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by CyclopsBane
Sat Feb 22, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: Writing: Craft, Talent, Technique
Topic: Non-Winning Finalists (where to find them)
Replies: 6
Views: 754

Re: Non-Winning Finalists (where to find them)

disgruntledpeony wrote:I recently put Warspawn, which is a non-winning Finalist, up on my website.


I really enjoyed this story. It had some great worldbuilding (a war golem choosing to live a life of peace? I'm in!)
Thanks for sharing it!! wotf007
by CyclopsBane
Sat Feb 15, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Discussion: Q1 Volume 37
Replies: 185
Views: 10311

Re: Discussion: Q1 Volume 37

I understand how you feel about the upcoming results. I’m also working on a 70,000 word novel which I plan to submit it to another contest next week, but I just can’t focus wholeheartedly whenever I think of my story being judged (probably right at this moment) wotf012 Good luck to all the particip...
by CyclopsBane
Sat Feb 15, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Topic: I'm looking for a specific type of fantasy novel.
Replies: 9
Views: 1084

Re: I'm looking for a specific type of fantasy novel.

I believe this subgenre is actually (and aptly) called "portal fantasy". If you do a Google search for it (adult fantasy portal) you can find all sorts of lists. Harry Potter is a another good example. Lev Grossman's The Magicians is another, more adult one. My favorite, and I'm not sure i...
by CyclopsBane
Sat Feb 15, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: The Contest - Quarterly Topics, and Other Items
Topic: Discussion: Q1 Volume 37
Replies: 185
Views: 10311

Re: Discussion: Q1 Volume 37

Hey everyone, I submitted my first story last December to WoTF for V37 Q1. Although I'm in the midst of writing a novel, the wait for this short story result is starting to get very exciting (and dare I say distracting? Oh, look what I found: wotf060). It's a thrill though. Now whenever I get tired ...

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