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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.

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.

Winners Announced: 1st Quarter Writers and Illustrators of the Future Contests

The Winners and Finalists are announced for the 1st Quarter Year 39 of the L. Ron Hubbard Writers and Illustrators of the Future Contests.

Writers and Illustrators of the Future Announces its 38th Annual Achievement Awards

The L. Ron Hubbard Writers and Illustrators of the Future Achievement Awards Ceremony achieves new level of diversity and will be broadcast live on Friday, April 8, at 7:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time.

Writers of the Future 38 Cover Revealed

The cover art for Writers of the Future Volume 38 was revealed to an international online audience by the cover artist Bob Eggleton.

Jody Lynn Nye Announced as Writers of the Future Coordinating Judge

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Jody Lynn Nye is warmly welcomed as the Coordinating Judge for the L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Contest.

Winners Announced for L. Ron Hubbard Achievement Awards for Writers of the Future 36 and 37

The Writers and Illustrators of the Future Contests celebrated the winners from L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volumes 36 and 37 on October 22, 2021, at the Taglyan Complex in Hollywood, CA. This was the first combined event in the nearly four decades of the Contests.

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.