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Winston-Salem Writers is open to writers from any region who work in any genre — novice or seasoned, published or unpublished.  When you join/renew as a member for $40, you’ll be able to access exclusive member benefits. 


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The Yarn Spinners Critique Group





Member Portal access, where you can create a profile, view other members’ profiles, participate in forums and groups, and more!

Attend for free the Three-in-a-Row

January workshops

Get discounts on workshops and contests 

Join one or more critique groups

Showcase your book(s) on our website and at

Bookmarks for 4 on 4th

Announce your publications and awards in the Member News section of our newsletter
Network with other writers at our  Writers' Night Out


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4 on 4th at Bookmarks Bookstore

Read at the free monthly open mic nights

Attend the 10-Minute Play Festival

Listen to free author readings at Bookmarks for 4 on 4th

Enter our contests (for a fee)

Take our workshops (for a fee)

Subscribe to our free monthly newsletter, with

upcoming events, member news, and more

Your 2023 membership will be effective through January 1 - December 31, 2023. All memberships must renew by December 31 of each year.  If you joined or renewed between August and December 2021, your membership will be valid through December 2022.  Membership dues for 2023 will be $40.  

Winston-Salem Writers cancels the current year's Annual Memberships on Dec. 31 of each year. Renew or join by purchasing the a new Membership Plan each year. 


Click to purchase the 2023 Membership Plan:


To pay by check, mail to:

WSW Treasurer

P.O. Box 24442

Winston Salem NC 27114.

Please include your email address, if you have one.

If you have questions, please email:


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