If you’d like to have a distinguished poet help develop your poetic skills, apply to the
Gilbert-Chappell Mentor Program, sponsored by the North Carolina Poetry Society.
Adults not in school, and students in middle school, high school, and college, are
eligible for this free program. The 2023 Distinguished Poet for central NC is Maria
Rouphail, Ph.D. and the coordinator is Sherry Siddall. Submit the application form and
three pages of poetry. For more information, visit: http://www.ncpoetrysociety.org/gcdps.
Deadline is November 15, 2023.
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