Poet Jaki Shelton Green, pictured in 1996, was the first North Carolina Piedmont Laureate in 2009. Applications are being accepted to become the 10th since the program began.
Poet Jaki Shelton Green, pictured in 1996, was the first North Carolina Piedmont Laureate in 2009. Applications are being accepted to become the 10th since the program began. NEWS & OBSERVER FILE PHOTO
Poet Jaki Shelton Green, pictured in 1996, was the first North Carolina Piedmont Laureate in 2009. Applications are being accepted to become the 10th since the program began. NEWS & OBSERVER FILE PHOTO

Piedmont Laureate: Every day you’ll write the book

August 17, 2017 9:00 AM