Thursday, 10 September 2015
milk and honey: sitting down with rupi kaur
after the launch of her first book back in November 2014, rupi kaur sits down to answer questions from readers and discuss what it took to bring 'milk and honey' to life.
to purchase the book visit: www.rupikaur.com/milkandhoney
'milk and honey' is a collection of poetry and prose about survival. About the experience of violence, abuse, love, loss, and femininity. It is split 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.and finds sweetness in them because there is sweetness everywhere if you are just willing to look.
Rupi Kaur is a writer based in Toronto, Canada. She studied Rhetoric and Professional Writing at the University of Waterloo. She travels globally to speak and teach workshops on topics such as trauma and healing while also performing her spoken word poetry. Rupi devours words, art, metaphors, bodies of water, and storytelling. She shares her writing with the world as a means to create a safe space for progressive healing and forward movement. You can find more of her work at www.rupikaur.com