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List of nominees for the 15th annual Quill Awards (2021 edition)
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Welcome to the 2021 Quills Nominee page, recognizing the best of WDC in 2021!


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Writing Awards
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Poetry

Best Lyrics
"Calliope by James Heyward
"After Life by Words Whirling 'Round
"Consumed by Krista
"The Aussie Christmas Song: contest entry by Steven (PLEASE BUY MY BOOKS!)
"Oh, Daddy, Let's Go Downtown! by Dave

Best Short Poem, Structured
"Interlaced [107] by Kåre Enga UdonThani 🇹🇭
"Ascension of the Heart by Warped Sanity
"The Season After Spring by Perry Ride
"Lascivious by Words Whirling 'Round
"To Go Summer Sailin’ With You by Marvelous Friend
"Born to Die by sindbad
"Hymn for Him by Perry Ride
"Poor Tom by Words Whirling 'Round
"ARE YOU A TEEN? by Vaishali
"October Delights by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world

Best Short Poem, Free Verse
"PPC#2 When a moment lasts a lifetime [146] by Kåre Enga UdonThani 🇹🇭
"Invalid Entry by Beholden
"Funneling Thoughts by Ned's Normal Nordic Handle
"The Art of Flying by PiriPica
"Untitled by musey
"static speaks by Allister Sean
"Invalid Item by Kurt Philip Behm
"In the Wild Garden by Tileira
"Mémé Memory by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"Summer Desires by Tileira
"Invalid Entry by Beholden

Best Medium-Length Poem, Structured
"The Way Through the Wald by Tileira
"Invalid Item by stolenthrones
"Death by Jack Torrance
"Smucker's Jar by Thomas Vitkus
"Nightmares by Bobby Lou Stevenson
" Raindrops on Tattered Roses by Redtowrite
"Lascivious by Words Whirling 'Round
"Wild Horses in the Fog by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"Autumn Walk by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world

Best Medium-Length Poem, Free Verse
"A War Of Youth by Brian Kringle Compton
"⭐ The Forgotten Places by Roseille ♥
"I Must Have a Book (April 12th) by Elfin Dragon-finally published
"Delta [77] by Kåre Enga UdonThani 🇹🇭
"June 12, 2021 by ridinghhood-p.boutilier
"Time-Wrinked by Brian Kringle Compton
"I fall... by Princess Zelda
"Feelings by Choconut
"The Faded Photograph by Patrece ~
"The Missing Souls of Writing.com by Spiritual Dawning
"Invalid Item by Aneska
"Childhood Dreams by Spiritual Lights
"Waltzing With Daddy by A Thankful LeJenD
"Fault of Fate by TaH2o
"Camping Trip by Marvelous Friend
"Week 1 ~ Poppins by Choconut
"Lost Souls in Limbo by 💙 Carly - NaNoWriMo Warrior
"Time Away by A Thankful LeJenD
" ⭐ What Autumn Taught Me by Roseille ♥
"A Rose Garden in Heaven"   by Spiritual Lights
"Love and Paradise."   by Spiritual Lights
"Feast-day for the Holly King"   by HollyMerry
"A Photograph Hides the Truth"   by Andy~hating university
"Keyboard Panic"   by Rhymer Reisen
"Fat by Choconut
"Butterflies by Smartie

Best Long Poem, Structured
"Winning the Peace by Words Whirling 'Round
"Invalid Item by Aneska
"The Animal Talent Show by Words Whirling 'Round
"The Peace of Exile by Thankful Sonali WDC Power!
"The Houseguests by Bobby Lou Stevenson
"Calico's Time by Solace.Bring
"Looking back by Sumojo
"Think inside the Box by sindbad
"Behind the Circus by Tileira
"Home by Ronski
"Dear Mom"   by L.A. Grawitch
"The Last Rite of Old"   by eyestar~offline
"Howling at the Pink Moon"   by Redtowrite
"Carving Out Memories"   by Have a Joyous and Blessed Xmas
"Coffee Spuddle by Words Whirling 'Round

Best Long Poem, Free Verse
"Pearl Buttons, Pearls Button by El-Fyn
"A Cold Winter's Wish! by LegendaryMask❤️isThankful
"A Purple Crocus by El-Fyn
"The Beanstalk and Jack by Beholden
"A Gain (full) by Perry Ride
"Couple Lefts by Fivesixer
"A Cottage Garden by Tileira
"It's Dangerous by Lilli ☕️ 🧿
"My Dying Conscience by sindbad
"Invalid Item by LJ Barr
"Relationships by Choconut
"Cruelty of Cancer by Choconut
"Invalid Item by dsparkman27

