Seattle: Poetry Bench, Frey and Kim, Poetry Precedent, Ballard Poetry Festival, Verbal Throwdown, Bardball



Seattle is ridiculous (!) with poetry.


Exhibit A:

You can find a poem just about anywhere.


Exhibit B:

The winner of last year’s Norma Farber First Book Award, Emily Kendal Frey is reading at our poetry-only bookstore, along with Seattle author Arlene Kim.


Exhibit C:

Seattle University Law Library gets into the spirit of poetry month with recommendations for poetry precedent.


Exhibit D:

The Ballard Poetry Festival.


Exhibit E:

The “final verbal throwdown.”


Exhibit F:

Mariners poems on Bardball.


Crystal Curry

Photo courtesy of Seattle Times