List of nominees for the 14th annual Quill Awards (2020 edition)
|Note that this is the 2020 nominations list. Click here for other years ▼
Nominations close at the end of January 2021. To nominate someone, please use the "2020 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 2020
Best Forum (Non-Contest)
"The Contest Challenge" by Schnujo
Schnujo's challenge gets many actually entering contests each month, the rewards are amazing and it does a great job of highlighting at least 36 contests a year!
"I Write in 2020" by Annette
I Write is in its 3rd consecutive year, encouraging weekly writing, weekly entering a WDC contest, weekly review and promotes participation in WDC Official Contests. This forum has it all and is managed in a consistent and timely manner with over 25 very active participants.
"Spreading rays of sunshine... " by Lilli ☕
It is a wonderful, selfless activity contributing a great spirit of kindness to WDC. An uplifting event, spreading smiles around the site.
Best Campfire, In & Out, or Interactive
Best Single-Person Activity
Best New Contest
"Oriental Poetry Contest" by Chris Breva, M. Div. soon
Tinker gives the entries informative and educational reviews that take this from being "just" a contest to being an outstanding learning opportunity. The time and care that Tinker put into it make this contest especially great.
"SCREAMS!!!" by Angus
This is an extremely well run daily contest with wonderful prompts and participation.
Best New Group
"Mary's Golden Moments" by Cheddah
must be static items created in 2020 unless otherwise noted
Best Short Poem, Structured
Best Medium-Length Poem, Structured
"A Kind Thief" by HikerAngel
"The Message in the Music" by HikerAngel
"⭐ Lullaby on Genocide" by Roseille ♥
Excellent imagery. Confronts a difficult - and important - truth.
"My Ever After" by iKïyå§ama thanks Anon!
An inspirational poem filled with beautiful imagery.
Best Long Poem, Structured
"Avatars" by Logan
Best Short Poem, Free Verse
Best Medium-Length Poem, Free Verse
"Thought" by Bride@#dangreviews
I think it's a really interesting poem. It makes me want to read it again and get that deeper meaning she teased me with.
"Clickity Clack... Clickity Clack..." by LegendaryMasK💔
"Source of Fear aka Or Maybe I'm Alone [13+]" by Cinn
Cinn's back, and writing powerful poetry.
"Float" by Emily
Best Long Poem, Free Verse
"⭐ Tell Me Again" by Roseille ♥
Best Poetry Collection
Best Short Non-Fiction
Best Long Non-Fiction
Best Non-Fiction Collection
Best Flash Fiction
"Breathe" by Roseille ♥
This is breathtaking. The descriptions are some of the best I've read, and the emotions are taut and so well written. It's absolutely beautiful.
"Graceful Soup" by Solace.Bring
"Chicken Noodle Soup" by flyfishercacher
"~ Soup's On! ~" by ruwth
Best Short Story (1)
Best Short Story (2)
Best Long Story
Best Novel or Novella
Best Short Story Collection
Best Mixed Collection
"Dare to Say I Write Poems" by Kate~ Reading & Writing
"Odd Connections" by Fyn
Best Educational Program
Special Contributions to WDC
(nominations for this category are not published. Only winners will be announced)
Best New Portfolio
Because I feel that the images used are quite ravishing and she has a variety of readings in her portfolio.
Because I feel that the images used are quite outstanding and she has a variety of poetry in her portfolio.
Richard ~ RL Bites!