Writers of the Future 4th Quarter Winners

Writers of the Future 4th Quarter Winners Announced for Volume 36


Writers of the Future 4th Quarter Standings for 2019, Volume 36


Of all the writing contests out there, this one launches careers!


And the winners are:

First Place – C. Winspear from Australia
Second Place – David A. Elsensohn from California
Third Place – Leah Ning from Virginia



John Biggs from Oklahoma
Rae Hallstrom from Ohio
Mariah Montoya from California
M. Elizabeth Ticknor from Michigan


Kate Dane from Minnesota
Katharina Gerlach from Germany
T.E. Hartley from Arizona
Kevin Kauffmann from North Carolina
Karen McSpadden from Virginia
Chad Mountain from Pennsylvania
Amanda Pampuro from Colorado
Maria Zoccola from Tennessee

Silver Honorable Mentions:

Ashlea Adams from Florida
Desmond Astaire from Illinois
Bronson D. Beatty from Utah
J.W. Benjamin from Hawaii
Daniel Berlekamp from Massachusetts
Mark Bilsborough from United Kingdom
Dan Black from Tennessee
B. Daniel Blatt from California
T.E. Bradford from New York
Lynn Buchanan from Utah
Chan Yuk Chi from Singapore
Marco Cultrera from Canada
Koji A. Dae from Bulgaria
A.V. Dutson from Utah
Justin Fike from Colorado
Richard Fox from Nevada
Jason D. Francois from United Kingdom
Michael Gardner from Australia
Nate Givens from Virginia
Austin Gragg from Missouri
Amit Gupta from Connecticut
E.G. Hamilton from Indiana
Dan Hankner from Iowa
Christopher Henckel from New Zealand
Miriah Hetherington from Washington
C.R. Hodges from Colorado
Sean Jones from Colorado
K.D. Julicher from Nevada
Michael Kingswood from California
Roger Ley from United Kingdom
Hunter Liguore from Connecticut
Corbin Maxwell from California
Machaia McClenny from Texas
Zachary Medema from Illinois
Mari Molen from California
F.A. Murphy from Ireland
Scott Nicholson from California
C.J. Peterson from Maryland
Zach Poulter from Utah
Sandra Siegienski from Oregon
Charles Thompson from South Carolina
Dan Thurot from Utah
Rebecca E. Treasure from Texas
B. Layne Weaver from Ohio
Ren Weber from California
Yves Yagolnitser from California

Honorable Mentions:

