Just as a cup of tea can settle and soothe us, the right poem at the right time can be a powerful sustaining remedy.
Poet and performer Judith Adams explores poetry’s restorative powers by reciting and exploring poems that help us understand grief, fear, sadness, loss, and much more. By sharing her love of poetry, Adams encourages audiences to share poems that have deeply touched their lives and discusses how writing poetry can be a potent medicine for us all.
Judith Adams is an English-born poet who has lived in the United States since 1976. Adams has published four books of poetry, conducted poetry workshops, recorded several albums of her work, and published her poems in magazines and anthologies. Adams has held readings at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, the Frye Art Museum, and Third Place Books.
Adams lives on Whidbey Island.
- 2:00 pm, Sunday,
April 7, 2019
- Covington Library
27100 164th Ave SE
Covington, WA 98042 United States
- 2:00 pm, Friday,
April 12, 2019
- Vashon Library
17210 Vashon Highway SW
Vashon Island, WA 98070 United States
- 3:30 pm, Saturday,
April 13, 2019
- Centralia Timberland Library
110 S Silver Street
Centralia, WA 98531 United States
For more information on how to book a speaker, please contact Hannah Schwendeman at (206) 682-1770 x101 or by email.