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Washington State Writer Wins the International L. Ron Hubbard's Writers of the Future Contest


Kodiak Julian of Yakima wins contest with her first submission.

Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) November 01, 2012

Kodiak Julian of Yakima, Washington will be honored at the 29th Annual L. Ron Hubbard Achievement awards being held on Sunday, 14 April 2013 at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles. The event will celebrate the annual winners in the L. Ron Hubbard Writers and Illustrators of the Future Contests, where Kodiak was the 2nd quarter, 3rd place winner for this year, making it further than some several thousand others, and where her winning story, "Holy Days," will also be published in the bestselling Science Fiction anthology series – L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume XXIX.

Kodiak won with her first entry to the contest which is rare, per contest organizers. She is an educator by day.

Eleven other winners from all walks of life will be flown in from all corners of the globe. They will be treated to a week long workshop taught by the contest blue ribbon panel of judges including Tim Powers (On Stranger Tides), followed by the gala awards ceremony.

The Contest was initiated by L. Ron Hubbard in 1983 shortly after returning to the field of science fiction with his bestseller Battlefield Earth, and to date the contest has launched the careers of 11 New York Times bestselling authors.

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