Best Poetry Collection
"Life’s Little interruptions Blooming by Brian Kringle Compton
"The Daily Poem by Solace.Bring
"Daily Poem Entries by Beholden
"Random Acts of Poetry by Ned's Normal Nordic Handle
"L'aura del Campo by Kåre Enga UdonThani 🇹🇭
"Where Poetry Takes Me ... by Choconut
"Blotter for the Newly-Inked Poetry: 2021 by El-Fyn
"COLLECTION OF POEMS by Perry Ride



Fiction Prose

Best Flash Fiction
"Words Aren’t Necessary by Words Whirling 'Round
" Strength for Megan by L.A. Grawitch
"January God by deemac
"Evolution of Love 2 by sindbad
"Sherbert"   by Than Pence
"Cat in the Window by Graywriter
"Song of the Vamp by Words Whirling 'Round
"Bumble Bear's Big Day Out by Choconut
"A Journal by Ahmya by Perry Ride
"San Francisco And a Homeless Lady. by ~ShadowMoon~🌌
"Perfect Revenge by Tileira
"Trial by Combat …minton by L_P
"Checking it Twice by L_P

Best Short Story (1)
"The Weeper by J.B. Ezar
"For the Love of Love by Jade Jaspers
"The Stars by Daniel Wilcox
"Interview with LeeLoo by Rhymer Reisen
"This Appearance by Thankful Sonali WDC Power!
"No Turning Back by Cubby
"Old Soles by Choconut
"Cupid's Puzzle by Bob'n Around
"The Meta-Floor by Rhymer Reisen
"A Solitary Snowflake by L_P
" Dead Man In My Car? by dragonwoman
"Pilots by deemac
"The Lighthouse Keeper by Words Whirling 'Round
"The Leap by Sumojo
"Seduction by Christmas Sox
"Sparksby L_P


Best Short Story (2)
"Why Me? by Ari
"Deception by Elycia ☮
"The More Things Change by El-Fyn
"Wrong timing in Manchester by Perry Ride
"Gone Too Far by Jim Hall
"Aria's Song by L_P
"The Silo Game by MysteryBox
"Fairy Tale Romance by Words Whirling 'Round
"Attracted by Christmas Sox
"The Last Days of Hazel Beirut by Donkey Hoetay
"The Veybach Machine by Words Whirling 'Round

Best Long Story / Novelette
Best Long Story/Novelette was combined with Best Short Story. (2 Nominations.

Best Chapter
"Ajorian. Chapter 1: Blood by A E Willcox
"Rockin' Little Christmas (Chapter One) by MonicaR
"Invalid Entry by stolenthrones
"Invalid Entry by stolenthrones
"Chapter 2 by LorenIsOneOfMyNames
"Chapter 6 by LorenIsOneOfMyNames

Best Novella / Novel
There were no nominations in this category.

Best Short Story Collection
"Short Stories 2021 by Beholden
"Invalid Item by Words Whirling 'Round
"Poco - Legend by Legerdemain
"Won & Favorites by LightinMind
"Quick Therapy Sessions by Rhymer Reisen
"SHORT STORIES AND ARTICLES by Vaishali
"Short Stories 1 - July-Dec 2021 by L_P



Nonfiction Prose

Best Short Nonfiction
"Gracing the Hallways of WdC! by LegendaryMask❤️isThankful
"36 Amateur Writers' Mistakes by A E Willcox
"Throwing Out the Rules by Charity Marie > 🇺🇦
"Invalid Item by Ari
"Invalid Item"   by A Guest Visitor
"Letter for Grandmother's Interment by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"Cherished & Never Forgotten by ♥HOOves♥
"Dear Me 2021 by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"Evaluating LGBT Health Access in the USA by D.A. Coursey
"Hello from Helen by Hallens25
"36 Amateur Writers' Mistakes by A E Willcox
"Star Trek - 55 Years on the Enterprise by Lornda

Best Medium-Length Nonfiction
Best Medium-Length Nonfiction was combined with Best Short Nonfiction (2 nominations).

Best Long Nonfiction
There are currently no nominations in this category.

