Winners

L. Ron Hubbard Golden Pen Award Winner: Ian McHugh
L. Ron Hubbard Golden Brush Award Winner: Brittany J. Jackson

WRITER WINNERS

First Quarter

  1. “Hangar Queen” by Patrick Lundrigan
  2. “Epiphany” by Laura Bradley Rede
  3. “A War Bird in the Belly of the Mouse” by David Parish-Whittaker

Second Quarter

  1. “Circuit” by J.D. EveryHope
  2. “Simulacrum’s Children” by Sarah L. Edwards
  3. “Snakes and Ladders” by Paula R. Stiles

Third Quarter

  1. “Bitter Dreams” by Ian McHugh
  2. “The Girl Who Whispered Beauty” by Al Bogdan
  3. “The Bird Reader’s Granddaughter” by Kim A. Gillett

Fourth Quarter

  1. “Cruciger” by Erin Cashier
  2. “Crown of Thorns” by Sonia Helbig
  3. “Taking a Mile” by J. Kathleen Cheney

Published Finalist

“A Man in the Moon” by Dr. Philip Edward Kaldon

ILLUSTRATOR WINNERS

First Quarter

Robert J. Hall Jr.
Stephen R. Stanley
Alexandra D. Szweryn

Second Quarter

Robert Castillo
Brittany J. Jackson
Stephen Knox

Third Quarter

James Galindo
Sean Kibbe
Ilya Shkipin

Fourth Quarter

Gustavo Bollinger
Kyle Phillips
William Ruhlig