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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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. www.be-a-better-writer.com
Jacksonville Council for the Arts holds several creative writing seminars and workshops. Contact Rebecca Cooper at email@example.com or check out their website atwww.jaxarts.com.
North Carolina Poetry Societywww.ncPoetrySociety.org meets in Southern Pines and sponsors poetry contests as well as the Sam Ragan Poetry Festival in March.
North Carolina Writer’s Networkhas information for and about writers around our state, and sponsors contests and conferences. www.ncwriters.org