poetry everywhere by everyone.

for the no-capital-p poet in each of us

We welcome with open arms new and first time poets and readers

Readings on the fourth Wednesday of each month

From 7-9 PM (PST)


Leopoldo Seguel

2014-15 Season

Our poetrybridge community is known for our attentive and appreciative listening and our welcoming of new readers especially first time readers. We welcome all poets and storytellers but especially open our arms and ears to those who either live, work or play in West Seattle.

May 27 Reading

The May 22nd reading features Dobbie Reese Norris and Christopher J. Jarmick both of whom have been featured readers at poetrybridge are a great way to conclude the 2014-15 poetrybridge readings.  Please  SEE THEIR BIOS for more information.

A few large special comparative posters marking poetrybridge’s Fifth Year Anniversary will be available for a donation.

The evening will also feature our consistently amazing COMMUNITY MIC READERS who never fail to delight me and expand my view of the world.

Poetry Pole

The poetrypole is currently bare given the high winds and rain that hammered it during the great winter of 2014. Here it is bristling with poems in its more recent heyday.

The pole awaits all of your musings and creations.

You can download the above promotional poster which is linked to a JPG file by right clicking it and downloading the linked file. Please distribute using social media or print and post in your favorite hangout.Welcome_files/March%202015%20letter%20OL.jpg