Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur
Review: This was among the fist couple of poetry books that I happened to pick up lately, and I am so glad that I did. Mostly because it was crazy amazing to read this style of poetry. I do not think I have read any other poetry that flowed and twisted itself into a weird but oddly comforting format for conveying itself before. Even now, when I look back into milk and honey, I read every poem differently then how I did the first time. I also found out that my younger sister bought this same book, when she got her first two poetry books. I guess great minds really do think alike.
Favorite quote: N/A
Would I? Reread this book? Yes. Recommend to others? YES!
Rating: 4 out of 5 stars.
Edition: Hardcover, B&N Exclusive Edition, 208 pages.
Poetry. Feminism. Nonfiction. Mature Content. Mature Themes.
Published October 18th 2016 by Andrews McMeel Publishing.
Summary: This exclusive hardcover edition includes a new foreword by the author
Milk and Honey is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity.
The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a different pain. Heals a different heartache. Milk and Honey takes readers through a journey of the most bitter moments in life and finds sweetness in them because there is sweetness everywhere if you are just willing to look.
-Summary from GoodReads.com