List of nominees for the 12th annual Quill Awards (2018 edition)
Nominations close at the end of January 2019. To nominate someone, please use the "2018 Nomination Form for Quill Awards" .
If a statement was included with the nomination post or email, it is also included below. Statements included may be edited from the original nomination statements and may be removed or reasonably edited at any time if the Quills panel deems it necessary or appropriate. Names of nominators are not included for privacy reasons.
The following categories are open for nominations:
created and/or reasonably active in 2018
Best Forum (Non-Contest)
""Question of the Day" Forum" [18+] by Lilli
A fun, simple way to get to know what your fellow writers are thinking!
Best Campfire, In & Out, or Interactive
"Daily Snapshot" [E] by Genipher
A fun image captioning contest.
Best Single-Person Activity
Best Image/cNote Shop
Best New Contest
"30-Day Blogging Challenge" [13+] by Fivesixer ☮
"Cupid's Lucky Arrows Game" [13+] by Hannah Thanks Schnujo ♥
Well, who can argue with a raffle that encourages role play? Also, I think this is one of the few places where you might get rewarded for being bad.
Best New Group
"Mental Health Writers Alliance" [GC] by Char
Because it serves a huge need!
"Herding Cats & Squirrel Tracks" [GC] by JS McBride
Hilarious and interesting. What more do you need from a blog?
must be static items created in 2018 unless otherwise noted
Best Short Poem, Structured
Best Medium-Length Poem, Structured
"The Unicorn Danced" [E] by Mordee2
Hilarious entry for, and co-winner of, "The Writer's Cramp" [13+].
Best Long Poem, Structured
Best Short Poem, Free Verse
Best Medium-Length Poem, Free Verse
Best Long Poem, Free Verse
Best Poetry Collection
Best Short Non-Fiction
Best Long Non-Fiction
Best Non-Fiction Collection
Best Flash Fiction
Best Short Story (1)
Best Short Story (2)
Best Long Story
Best Novel or Novella
Best Short Story Collection
Best Mixed Collection
Best Educational Program
Special Contributions to WDC
(nominations for this category are not published. Only winners will be announced)
Best New Portfolio