3 Meetup Groups match “Poetry” near Metairie, LA
Rumi was many things in his life and one of the most important was master presenter of heart-space. It appears as though from the time he met his teacher, Shams of Tabriz, he began to exist almost continuously within that heart-space and his nearly every utterance was poetic presentation of that inner landscape revealing the possibilities of experience that this human existence offers. While he was one of the best educated people of his time, he obviously had a Knowledge you don't get in college …
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We meet in Members' homes or in public spaces such as libraries, coffee houses, parks. Sitting in a circle, we discuss from the heart soulful, maybe sacred, short poems that we have selected and pondered in advance. On other occasions, we meet and discuss two (typically) short stories that have been assigned for reading a few weeks in advance. Finally, every month we gather to discuss the latest issue of the magazine THE SUN.
Meet kindred book lovers in a local Meetup Book Club! We'll choose a work of classic or contemporary fiction each month and share the joys of good literature and good company. * * * * We typically meet on the 3rd Saturday of each month at 11am at the Sound Cafe' in the Marigny to discuss our MAIN SELECTION -- classic or superior contemporary fiction. We try to keep it around 300 pages. Depending on the interest and availabil …
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