The Pegasus Awards

Bill Roper, DI HoF


Pegasus Awards

Award Year Category Collaboration Song
2003 Best Original Humorous Song w/ Gretchen Roper My Husband The Filker
1988 Best Filk Song   Wind From Rainbow's End
1987 Best Schtick w/ Clif Flynt Unreality Warp/Kinda Mediocre, Actually

Pegasus Nominations

Year Category Collaboration Song
2019 Best Sing-Along Song   Teenage Popsicle Girl
2015 Best Time-Related Song   One Last Dance
2014 Best Classic Filk Song w/ Gretchen Roper Apology
2013 Best Filk Song w/ Gretchen Roper Apology
2013 Best Classic Filk Song   Teenage Popsicle Girl
2011 Most Romantic Song   Too Many Years
2008 Best Comedy Song w/ Gretchen Roper Apology
2007 Best Dorsai Song   The Destroyer
2006 Best Battle Song   The Destroyer
2004 Best Tribute   Half A Chance
2000 Best End of the World Song   One Last Dance
1991 Best Filk Song w/ Gretchen Roper The Library Song
1990 Best Filk Song w/ Gretchen Roper The Library Song
1990 Best Fannish Song w/ Murray Porath and Frank Hayes Cheap Lawyer & Rebuttal
1987 Best Writer/Composer    
1986 Best Filk Song   Horse of Silver Gold
1986 Best Filk Song   Planet Called Melody
1986 Best Filk Singer, Male    
1986 Best Parody   Kinda Mediocre, Actually
1984 Best Male Filksinger    

Bill Roper has been writing filk for over thirty years and, after owning a record label (Dodeka Records) since 1991, finally managed to get two CDs of his own material out: Falling Toward Orion and Seven Miles a Second. Frighteningly, the birth of daughters Katie and Julie doesn't seem to have slowed the writing down, as there's enough material for another half-dozen albums sitting around waiting to be recorded. (See

In the meantime, he and Gretchen need to work on some more duets. After Katie and Julie go to sleep...


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