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The Writer's Room

We know there are hundreds of writers – published or unpublished – across the North State, and we want to bring many of them to air. If you’d like to submit some of your original short works, you’ll be considered for a spot in The Writer’s Room.

Please make sure that your original composition meets the submission guidelines below.

To be considered, send copies of your work to If your work is selected, an NSPR producer will contact you to set up a time and place to record for broadcast.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Must be the author’s original piece of work
  • You can submit up to four pieces
  • Submit with an email to
  • Attach poems as a Word.doc or paste the text into the body of the email
  • Each piece can be no more than two minutes in length
  • Radio-friendly language (no swearing, hate speech, political or social rants) 
  • Author to sign a broadcast release

If you have questions about submitting content, recording your work, or any other concerns please contact us at

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