Writers’ Workshop 25th annual poetry contest

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Writers’ Workshop 25th annual poetry contest

The Writers’ Workshop of Asheville is sponsoring its 25th Annual Poetry Contest, open to any writer regardless of residence.
25th Annual Poetry Contest Deadline: Postmarked by Feb. 28, 2014.

1st Place: Your choice of a 3 night stay at The Mountain Muse B&B in Asheville; or 3 free online workshops; or 100 pages line-edited and revised by our editorial staff.
2nd Place: 2 night stay at the B&B; or 2 free workshops; or 50 pages line-edited.
3rd Place: One free workshop, or 25 pages line-edited.
10 Honorable Mentions

All work must be unpublished.
Your name, address, email and title of work should appear on a separate cover sheet.
The entry fee is $25 for up to three entries.
Multiple entries are accepted. Each poem should not exceed two pages.
Enclose self-sealing s.a.s.e. for critique and list of winners.
Make check or money order payable to The Writers’ Workshop, and mail to:
Poetry Contest, 387 Beaucatcher Road, Asheville, NC 28805.
The entry fee is also payable at www.twwoa.org.
Emailed submissions may be sent to writersw@gmail.com, with “Poetry Contest” in the subject.

Congratulations to the 2013 Fiction Contest winners!!
1st Place: “Borderlands” by Brooke Shaffner, Brooklyn, NY
2nd Place: “Blessings Unexpected” by Linda Sawyer, Goodlettsville, TN
3rd Place: “Judas Rising” by Bob Freeland, Pawleys Island, SC
Honorable Mention: Heather Adams, Raleigh, NC; Caryn Sutorus, Matthews, NC; Pam Van Dyk, Raleigh, NC.


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