Poetry plays a part in all of our lives.  In addition to those who enjoy reading poetry, nearly everyone experiences poetry in some way: through music, in worship, and in ceremony.  Language and customs are often learned by the very young through poetry in the form of nursery rhymes.  Poetry can be a very personal experience or it can be shared with a group.  More...

 

 


Major funding for Poetry GSO provided by the NC Arts Council
Submit your favorite poem and poet for the Poetry For the People.  You may be selected to receive a free complimentary copy of Kathryn Stripling Byer's latest collection of poems, Coming to Rest.


 

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