The City of Tacoma and Puget Sound Poetry
The Distinguished Writer Series
Second Fridays of the
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
901 North J St. Tacoma,
WA 98403 (See Map)
March Featured Distinguished Writer: Benjamin Schmitt, Seattle, WA
901 N J St. Tacoma, WA 98403
Benjamin Schmitt is the Best Book Award and
Pushcart nominated author of three books, most recently Soundtrack to a Fleeting Masculinity. His poems have appeared in
the Antioch Review, Hobart, Worcester Review, Columbia Review,Roanoke Review, and elsewhere. A co-founder of Pacifica Writers’
Workshop, he has also written articles for The
Seattle Times and At The Inkwell. He
lives in Seattle with his wife and children
Guest will read from their work for approximately 30 min. The remaining time will be open mic readings.