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The Charlotte, NC chapter of Sisters in Crime

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Call for Submissions 2021 Short Story Anthology

The Triangle Sisters in Crime chapter opened submissions for their 2021 anthology, Carolina Crimes: 20 Tales of Rock, Roll, and Ruin. EligibilityTo submit a manuscript, you must be a current member of Sisters in Crime (national) and a resident of either North or South Carolina.  Each author may submit one manuscript.  Deadline for submissions: April 1, 2021 Theme: ROCK &Continue reading “Call for Submissions 2021 Short Story Anthology”

Happy New Year!

Hello Queen City Suspects!! Happy New Year!! We hope to have some new exciting things for our chapter this year! We would love to come together once again but until it’s safe, virtually will be just as good. Coming in February is our first online event for Valentine’s Day!! More information will be posted FebruaryContinue reading “Happy New Year!”

Inaugural Pride Grant

We’re so excited to announce the inaugural #SinC Pride Award, a $2,000 grant for emerging crime writers who identify as LGBTQIA+. Thank you to the fantastic judges Cheryl Head , Kristen Lepionka, and John Copenhaver And a special thank you to past-president Sherry Harris, who made the Pride Award her legacy project! To learn more, check out theContinue reading “Inaugural Pride Grant”

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Queen City Suspects is the Charlotte chapter of Sisters in Crime.

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