]

Writers of the Future winner from 1999 Scott Nicholson continues his successful publishing career with new release

Scott Nicholson, grand prize winner in the 1999 Writers of the Future Contest and published in L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume XV, releases “After: Whiteout”. After seeing his winning story, “The Vampire Shortstop” published in the annual anthology. Scott has been routinely releasing stories since his win so many years ago. […]