Russell Thornton (North Vancouver) is the author of GG shortlisted Birds, Metals, Stones and Rain (Harbour Publishing). Jan Conn (Great Barrington, MA) is the author of Edge Effects (Brick Books). Kevin Spenst (Vancouver) is the author of Pray Goodbye (Alfred Gustav Press). Open mic starts at 7:30, followed by featured readers. The Moka House, 1633 Hillside, $3. Sign up for open mic at 7pm.