Paul Jones

Paul Jones is a well-known North Carolina poet who serves on the Board of Directors of the NC Poetry Society. He is also vice-president of the NC Writers Network. His poems have appeared in PoetryTriggerfish Critical Review, Broadkill Review, and anthologies including Best American Erotic Poems (1800 – Present). He was recently nominated for two Pushcart Prizes and two Best of the Web Awards. His chapbook is What the Welsh and Chinese Have in Common. A manuscript of his poems crashed on the moon’s surface on April 11, 2019.


Participation at the 2020 West End Poetry Festival

  • Host of Virtual / Asynchronous Open Mic | Saturday, October 17 | via Zoom and Facebook

For a full schedule and descriptions of all sessions, see the festival schedule.