Derry is the author of four collections of poetry and three chapbooks, including the most recent collection “Tremolo” (Red Hen Press, 2012), for which she received a Washington State GAP grant. A former English and German teacher at Peninsula College in Port Angeles, Derry helped conceive and direct the college’s Foothills Writers’ Series from 1980-2009.
Miller is a Tacoma poet known recently for his third collection “Home and Away: the Old Town Poems” in 2009. A retired public school teacher, Miller has also published in The Massachusetts Review, Crab Creek Review, The San Pedro River Review and The Museum of Americana.
7 p.m. Nov. 29. Free. King’s Books, 218 St. Helens Ave., Tacoma. 253-272-8801, kingsbookstore.com