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2013-11-20 23:00:44

Over 800 Novels and 4,000 Short Stories Published by Winners; More Than 50 Million Copies of Their Books Sold Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Three out of every 10,000 manuscripts submitted to the publishing industry in the United States each year get published. In the science fiction and fantasy genre, all publishing houses combined release only 1,800 novels each year, most of them written by established authors. So recognition seldom comes quickly to new writers, particularly in...

2013-11-19 23:00:10

Under the Black Ensign by L. Ron Hubbard features Captain Tom Bristol who will be seen—all 60 feet of him—December 1 at the Hollywood Christmas Parade Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 It is an interesting observation how history has painted the pirate—or buccaneer—as the bad guy. Yet, it is that very same pirate we cheer on, not as a victim deserving our sympathy, rather a free spirited adventurer, living life to its fullest. And so it will be for Captain Tom Bristol,...

2013-11-18 23:00:26

The 2013 year has higher quality entries than any previous year. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 The contest year ended on the 30th of September and the annual survey of the entrants receiving the status of Honorable Mention is higher than ever in the history of the contest. Coordinating judge of the contest and first reader Dave Wolverton stated in a recent interview, "The quality of the stories being entered has been on the rise in recent years but this year it jumped...

2013-11-14 23:02:35

After years of short story writing Brian Burt is inspired to write a novel while in Ireland. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Brian Burt, self proclaimed computer geek, application security engineer and grand prize winner of the L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future contest in 1992, announced that "Aquarius Rising: In the Tears of God," has been nominated for the 2014 Electronic Publishing Industry Coalition eBook (EPIC) awards in the science fiction category. The story...

2013-11-13 23:01:21

Patty Jansen's latest novel published by Ticonderoga Publications. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 Patty Jansen of Sydney, Australia and 2011 winner of the L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future contest, announced the release of her novel, "Ambassador", through Ticonderoga Publications. The publishing house has been in business since 1996 and has also won the Ditmar Award, Australia's version of the Hugo Awards in the United States. Ambassador's protagonist,...

2013-11-12 23:00:56

Author Services, Inc. has announced that Writers of the Future volume 30 will be released in Los Angeles at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Author Services, Inc. has announced that Writers of the Future volume 30 will be released in Los Angeles at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre on Sunday, April 13, 2014. “We wanted to get this announcement made early enough for fans to make their plans for this very special anniversary event,”...

2013-11-07 23:21:39

Volunteers from the Church of Scientology of Moscow engage in drug prevention to combat drug abuse and addiction. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Some 6 percent of the Russian population is addicted to drugs, Russia’s Federal Drug Control Service (FSNK) announced in September 2013. The report states that 90 percent of Russia’s 8.5 million addicts are addicted to heroin—more heroin addicts per capita than in any other country. Some 30-40,000 Russians die each year of...

2013-11-07 23:21:37

Brian Trent publishes "The Nightmare Lights of Mars" to the delight of Escape Pod's editor. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Brian Trent of Prospect, Connecticut had his third short story published this year since his win and publication in the bestselling Science Fiction anthology series – "L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume XXIX" this past April. His short story, "The Nightmare Lights of Mars" was sold to and published at...

2013-11-06 23:01:53

Publication of "Comet Man" in Penumbra, Family Traditions Issue in December is Her Second Story in Print Since the Contest Win Fayetteville, AR (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Marina J. Lostetter of Fayetteville, a winner in this year’s Writers of the Future Contest and published in L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume 29, continues to sell, advancing her career as a professional writer. Marina will see her story, "Comet Man," in Penumbra, Family Traditions...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.