Milk and Honey (Paperback)
  • Milk and Honey (Paperback)

Milk and Honey (Paperback)

Paperback 208 Pages
Published: 05/11/2015
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this is the journey of

surviving through poetry

this is the blood sweat tears

of twenty-one years

this is my heart

in your hands

this is

the hurting

the loving

the breaking

the healing,

Canadian poet Rupi Kaur’s poetry started as a series on Instagram before Kaur self-published a collected volume, Milk and Honey, which quickly became a US bestseller.

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.

Read an exclusive new poem from Rupi Kaur taken from her new collection The Sun and Her Flowers.

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9781449474256
Number of pages: 208
Weight: 204 g
Dimensions: 196 x 127 x 13 mm


"At age 24, Rupi Kaur has been called the voice of her generation." (USA Today)

“Rupi Kaur has vision beyond her years … Her work is simply but powerfully expressed, and viscerally captures both universal human experience and the particular struggles of a young woman today." (Huffington Post)

Rupi’s poetry is simple, relatable, gorgeous, and grounded in the everyday experiences of young women. (Rachel Grate, Hello Giggles)

"A must-have poetry collection about healing and hope." (Bustle)

Rupi Kaur's first book, Milk and Honey is the poetry collection every woman needs on her nightstand or coffee table. Accompanied by her own sketches, the beautifully honest poems read like the everyday, collective experiences of today's modern woman. (Erin Spencer, Huffington Post)

“Discussing themes of love, loss, and healing, Milk and Honey finds a way to connect to every reader. “ (Business Insider)

"Milk and Honey brings any tormented reader to an enlightened state of self-reflection that may have taken years to accomplish alone.”  (Elite Daily)

The honest words of Rupi Kaur leave you continuously wanting more as she writes with eloquence and poise. Her work will send you to past thoughts and realities you might not have known you had. (Sienna Brown, WildSpice Magazine)

Rupi Kaur’s writing echoes of artistry and wisdom which is seen in the work of those that have been writing for years. (Samira Sawlani, Media Diversified)

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“Absolutely Lovely!”

Beautiful short poems that you can pick up and read from where ever you want. At the same time you can read it chapter by chapter and still have an enjoyable read.

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“Breaking and rebuilding yourself through poetry”

Rupi Kaur breaks and remakes you in the course of reading milk and honey, a collection of poems spanning beginning and then escape of abusive relationships into healing, and forming new connections with people. Her... More

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“Love it!”

My friend bought me this book for my birthday and I take it everywhere! It's so beautiful and so relatable. Hoping to find similar poets like Rupi Kaur as I love these types of poems.

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