Richard Laymon President’s Award

THE RICHARD LAYMON PRESIDENT’S AWARD FOR SERVICE was instituted in 2001 and is named in honor of Richard Laymon, who died in 2001 while serving as HWA’s President. As its name implies, it is given by HWA’s sitting President. The award is presented to a volunteer who has served HWA in an especially examplary manner and has shown extraordinary dedication […]

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Thomas, Lee

Awards: Stained, First Novel, 2004 Richard Laymon President’s Award, 2004 Nominations: The German, Novel, 2011 In the Closet, Under the Bed, Fiction Collection, 2009 “Turtle”, Short Fiction, 2008 An Apiary of White Bees, Long Fiction, 2007

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Rohrig, Judi

Awards: Hellnotes, Non-fiction, 2004 Richard Laymon President’s Award, 2001 Nominations: Hellnotes, Non-fiction, 2003

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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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Morton, Lisa

Awards: Witch Hunts: A Graphic History of the Burning Times (McFarland), Graphic Novel, 2012 Trick or Treat: A History of Halloween (Reaktion Books), Non-fiction, 2012 The Castle of Los Angeles, First Novel, 2010 The Lucid Dreaming, Long Fiction, 2009 A Hallowe’en Anthology, Non-fiction, 2008 “Tested”, Short Fiction, 2006 Richard Laymon President’s Award, 2006 Richard Laymon President’s Award, 2005 Nominations: Malediction […]

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Murano, Doug

Awards: Behold!: Oddities, Curiosities & Undefinable Wonders (Crystal Lake Publishing), Anthology, 2017 Richard Laymon President’s Award, 2014 Nominations: Miscreations: Gods, Monstrosities & Other Horrors (Written Backwards), Anthology, 2020 Gutted: Beautiful Horror Stories (Crystal Lake Publishing), Anthology, 2016 BIO: Doug Murano lives somewhere between Mount Rushmore and the mighty Missouri River. He is the Bram Stoker Award-winning editor of Behold! Oddities, Curiosities […]

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Mason, Rena

Awards: Richard Laymon President’s Award, 2019 The Devil’s Throat (Hellhole: An Anthology of Subterranean Terror) (Adrenaline Press), Long Fiction, 2018 “Ruminations” (Qualia Nous) (Written Backwards), Short Fiction, 2014 Silver Hammer Award, 2014 The Evolutionist (Nightscape Press), First Novel, 2013 Nominations: East End Girls (JournalStone), Long Fiction, 2013 BIO: Rena Mason began writing in 2009, proving it’s never too late to get […]

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