A prize of $1,000 is given annually for a short story or a self-contained novel excerpt. Crystal Wilkinson will judge. Submit a work of prose of up to 3,000 words (two copies if by postal mail) with a $25 entry fee ($15 for NCWN members) by January 30. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
North Carolina Writers’ Network, P.O. Box 21591, Winston-Salem, NC 27120. Ed Southern, Executive Director.