Wednesday, June 24th, 2009

Another Honorable Mention from Writers of the Future!

My short story Lucky Clover  earned an Honorable Mention in the 2nd Quarter of the Writers of the Future Contest. If I remember correctly, this means it placed in the top 5 – 15% of all stories entered. You can see my name up in lights here (Edit: No you can’t. They removed the entry.), or visit the main contest page for rules.

If you write any sort of speculative fiction, you should investigate WotF. If you win, you’ll be flown to California for a week’s retreat to learn from some really famous authors  (the list changes) and your story will be published in the yearly anthology. (Plus, you win cash!)

There’s no entry fee, but your story is judged against the bazillion  others entered during the quarter. (Okay, bazillion  might be just a tad inflated, but WotF doesn’t publish the real number of entries because they don’t want to scare people away from entering.)

I’ll post a scan of my nice, shiny certificate once I receive it…

2 comments to Another Honorable Mention from Writers of the Future!

  • Kelly,
    Congratulations on the Honorable Mention with WotF! The story may be called “Lucky Clover,” but I’m sure luck had nothing to do with the HM!
    – Steve

    • Kelly

      Title had nothing to do with it, I’m certain. Now…my critique group..and everyone else who offered comment, they had some valuable input! Thanks, you guys!

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