This monthly event features a Distinguished Writer followed by an Open Mic for all poets, sign-up is at 6:45 pm. This month features poet Matt Muth, the co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of Pacifica Literary Review. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Rattle, The Adirondack Review, Nashville Review, and RHINO. He teaches English-related things at Digipen Institute of Technology in Redmond. Admission is free. The event occurs monthly the second Friday of every month at King's Books. Sponsored by the Puget Sound Poetry Connection and the Tacoma Arts Commission.