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Good news from our members!

The North Carolina Writers' Network is happy to announce good news from our members. If you have had a piece published, won a prize in a competition, or received an award or honor for your writing, let us know and we'll post the news here. "Hats Off" announcements are available to members only. To post your item on the website, please click here.

Hats Off! to the North Carolina Literary Review: the 2018 print issue #27 is out now! This edition includes work by NC Literary Hall of Fame inductees James Applewhite, Fred Chappell, and Margaret Maron; poems by Lawrence Avery, Kenneth Chamlee, Priscilla Melchior, Diana Pinckney, Dannye Romine Powell, Marty Silverthorne, Jo Taylor, and NCWN regional rep Catherine Carter; miscellany from Sally Stewart Mohney and NCWN trustee Margaret D. Bauer (editor); and Robert Wallace's short story "The Science of Air," which won the 2018 Doris Betts Fiction Prize.


Hats Off! to Heather Bell Adams of Raleigh whose novel excerpt "Manila Bay, 1941" appears in the Spring, 2018, special edition of Pisgah Review.


Hats Off! to Heather Bell Adams whose debut novel Maranatha Road was longlisted for the Crook's Corner Book Prize. This year's judge is Tayari Jones. The Crook's Corner Book Prize awards $5,000 and a free glass of wine a day for a year to the author of the best debut novel set in the American South. The shortlist will be announced in the fall.


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