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D.J. Cockburn Wins the James White Award

I learned over the weekend that a member of my writing group, Hopefull Monsters, has won the 2014 James White Award.  D.J. Cockburn is the second person I know to win this award, given annually to a non-professional speculative fiction writer (a couple … Continue reading

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Colum Paget Wins the James White Award

Colum Paget, Hopefull Monster’s man in Britain, has won the James White Award!  The James White Award is one of the major speculative fiction awards for “amateur” writers, so the competition is tough.  This year, Colum’s story “Invocation of the Lurker” … Continue reading

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A Hopefull Monster Gets Shortlisted

It’s not often you get to say you know someone who has been shortlisted for a significant writing award, so it’s a pleasure to congratulate fellow Hopefull Monster Colum Paget for making the shortlist for the James White Award.  The contest is … Continue reading

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