Van Alrik from Idaho
RM Ambrose from California
Travis Anderson from Washington
Yabo Anderson from Minnesota
Michael Anderson from Michigan
M.A. Anthony from Wisconsin
Alexander Apetroaie from United Kingdom
Matt Athanasiou from Illinois
Hannah Azok from Ohio
Tina Back from California
Mark Bailen from Arizona
Robyn Baker from Arizona
Raluca Balasa from Oregon
Alexandra Balasa from Texas
Tom Barbados from Japan
Jay Barnson from Utah
Rachael Bates from Kentucky
Jacob Baugher from Ohio
J.I. Baydoun from Michigan
A.I. Beierbach from Canada
Amitai Ben-Abba from California
Christopher Bennem from New York
M.K. Beutymhill from California
Richie Billing from United Kingdom
Jeff Binkley from Alabama
Charlene Blackwell from Canada
Emily Blake from Canada
James Blakey from Pennsylvania
J.D. Blythe from United Kingdom
Felipe Rodolfo Borges from Argentina
Zachary Bright from Utah
Michael Britton from Utah
Janel Brubaker from Oregon
Samuel Bumatay from Hawaii
Ted Bushman from New York
Jennifer Bushroe from Arizona
Douglas C. Atkins from Massachusetts
D.A. Campisi from California
Sebastian Cap from Colorado
James Carpenter from Oregon
Brandon Case from California
Katie Cassens from Minnesota
Anna Cates from Ohio
Dennis Chen from California
Nicky Chong from Malaysia
Lisa Christensen from Utah
Alvin Chua from California
Paul Seungoh Chung from Canada
Erica Ciko Campbell from New York
Destry Cloud from Ohio
Joe Coates from Australia
David Cochrane from Louisiana
Lee Collins from Alabama
David Coombs from Canada
Noah Copley from West Virginia
Jay Corbin from New Jersey
Chelsea Corby from Pennsylvania
Christina Cotignola from New York
Yelena Crane from Pennsylvania
Elsa Cruz from Alaska
Jerry Cunningham from Oregon
M.E. Curtis from Utah
Paulo da Silva from Germany
Cory Daignault from Minnesota
Dean N. D’Amico from New Hampshire
Emily Dauvin from Canada
Diego De la Parra from Canada
Daniel de Lill from Florida
Andrea de Wied from Texas
Michael DeCarolis from Florida
Nestor Delfino from Canada
Patrick Desrochers from Canada
Rebecca Dettman from Australia
Victoria Dixon from Kansas
Hannah Dong from Pennsylvania
Max Dorfman from New York
Max Dosser from Pennsylvania
Mira Dover from Virginia
Alexander Duhamel from Canada
Sulan Dun from California
Timothy Durocher from Michigan
Carl Duzett from Utah
Jenna Eatough from Utah
Adina Edelman from Maryland
Laura Edwards from Missouri
Janae Edwards-bernard from Illinois
Oghenechovwe Ekpeki from Nigeria
Alex Eldridge from Australia
J.W. Elliot from Massachusetts
DarAsia Elliot from Virginia
Claire Ellis from Texas
Tim Emery from United Kingdom
Will Emm from Virginia
Richard Errington from Connecticut
Ashlynn Etzler from Virginia
Robert Mitchell Evans from California
Scott Fazekas from Maryland
Timothy Fenner from Georgia
Suzanne Ferguson from Texas
Jeffrey Ferrer from California
Theresa Flannery from Idaho
Neil Wesley Flinchbaugh from Illinois
J.G. Follansbee from Washington
S.C.A. Fontaine from Spain
Andrew Forget from Colorado
CL Fors from California
Voss Foster from Washington
Samuel E. Foster from United Kingdom
Olivia Frias from California
Collin Gian from Tennessee
Melva Gifford from Utah
Peter Glazebrook from United Kingdom
Peter Glen from Australia
T.A. Goebel from Arizona
Randi Goldleif from Tennessee
Barry M. Goldsmith from Arizona
Ian Gonzales from Washington
Erin Grant from California
Joshua Grasso from Oklahoma
Jentina Grey from California
Lily Gritzmaker from Wisconsin
Arvin Gupta from Canada
Doug Hamilton from Ohio
Samantha Handler from Missouri
Charlie Harmon from Oregon
DW Harvey from California
James A. Hearn from Texas
Michelle Henrie from Utah
Molly Ann Herboth from California
Christina Herlyn from Missouri
Br. Raban Heyer, O.S.B. from Arkansas
David Hidary from New York
Brian D. Hinson from New Mexico
Tim W. Hodgson from Canada
Ryan Holmes from Florida
R.J. Howell from Illinois
Mickey Hughes from Illinois
Drake Hughes from North Carolina
Taylor Hunter from Idaho
Jay Hurteau from New Hampshire
Karen Sarita Ingram from Kansas
Ronit Jadhav from India
Ivana Jarmon from Illinois
Susan Jeffers from Maryland
Christopher Jenkins from Hawaii
Jeran Jenks from Idaho
Caitlin E. Jones from Louisiana
Kent Jones from Minnesota
Ajumobi Kadri from Georgia
J.C. Kataryna from Canada
Angela Kayd from Massachusetts
Matthew Keefer from Massachusetts
Mark Kelly from Colorado
Katie Kent from United Kingdom
D.G. Kent from Utah
Simone Kern from Texas
