An Early Reminder that we’ll be discussing Polish poetry on June 25, focusing on Czesław Miłosz and Wisława Szymborska

WislawaPlease visit the SCHEDULE PAGE for a list of submitted poems to-date. Meanwhile, an hors d’oeuvre: Amanda Palmer Reads Polish Nobel Laureate Wislawa Szymborska’s Glorious Poem “Possibilities”

It is said – here, now – that one of the great markers of spiritual kinship is a love for the same poetry. For if two souls are equally moved by the same pulsating constellation of metaphor and meaning, they are not only bound by a common language and a shared sensibility but also exist in the same dimension of truth and possibility. Poetry, after all, is the ultimate meeting place.

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