It’s a new year, and if nothing else, we need to update our calendars. But does your life still seem “same-old, same-old” with the turn of the new year? What are beginnings supposed to feel or look like? Can we induce them by fiat of turning the page to a contrived yearly starting point? Or do beginnings only truly come by way of change of circumstance? As always, let’s search out the poets for varied perspectives on beginnings and ruminate together on the possibilities, the value and meaning of a fresh start.
Participants are invited to bring a favorite poem on the designated topic, if desired, along with some copies to distribute for ease of reading. Or just come to participate in the discussion with others.