Why you ought not celebrate New Year’s Day

Oghenovo Obrimah, PhD
3 min readJan 1, 2022
Courtesy of the Tennessee State University Museum, Nashville TN

If you consider New Year’s day ‘special’, well then, January 2nd is not, nor is January 3rd, up until perhaps, Easter Friday. Subsequent to Easter Monday, well you if you typically do not fast or dry fast, the next special day is December 25, 2022, and then on to January 1st 2023.

Suppose, however, that on New Year’s eve you celebrate all of those beautiful activities and events that made…

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Oghenovo Obrimah, PhD

Educator and Researcher, Believer in Spirituality, Life is serious business, but we all are pilgrims so I write about important stuff with empathy and ethos