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A community of writers

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Astounding Award: Eligible Authors
This section has two purposes: to give Science Fiction & Fantasy fans who are interested in voting for the Astounding Award the information they need to choose their candidate for best new writer, and to provide an area for new writers to showcase themselves.


Progress meters - Graphics to track your writing progress.

Member Areas in Development


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Market Listings

Browse and contribute notes on writing markets


Manage your work and submissions

Event Listings

Find readings, workshops, and other events of interest