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NC Literary Hall of Fame



Hats Off!

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 Mary Ricketson whose poem "Buckeye" appears in The Lake (December, 2019).


Hats Off! to Sarah Blanchard who was awarded Second Place for her story, "Revival," in the 2019 Literary Fiction Contest sponsored by The Writers' Workshop of Asheville. Also, she tied for First Place with her short story, "Fishing," in the 2019 Flash Fiction Contest sponsored by Dreamers, a Canadian magazine. Sarah is a retired educator, currently living in Raleigh, who plans to move to the Asheville area in 2020.


Hats Off! to Rachael Brooks whose debut memoir, Beads: A Memoir about Falling Apart and Putting Yourself Back Together Again, received a wonderful Kirkus Review: "An eloquent and unsettling story of recovery that features solid advice and encouragement for other trauma victims."


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