Best Non-Fiction Collection
This category will not be awarded due to insufficient nominations.
"Experimental Essentialist by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world



Other

Best Blog
"Complex Numbers by Robert Waltz
"O Pinions! by Kåre Enga UdonThani 🇹🇭
"sky my husband by Cappucine
"Innerlights Quotes by Spiritual Lights
"Writings in the Sand by Ned's Normal Nordic Handle
"Toe in the Water by Beholden
"Dissociated Thoughts by A Thankful LeJenD
"These Are My JOTtings, Part #2"   by Jay O'Toole
"One Amazing Life"   by Charity Marie > 🇺🇦
"Taming the Stars by Satuawany

Best Campfire, In & Out, or Interactive
"Invalid Item by stolenthrones
"Old fashioned horror. by DevilsBargin
"Review, Review, Review... by ruwth
"That Time of Year by Twiga
"Bright Horizons, New Beginnings Campfire by Princess Megan Rose

Best Newsletter
"February 2021 Blogging Bliss Newsletter - Issue Ninety-Eight by Wordsmitty ✍️
"Snail Mail Newsletter - March 2021 by Elfin Dragon-finally published
"Short Stories Newsletter (February 17, 2021) by Thankful Sonali WDC Power!
"Poetry Newsletter (February 17, 2021) by El-Fyn
"Action/Adventure Newsletter (February 17, 2021) by Storm Machine
"Drama Newsletter (March 3, 2021) by Joy
"Spiritual Newsletter (March 3, 2021) by Sophy Bells
"Poetry Newsletter (March 3, 2021) by eyestar~offline
"Contests & Activities Newsletter (March 31, 2021) by The Ghost of Jayne's Lost Sock
"Noticing Newbies Newsletter (March 17, 2021) by Thankful Sonali WDC Power!
"Short Stories Newsletter (March 10, 2021) by Kate - Writing & Reading
"Noticing Newbies Newsletter (March 10, 2021) by Jeff
"Short Stories Newsletter (March 17, 2021) by Shannon
"Drama Newsletter (March 17, 2021) by Lilli ☕️ 🧿
"Poetry Newsletter (March 17, 2021) by El-Fyn
"Drama Newsletter (April 21, 2021) by The Ghost of Jayne's Lost Sock
"Comedy Newsletter (April 28, 2021) by Robert Waltz
"For Authors Newsletter (May 5, 2021) by Max Griffin 🏳️‍🌈
"Noticing Newbies Newsletter (May 5, 2021) by Jeff
"For Authors Newsletter (June 2, 2021) by Max Griffin 🏳️‍🌈

Best Mixed Collection
"Special Events and Contests by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"Snow's Writing for 2019, 2020, & Beyond by Prosperous Snow Globe
"My 2021 Writings by eyestar~offline
"CONTEST ENTRIES by Sumojo
"I Write In 2021 by 💙 Carly - NaNoWriMo Warrior
"Falling Down the Rabbit Hole Again! by eyestar~offline
"2021 Writing by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world



Community Awards
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Contests, Fundraisers, and Activities

Best Contest
"Weekly SCREAMS!!! by Angus
"Monsters Under The Bed - CLOSED by Lilli ☕️ 🧿
"World Weavers' Championship by Tileira
"Dark Dreamscapes Poetry Contest by 🌑 Darleen - QoD
"Writing 4 Kids Contest"   by Cubby
"The Writer's Cramp"   by Sophy Bells
"Twisted Tales Contest by Arakun the Twisted Raccoon
"The Humorous Short Story Contest by Lornda
"Shadows and Light Poetry Contest by Choconut
"The Lodestar Contest by Satuawany

Best New Contest
"Holiday Challenges! - CLOSED"   by Lilli ☕️ 🧿
"Test Your Poetry"   by Perry Ride
"Dystopian Scrawlings"   by LorenIsOneOfMyNames
"Chapter One by Cubby
"THINK ABOUT IT!! "   by J.L. O'Dell

Best Raffle/Auction

"Ultimate Candy Crusher Game by GERVIC
"The Simple Fundraiser "   by Annette
"Mad Hatter's Tea Party by Choconut
"WdC 2022 Birthday Review Raffle by Schnujo
"ONE SIZE FITS ALL RAFFLE iS OPeN by dogpack:saving 4 premium: DWG
"Go Bananas Raffle And Contest! - CLOSED! by Richard ~ Mending Well!!
"Stardust Auction by A E Willcox
"Exclusive MB & Awardicon Raffle by Lornda
"SGDG Annual Christmas Auction-Raffle by ~ Santa Sisco ~

Best Activity
There were no nominations in this category.

Best New Activity
There were no nominations in this category.

Best Single-Person Activity
"About Unicorns and Mermaids 😐 by Alisha P.
"Open Door To Grace Prayer Hot Line by Marvelous Friend
"Superpower by Sophie Malloy
"Invalid Item by Shadow Prowler
"Words for Valentine's Day by Soldier_Mike
"Cup by Annette
"Prayer Requests by Sunny
"Addicted by Vaishali

Best Educational Program
This category will not be awarded due to insufficent nominations.
"House of Sensual Prose by Purple Princess
"WDC Writers University by Jim Hall
"Rising Stars Summer Camp by Lilli ☕️ 🧿

Best Image/cNote
New Little Buddy   by Richard ~ Mending Well!!
Thank You, Veterans   by Richard ~ Mending Well!!
Firebrand Times Sig   by LorenIsOneOfMyNames
Birthday Kids Image   by Cubby
Sparkle   by A E Willcox
You're Special   by A E Willcox
"Cnote: Wearing a Smile by GERVIC
"Cnote: Just to say Hello by GERVIC

Best Shop
"Lilli's All-Occasion C-Notes"   by Lilli ☕️ 🧿
"Rach's Chocolate Emporium "   by Choconut
"Miscellaneous Sentiments C-Note Shop "   by A E Willcox
"CNotes for all Occasions"   by GERVIC

Groups

Best Group
"The Snail Mail Group by Elle (she/her) and Elfin Dragon-finally published
"NaNoWriMo Write-A-Thon Group by Jeff
"The Poet's Place by Dave
"WdC SuperPower Reviewers Group"   by Maryann
"The WDC Angel Army"   by iKïyå§ama
"WDC Zoomies (Closed March 2022)"   by Charity Marie > 🇺🇦 and Robert Waltz

Best New Group
"Rach’s Reading Club
"Foodie Friends Group & Bank by Shadow Prowler
"Nothing at this time by Annette
"Cross Timbers Novel Workshop Group. by Carol St. Ann
"Feasting On The Word Of God Group Page by Marvelous Friend
""My Secret Valentine" by LegendaryMask❤️isThankful

Other

Best Forum
"MechGrammical by Satuawany
"The Contest Challenge by Schnujo
"Andre The Blog Monkey's Banana Bar by Brother Nature & Lilli ☕️ 🧿
"Earn Your Badge! - Closed by Shaye💻
"The Rising Stars Java Hut by Lilli ☕️ 🧿
"30-Day Blogging Challenge ON HIATUS by Fivesixer
"The Snail Mail Forum by Elle (she/her) and Elfin Dragon-finally published
"Ninja Monkey Headquarters by Shadow Prowler
"October Novel Prep Challenge by Brandiwyn🎶
"NaNoWriMo Sprint Writers Forum by Brandiwyn🎶
"Space Blog"   by Chris Breva
"Foodie Friends Forum "   by Beacon-Light
"Habit Heroes "   by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"TLC Prayer Parlor"   by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"EXPRESS IT IN EIGHT by Solace.Bring
"Question of the Day! by Lilli ☕️ 🧿
"Book Brothel by Good luck Nano'ers!

Best Reviewing
A E Willcox
L_P
blimprider
HollyMerry
Roseille ♥
Choconut
eyestar~offline
Bikerider
Satuawany



Overall Awards
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Best Portfolio
Shaye💻
🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
iKïyå§ama
Beholden
Dave
Jeff
The Ghost of Jayne's Lost Sock
James Heyward

Best New Portfolio
Vaishali
Rhymer Reisen
proton69
DaOr is on Hiatus (studying)
L_P
Adherennium- Don't Open Before
Perry Ride

Special Contributions to WDC
Nominations for this category are not published.

Lifetime Achievement
Nominations for this category are not published.


Genre Awards
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Action

Action/Adventure
"Invalid Entry by stolenthrones
"Invalid Entry by stolenthrones
"Ajorian. Chapter 1: Blood by A E Willcox
"The Leap by Sumojo
"Old Soles by Choconut
"Chapter 2 by LorenIsOneOfMyNames
"Chapter 6 by LorenIsOneOfMyNames
"My 2021 Writings by eyestar~offline
"Superpower by Sophie Malloy


Thriller/Suspense
"Dystopian Scrawlings"   by LorenIsOneOfMyNames
"Twisted Tales Contest by Arakun the Twisted Raccoon
"The Silo Game by MysteryBox
"Perfect Revenge by Tileira
"Gone Too Far by Jim Hall
"Aria's Song by L_P
"ONE SIZE FITS ALL RAFFLE iS OPeN by dogpack:saving 4 premium: DWG



Arts & Entertainment

Arts
"This Appearance by Thankful Sonali WDC Power!
"Invalid Item by dsparkman27
"The Art of Flying by PiriPica
"The Poet's Place by Dave


Entertainment
"Holiday Challenges! - CLOSED"   by Lilli ☕️ 🧿
"Writings in the Sand by Ned's Normal Nordic Handle
"Quick Therapy Sessions by Rhymer Reisen
"Poco - Legend by Legerdemain
"Howling at the Pink Moon"   by Redtowrite
"Calico's Time by Solace.Bring
"Funneling Thoughts by Ned's Normal Nordic Handle
"Random Acts of Poetry by Ned's Normal Nordic Handle
"Ultimate Candy Crusher Game by GERVIC
"ONE SIZE FITS ALL RAFFLE iS OPeN by dogpack:saving 4 premium: DWG
Birthday Kids Image   by Cubby
"Andre The Blog Monkey's Banana Bar by Brother Nature & Lilli ☕️ 🧿
"EXPRESS IT IN EIGHT by Solace.Bring


Hobby/Craft
This genre will not be awarded due to insufficient nominations.
"Foodie Friends Group & Bank by Shadow Prowler
"The Snail Mail Group by Elle (she/her) and Elfin Dragon-finally published
"The Snail Mail Forum by Elle (she/her) and Elfin Dragon-finally published


Music
This genre will not be awarded due to insufficient nominations.
"Poco - Legend by Legerdemain
"Calliope by James Heyward
"The Weeper by J.B. Ezar



Biographical

Biographical
"2021 Writing by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"O Pinions! by Kåre Enga UdonThani 🇹🇭
"Experimental Essentialist by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"Hello from Helen by Hallens25
"Letter for Grandmother's Interment by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"Invalid Item"   by A Guest Visitor
"Gracing the Hallways of WdC! by LegendaryMask❤️isThankful
"For the Love of Love by Jade Jaspers
"January God by deemac
"Couple Lefts by Fivesixer
"Carving Out Memories"   by Have a Joyous and Blessed Xmas
"Feelings by Choconut
"Interlaced [107] by Kåre Enga UdonThani 🇹🇭
"Blotter for the Newly-Inked Poetry: 2021 by El-Fyn
"October Delights by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"L'aura del Campo by Kåre Enga UdonThani 🇹🇭
"PPC#2 When a moment lasts a lifetime [146] by Kåre Enga UdonThani 🇹🇭
"Delta [77] by Kåre Enga UdonThani 🇹🇭
"30-Day Blogging Challenge ON HIATUS by Fivesixer
"Pearl Buttons, Pearls Button by El-Fyn


Experience
"2021 Writing by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"Special Events and Contests by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"Bright Horizons, New Beginnings Campfire by Princess Megan Rose
"Toe in the Water by Beholden
"Innerlights Quotes by Spiritual Lights
"sky my husband by Cappucine
"Complex Numbers by Robert Waltz
"SHORT STORIES AND ARTICLES by Vaishali
"A Journal by Ahmya by Perry Ride
"Evolution of Love 2 by sindbad
"My Dying Conscience by sindbad
"A Gain (full) by Perry Ride
"A Cold Winter's Wish! by LegendaryMask❤️isThankful
"Think inside the Box by sindbad
"Fat by Choconut
"Waltzing With Daddy by A Thankful LeJenD
"I fall... by Princess Zelda
"Ascension of the Heart by Warped Sanity
"October Delights by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"Mémé Memory by 🌻 pwheeler Joy to the world
"Blotter for the Newly-Inked Poetry: 2021 by El-Fyn
"June 12, 2021 by ridinghhood-p.boutilier
"Superpower by Sophie Malloy
"Book Brothel by Good luck Nano'ers!
"A Purple Crocus by El-Fyn
"Pearl Buttons, Pearls Button by El-Fyn


Opinion
"O Pinions! by Kåre Enga UdonThani 🇹🇭
"Complex Numbers by Robert Waltz
"Star Trek - 55 Years on the Enterprise by Lornda