Brandon Ketchum from Pennsylvania
Anike Kirsten from South Africa
Richard Knuckleman from Arizona
Shawn Kobb from Virginia
Brittany Koch from Illinois
Alexis Kuper from Canada
Tempo Lahti from Finland
Andrea Lain from Utah
Jason Lairamore from Oklahoma
Alon Lankri from Israel
Colt Leasure from California
Xander S. Lee from Nebraska
Jennifer Lesh Fleck from Washington
Daxon Levine from Utah
Mike Lewis from United Kingdom
Meredith Lindgren from Colorado
Brandon M. Lindsay from Japan
Bonner Litchfield from North Carolina
Colton Long from District of Columbia
Barbara Lund from Utah
Marcia Lynx Qualey Qualey from Morocco
Sean Mabry from California
Z.B. Mamun from Florida
A. Manibus from Colorado
Roger Mannon from Colorado
Leland Marcus from Texas
Ryan Mayfield from Illinois
Christopher McManamon from California
Sean McNamara from Illinois
Assaph Mehr from Australia
Lance Menthe from California
Cassie Meyer from Kansas
J. Jennings Meyer from United Kingdom
Devin Miller from North Carolina
Murtaza Mohsin from Pakistan
Christian Monson from Spain
CJ Montgomery from Texas
G.H. Morgan from South Carolina
Daniel K. Morgan from United Kingdom
Stephen C. Morrison from North Carolina
Amelia Mueller from Texas
Cassiopeia Mulholland from Florida
Ethan Nahte’ from Arkansas
Dominique Nelson from Florida
Christy Nicholas from New York
Bonnie Nichols from Colorado
Dana Nisewarner from West Virginia
Ari Officer from Illinois
Rosie Oliver from United Kingdom
Joe Olson from Nebraska
Al Onia from Canada
Sarah Ortega from Texas
J. Ostromecki from South Carolina
Nichelle Palmer from Alaska
Billy Palmer from Florida
Simon Pan from Canada
Meghan Paral from Illinois
Hunter Patterson from California
B.A. Paul from Indiana
Joe Paul from Maryland
Kate Pavelle from Pennsylvania
Ana Peduk from Illinois
Logan Penna from Delaware
Barton Perkins from Alabama
C.J. Persson from Sweden
David Allen Pierce from New York
J.C. Pillard from Colorado
Caroline Poirier from Michigan
Sara Potter from Utah
Michael Price from Arizona
Lisa Prince from Alabama
Michael Quicho from Maryland
Brittany Rainsdon from Idaho
Claire Reck from Illinois
Kelsey Reed from Oregon
Esther Magdalena Reed from Colorado
Thomas A. Ricks IV from South Carolina
James Romag from Colorado
G.R. Rosado from California
P.T. Rowland from Florida
J.L. Royce from Wisconsin
Max Russell from Colorado
P.T. Russell from Canada
Antonia Ryder from Canada
Luke Saldanha from Italy
David Samuels from California
Charlie Clayton from Ohio
Cody Schroeder from Missouri
David F. Schultz from Canada
Ian Schutzman from California
Ashley Elaine Scruggs from Virginia
William Shadbolt from New Jersey
M. Shaw from Colorado
Lydia Sherrer from Kentucky
Jim W. Shoemaker from Minnesota
Candi Lyn Siemens from Washington
Derek Sikkema from Florida
Michael Simon from Canada
Melissa Sisemore from Louisiana
Dinara Smidt from Kazakhstan
Timothy Smith from California
Jesse Sprague from Washington
Melka Stansah from Australia
Ayanna E. Stark from Florida
M.K. Stead from Florida
BE Stefanko from APO AE
Carolyn Stein from Tennessee
Shaun Stevenson from United Kingdom
Jarom Strong from Utah
Todd Sullivan from Georgia
Daniel Summers from Michigan
Liviu Surugiu from Romania
Timothy Sutton from Canada
Don Sweeney from Florida
Blazej Szpakowicz from Canada
Stephannie Tallent from California
Tyra Tanner from Utah
Dominic J. Teague from United Kingdom
Niz Thomas from New York
Sylvia Tor from California
Katherine Toran from Maryland
P.K. Torrens from New Zealand
Anders Torstensson from Sweden
LC Treeheart from Oregon
Hannah R. Trusty from Kentucky
Lael Tucker from New Mexico
S.C. Turner from Canada
Leslie Vedder from Colorado
Dani Veniegas from Philippines
Jonah Verhoog from Canada
Isabella Villanueva from Texas
Anna Welter from Wisconsin
Ana Wesley from California
Lawrence Whitaker from Italy
Robert Wilkins from California
Neal Williams from Colorado
Walter Williamson from New Mexico
Brad Williamson from South Korea
Jason J. Willis from Minnesota
Jesse Winer from Colorado
Nick Wisseman from Michigan
Brandy Woldstad from Wisconsin
Thomas Woodward from Minnesota
Kean Woolf from New Zealand
Hayley Woolf from New Zealand
Michael Wyant Jr. from New York
Cindy Xin from California
Megan Rika Young from Texas
Tannara Young from California
Sean Young from Nevada
RSM from Mexico


0 replies

Leave a Reply

Want to join the discussion?
Feel free to contribute!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *