Quarter 3, vol. 29 - RESULTS POSTED

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Quarter 3, vol. 29 - RESULTS POSTED

Postby Brad R. Torgersen » Thu Mar 01, 2012 7:35 am

3rd quarter, Writers of the Future - vol. 29
update on 3/6/2013

1st Place winner - Andrea Stewart of California
2nd Place winner - Marilyn Guttridge of Oregon
3rd Place winner - Alex Wilson of North Carolina

Jacquelyn Bartel of California
Rebecca Birch of Washington
Gregory Jeffs of Texas
Yue Pang of Canada
Charles Schoenfeld of Connecticut

Aurele of California
Stefan Alford of the US Military
Tess Burningham of California
Dantzel Cherry of Texas
Linda Cochran of Alabama
Tim Ford of Canada
Auston Habershaw of Massachusetts
John Maly of The Bahamas
Marc Poliquin of Canada
Jenny Rankin of California
W Bradford Swift of North Carolina
Brian Trent of Connecticut
Cliff Winnig of California

Honorable Mentions:
Rachael Acks of Colorado
Dustin Adams of New York
Shastri Akella of Massachusetts
Stewart C. Baker of California
J.L. Barnes of Colorado
Jeff Barnhouse of California
Sara Beg of Florida
Rose Bennett of Oregon
Mark Bilsborough of United Kingdom
Jason R. Bleckly of Australia
Roland Boykin of Washington
Elizabeth Burnett of Ohio
Leiann Bynum of North Carolina
Michelle Markey Butler of Maryland
Jennifer Campbell-Hicks of Colorado
M.J. Carlson of Florida
Kari Castor of Illinois
Dustin Chandler of North Carolina
Krystal Claxton of Georgia
Jonathan Cook of Georgia
Donavan Darius of Michigan
Ladd DeWinter of Utah
Tom Dillon of Washington
Timothy Dixon of North Carolina
Dave Dunn of Florida
Frank Dutkiewicz of Michigan
Jacob Edwards of Australia
Jeremy Erman of California
Rebekah R. Farb of Indiana
Maggie Flynn of Pennsylvania
Christian Warren Freed of North Carolina
Julie Frost of Utah
Rebecca Lee Gardner of Utah
Melva L. Gifford of Utah
Alex Gonzalez of Texas
Stephen Gordon of Virginia
Brob Greene of New Hampshire
Jeremie Guy of Maryland
Philip Hall of the United Kingdom
Kelly A. Harmon of Maryland
Travis Hartley of Florida
Sean Patrick Hazlett of California
JC Hemphill of Georgia
Ken Hinckley of Washington
John Hope of Florida
K.P. Hornsby of Idaho
Joe Iriarte of Florida
Sean Jones of Colorado
Eliyanna Kaiser of New York
Dr. Philip Edward Kaldon of Michigan
Brittany Keller of Washington
Michael Kingswood of California
Melissa Korkuc of Virginia
Marysia Kosowski of California
Jeff Laune of Oregon
Leena Likitalo of Finland
Ashley Tia Long of Michigan
Mary E. Lowd of Oregon
Roddy Magee of Idaho
Melanie R. Meadors of Massachusetts
S. Liam Meilleur of Louisiana
Madeline Monk of Virginia
Devante J. Murphy of Maryland
Nathan Murrell of Indiana
A.J. Newton of Florida
Julia Nolan of Kentucky
Barry Nove of Maryland
Virginia O'Dine of Canada
M.E. Owen of Washington
Hannah V. Robinson of Canada
Joseph C. Romano of Pennsylvania
J.J. Roth of California
Ben Russell of Virginia
Eileen Rhoadarmer of Colorado
Greg Rhodea of Texas
H.E. Roulo of Washington
Jeanette Sanders of California
Holly Schofield of Canada
Rebecca Schwartz of Texas
Lee Ann Setzer of Utah
Craig Shoemake of Massachusetts
Martin L. Shoemaker of Michigan
Paul Siluch of Canada
Frances Silversmith of Germany
Maripat Sluyter of Colorado
Adam Smith of Illinois
Neal Eldrich Solmeyer of Pennsylvania
David Steffen of Minnesota
Erin Stocks of Oklahoma
C. Stuart-Powles of Oklahoma
Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam of Texas
Philip Suggars of United Kingdom
Kelly Thomas of California
Levente Toth of United Kingdom
Azania Toure of Washington D.C.
Boris Tsessarsky of New Jersey
Chris Vuille, Ph.D. of Florida
Katherine Warker of Virginia
Joyce Weis of Minnesota
Lynette White of Utah
Susan Witts of Canada
Johanna Wood of Texas
Nicholas R. Yates of Canada
Anna Yeatts of North Carolina

Note: hat tip to Dustin Adams for gathering up all the names and sending them as a formatted text file. Thanks, Dustin!

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby astounding » Fri Nov 02, 2012 4:13 pm

Honorable Mention notice via email, 8:10 pm Nov 2, 2012 for my Q3 applicant.

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby AMcCarter » Fri Nov 02, 2012 4:14 pm

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby usbergo » Fri Nov 02, 2012 4:16 pm

Rejection on my first WotF entry...time to put more work into the next Q1!
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby greenroom » Fri Nov 02, 2012 4:20 pm

rejection here as well
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby hazlett » Fri Nov 02, 2012 4:21 pm

Honorable Mention, submitted 214 days ago on April 2, 2012.

Sean Patrick Hazlett
Winner (2nd Place)
HM x 8
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby Jennifer Hicks » Fri Nov 02, 2012 4:30 pm

HM, 139 days, esub.

Meh. I hoped for better.
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby Martin L. Shoemaker » Fri Nov 02, 2012 4:33 pm

Honorable Mention.
Other worlds from award-winning author Martin L. Shoemaker

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby morshana » Fri Nov 02, 2012 4:39 pm

Honorable Mention
Jeanette Gonzalez

HM x4, SHM x2, F x1

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby E.CaimanSands » Fri Nov 02, 2012 4:47 pm

Rejection. DF hates something about my stories for sure.
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby Imagination Vortex » Fri Nov 02, 2012 4:48 pm

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby klaatu » Fri Nov 02, 2012 5:00 pm

E.CaimanSands wrote:Rejection. DF hates something about my stories for sure.

DF and KD both hate my writing...


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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby bobsandiego » Fri Nov 02, 2012 5:03 pm

A big "R" the f-bomb proved inconsequential wotf020
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby austinDm » Fri Nov 02, 2012 5:08 pm

R *sigh* Oh, well. Here's to Q4!

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby dantzel » Fri Nov 02, 2012 5:13 pm

Vol 29 Q3 Semi Finalist


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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby ThomasKCarpenter » Fri Nov 02, 2012 5:23 pm

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby trdixon » Fri Nov 02, 2012 5:41 pm

Honorable Mention
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby Seagirl » Fri Nov 02, 2012 6:01 pm

Honorable Mention! First try! Very happy!

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby s_c_baker » Fri Nov 02, 2012 7:27 pm

HM here
Stewart C Baker - 1st place, Q2 V32
My contest history: Semi-finalist, R, HM, R, R, HM, HM, R, R, R, R, HM, R, R, R, R, Winner
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby skytessa » Fri Nov 02, 2012 7:30 pm

After the long nail biting wait...

Semi-Finalist! Woo Hoo! wotf010

My first time submitting. Now I've got the hunger to do some more.
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby Ember » Fri Nov 02, 2012 8:07 pm

Arr! Arrr! (my result translated into pirate.)
Call me - "klevang" - my login if registration issues get fixed.

Volume 33: Q2 - R ,Q3 - SHM

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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby Beez » Fri Nov 02, 2012 8:45 pm

Rejection, first shot. Expected it, shall try better next time.
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby ArthurWheeldon » Fri Nov 02, 2012 9:48 pm


Still got a smile and enough ego for 10 people. So yeah, I'll be submitting again. Good luck!
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby RxScram » Fri Nov 02, 2012 10:43 pm

Honorable mention! I'm happy with that for my first entry.
V29 Q3: HM
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby DavidK » Fri Nov 02, 2012 11:24 pm

R ... for resend somewhere else real soon :)
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby Jess » Sat Nov 03, 2012 12:28 am


As expected. Weird story, went in a strange direction, and got oddly stream-of-consciousness. Knew it wouldn't be a good fit, but deadlines, y'know?
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Re: Quarter 3, vol. 29

Postby Grayson Morris » Sat Nov 03, 2012 2:21 am

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