Writers of the Future Judge Rebecca Moesta getting her book signed by one of the new writer winner

Rebecca Moesta

Star Wars author, Rebecca Moesta, who helped an entire generation embrace reading through her Junior Jedi Knights and Young Jedi Knights series

Michael T. Banker talking to a stranger on Hollywood Blvd

New Story Inspires Award-Winning Art

My story ideas usually start with a concept (rather than, say, a character, setting, or conflict)

William Pomerantz, VP for Special Projects at Virgin Galactic

The Conquest of Space – Easy!

William Pomerantz, VP for Special Projects at Virgin Galactic and keynote speaker at this year’s annual Writers and Illustrators of the Future gala event has some definite views on space travel. He brilliantly and very enthusiastically made every winner, judge and guest in attendance yearn to board the next Virgin Galactic spaceship to the stars and beyond …

Scott Parkin

Scott R. Parkin

Scott Parkin takes us through the inspiration process of the fundamental limits of communication, and overcoming them

Dave Dorman

Dave Dorman

Dave is now one of the venerable Illustrators of the Future Contest judges, most known for his Star Wars artwork; having done covers for numerous Star Wars comics, books and magazines.

Sharon signing a copy of her story for William Pomerantz, VP Special Projects at Virgin Galactic

Another Author in the Family, Sharon Joss

William Pomerantz, VP Special Projects Virgin Galactic, gets his book signed by Sharon Joss at the annual awards event after-party

David Farland

The Editor

Coordinating Judge for Writers of the Future Contest.

Book sales after the annual awards ceremony

L. Ron Hubbard presents Writers of the Future Vol 31

Through decades of an ever-changing publishing industry, one thing will never change—the prize winning printed words and illustrations in our annual L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future anthology.