Think Sideways Students Win Big

I missed passing on several of my How To Think Sideways students’ really cool recent writing news because things have been a bit hectic lately.

But I wanted to give them public cheers.

Cat Gerlach won the Lucky Agent Contest with her first HTTS class project, the novel Thicker Than Water.

Ieva (student ID) placed a short-story class project—and this is her first story published in English (her native language is Latvian).

Marti-v (student ID) placed third in the Pike’s Peak writing contest in the SF/F/H category with her HTTS novel.

Huge congratulations to all three students!

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About the author: Novelist, writing teacher, on a mission to reprint my out-of-print books and self-publish my new ones.

6 comments… add one
  • Danzier May 21, 2010 @ 8:14

    Yay! Way to go, both to the contest winners–and to you, Holly, for a course capable of teaching to contest success level.

  • Anthea May 14, 2010 @ 9:54

    Congratulations, all of you!

  • Cat (from HtTS) May 14, 2010 @ 9:11

    By the way, the only American in that list is Marty-v. I’m German. So I’m doubly happy. Congrats again to all the others.

  • PolarBear May 13, 2010 @ 21:33

    Way to go, Cat, Ieva, and Marti-v!

  • Brittany May 13, 2010 @ 16:29

    Wow! Congrats to Marti, Ieva, and Cat- that’s so awesome! 🙂

  • Ieva May 13, 2010 @ 12:53

    Wow! Thanks for mentioning me, and congrats to Cat and Marti – you deserved it!

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