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If you need a steady e-mail dose of contest announcements and calls for submission, subscribe to the Creative Writers Opportunity List on Yahoo by sending an e-mail to

Be a Better Writer is written by Pearl Luke. A brief scan indicates it has lots of useful information including who’s offering what contest.

Jacksonville Council for the Arts holds several creative writing seminars and workshops. Contact Rebecca Cooper at or check out their website at

North Carolina Poetry Society meets in Southern Pines and sponsors poetry contests as well as the Sam Ragan Poetry Festival in March.

North Carolina Writer’s Network has information for and about writers around our state, and sponsors contests and conferences.

The link to the Society of Children’s Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) is  The link to the Carolina chapter is

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