Words from a member

You and the entire membership of Netwest have been an inspiration to me in my writing life. The group is a welcoming & encouraging gathering of like-people. Thank you for all you've done for others. It does not go unnoticed.
Nancy Purcell

Writing Resources


www.ncwriters.org North Carolina Writers’ Network—state literary organization

www.ncwriters-west.org NCWN-West, visit  blog; www.netwestwriters.blogspot.com

https://classes.folkschool.org/Browse.aspx, John C. Campbell Folk School, writing classes

www.zebraeditor.com Subscribe to Bobbie Christmas’ free newsletter filled with excellent tips

Hope Clark-Funds for Writers-Newsletters with opportunities to publish, advice on writing

http://carolcrawfordediting.com Carol Crawford, owner and editor, lives in Blue Ridge, GA

http://literary-agents.com/ Great site to find agents

http://writenaked.net Tara Lynne Groth, teaches courses on marketing, social media

http://www.writersmarket.com Writers Market, can be ordered as an e-book

Poets Market

places to submit short stories


Some excellent links to good places to submit poetry, flash fiction and essays, besides the ones mentioned in this post.

Duotrope, $5.00 a month to use-writers find best places to submit

http://www.newpages.com/ New Pages- find best places to submit

www.PW.org Poets and Writers Organization

http://www.press53.com Press 53 publishes short fiction and poetry collections of well published authors

http://www.mainstreetrag.com Main Street Rag Publishing—publishes poetry chapbooks, anthologies, and others

http://www.writersdigest.com/ Writers Digest 101 Best Sites for writers