Become a Nexus Poets member:

  • Support poetry in eastern North Carolina.
  • Support poetry everywhere!
  • Have voting rights when we have something to vote on.
  • Get a reduced entry fee in our contest.
  • Enable us to pay our monthly featured poets an honorarium for travel (when reading in-person).
  • Enable us to support the North Carolina Poetry Society’s annual Poetry in Plain Sight project.
  • Show the world that you believe in the power and beauty of words.

Here’s the membership form:

  • (...In case we poets ever begin sending text alerts. This is the 21st century, after all.)
  • If so, tell us your grade level or when you expect to graduate. Or whatever you feel best tells us that you're a student. Because student membership is free!
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.


After you’ve filled out the form and clicked on “Submit,” please return to this page to pay for your membership. (Student membership, as defined above, is free).

Thank you!

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