Murray, Lee

Awards: Mentor of the Year Award, 2019 Nominations: Into the Ashes (Severed Press), Novel, 2019 “Dead End Town” (Cthulhu Deep Down Under Volume 2) (IFWG Publishing International), Short Fiction, 2018 Hellhole: An Anthology of Subterranean Terror (Adrenaline Press), Anthology, 2018 BIO: Lee Murray is a multi-award-winning writer and editor of science fiction, fantasy, and horror (Sir Julius Vogel, Australian Shadows) and […]

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Mentor of the Year Award

HWA’s Mentor Program is available to all members of the organization. This popular program pairs a newer writer with an established professional for an intensive four-month long partnership. For new writers, the Program offers mentees a personal, one-on-one experience with a professional writer, tailor-made to help them grow in their writing and teach them how to better market their work. […]

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Waggoner, Tim

Awards: The Winter Box (DarkFuse), Long Fiction, 2016 Mentor of the Year Award, 2016 Nominations: “A Touch of Madness” (The Pulp Horror Book of Phobias) (LVP Publications), Short Fiction, 2019 Dark and Distant Voices: A Story Collection (Nightscape Press), Fiction Collection, 2018 A Kiss of Thorns (DarkFuse), Long Fiction, 2017 BIO: Bestselling author Tim Waggoner has published close to fifty […]

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Ptacek, Kathryn

Awards: Mentor of the Year Award, 2014 Silver Hammer Award, 2009 Richard Laymon President’s Award, 2001 Nominations: “Each Night, Each Year”, Short Fiction, 1989

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Faherty, JG

Awards: Mentor of the Year Award, 2018 Richard Laymon President’s Award, 2013 Nominations: The Cure (Samhain Publishing), Novel, 2015 Ghosts of Coronado Bay, A Maya Blair Mystery, Young Adult Novel, 2011 BIO: A life-long resident of New York’s haunted Hudson Valley, JG Faherty has been a finalist for both the Bram Stoker Award® (The Cure, Ghosts of Coronado Bay) and […]

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Addison, Linda

Awards: The Place of Broken Things (Crystal Lake Publishing), Poetry Collection, 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award, 2017 Mentor of the Year Award, 2015 Four Elements (Bad Moon Books/Evil Jester Press), Poetry Collection, 2013 How to Recognize a Demon Has Become Your Friend, Poetry Collection, 2011 Being Full of Light, Insubstantial, Poetry Collection, 2007 Consumed, Reduced to Beautiful Grey Ashes, Poetry Collection, […]

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