We are writers who host cozy poetry readings in our home.

Lew Klatt reads to audience in house

Once a month we gather to listen to poetry, enjoy drinks and snacks, and chat about writing and poems.

Our Readers

We welcome readers from around the Grand Rapids area – and beyond. Want to read in our series? We’d love to hear from you.

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Susanna Childress & Marci Rae Johnson

(Postponed) March 27 reading: Susanna Childress and Marci Rae Johnson

Postponed until it’s prudent to gather again. For one virtual source of poetry, we recommend the Poetry Unbound podcast—brief, beautiful poems read and unpacked by the Irish poet and peace-organizer Pádraig Ó Tuama. We’re pleased to welcome two Michigan writers to our living room for the March edition of our poetry series. Join us onContinue reading “(Postponed) March 27 reading: Susanna Childress and Marci Rae Johnson”

Yellow Chair Poetry

Yellow chair

We gather on the fourth Friday of the month. Bring your love of poetry and a drink or snack to share. For location and upcoming event details, please contact us.