Virtual Event: Author Leah Ning & Illustrator John Dale
Author Leah Ning and illustrator John Dale, whose works are included in the latest edition of Writers of the Future will discuss their award-winning works in a virtual event Friday, July 31, at 4 pm. For more than 35 years Writers of the Future's competitive anthology has helped developed new professional writers and cultivate new professional illustrators.
A software engineer in Northern Virginia, Ning's short story "Yellow and Pink" asks the question how many times would you try again to have the perfect life. Dale, who illustrated to stories in the compilation -- "Educational Tapes" and "The Green Tower" -- studies illustration and game design at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore.
Writers of the Future anthology has launched the careers of note science fiction/fantasy authors including Brandon Sanderson, Stephanie Meyer and Brandon Mull.
The event is free and registration is required.