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      The Anson County Writers' Club fosters the art of writing in Anson County through support, awareness and recognition of all writers -- from the beginner to the published author.
     This is accomplished through regular meetings, workshops, lectures and readings; through our annual contests in prose and poetry culminating in a public awards ceremony; and through our grant program.
     The Anson County Writers' Club meets the fourth Sunday of each month (except July and December) at 3:00 p.m. (see venue in meeting announcement below).



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The 2019 contests in prose and poetry are now closed to submissions.

Winners will be anounced at the Awards Ceremony Feb. 23, 2020.





NO Meeting in December
Next Meeting
Jan. 26, 3:00 p.m.
Program: Entering Contests

The ACWC meets at the First Presbyterian Church fellowship hall, 208 S. Greene St., Wadesboro, NC.





Participants in the Narrative Poetry
workshop led by Joseph Bathanti Nov. 16.

Kaye Ratliff, left, president of the Anson County Writers' Club, presents a copy of the Goose River Anthology, 2019, to H.B. Allen Library supervisor Kit Brewer. ACWC member Charles Kaska's award-winning short story, "The Assignation" is included in the anthology published by Goose River Press in Waldoboro, Maine. Kaska's short story won first place in both the ACWC and Union County Writers' Club annual contests.



Useful links

Historical Research Categories

Best Blog Sites

Charlotte Writers Club

Union County Writers' Club

The North Carolina Poetry Society

The North Carolina Writers' Network

Sit Down and Write Poetry

Carolinas Romance Writers

The Writers Workshop of Asheville

Check the above links often for news of workshops, contests, etc.

Our Published Authors
Karen MacMurray

Sandy Bruney
Charles Kaska

J.A. Bolton


NEW! Our authors will post short stories, essays, and poems on line for your enjoyment. Members, send your work to info@ansoncountywritersclub.org.

Stories, Poems, and Essays


Anson Pathways X, an anthology of the 2016-2017-2018 contest winners, is now avilable at the Anson County Arts Council for $5 and at amazon.com



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