The City of Tacoma and Puget Sound Poetry Presents
The Distinguished Writer Series
Sept 9th , 2016 7:00 p.m.
Kings Bookstore, 218 St. Helens, Tacoma WA
Susan Hawk, Featured Reader
A former journalist,
Susan Hawk has lived in five cities. Today, she writes, teaches, and performs around
Seattle. Her poem, “Gravity”, was featured in Metra’ Poetry on Buses online portal. She was the runner-up in the Port of
Seattle’s “Stories of the Sea” contest in 2015.
When not at a keyboard, Susan works with birds.
ARE LIKE RUSH-HOUR
WHEELS RIDIN’ ON IDEALS
HEAVY ON THE PEDAL
WAITN’ FOR THE GREEN LIGHT
GO GO GO!
SO MANY SEE RED INSTEAD
SO FAR AWAY CLOSE TO HOME