Former Washington State Poet Laureate Elizabeth Austen will read her new works following the Write on the Sound Pre-conference from 5-5:45 p.m., Friday, Oct. 6, at the Edmonds Library, 650 Main St., Edmonds.
Austen is the author of “Every Dress a Decision” and two chapbooks. She also produces poetry programming for NPR-affiliate KUOW-FM 94.9 in Seattle. Austen will read her new poems and discuss her writing process. The free event will be in the main living room area of the library and light refreshments will be available.