“More than 75 guests listened to expressive prose from poets who shared their deepest thoughts, loves and comments about everyday life. The events take place the third Thursday of every month.
“After listening to people read poetry like this, you notice things around you more than you did before. More things pop out at you that you didn’t notice,” said Jess Henderson, BARN development manager who listened to her daughter recite a poem. “There’s beauty in the little details around us.”
The first poet was Kathryn Smith, whose poetry is deeply rooted in the natural world. She read a poem from her recent collection, “Self-Portrait with Cephalopod.”” – Bainbridge Island Review…Read more here