Friday, December 3, 2010

Two contests for writers of fiction and fact

The N.C. Writers' Network is now taking submissions for two literary prizes:
  • The Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize. Open to all writers. Unpublished fiction manuscript shouldn't exceed 12 doubled-spaced pages. Winner receives $1,000 and possible publication in the Thomas Wolfe Review. Entries must be postmarked by Jan. 30.

  • The Rose Post Creative Nonfiction Contest. First-, second- and third-place winners receive $300, $200 and $100 respectively. Winning entry may be published in Southern Cultures magazine. Entries must be postmarked by Jan. 5.
More details at the N.C. Writers' Network.