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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.

About the Author

Rupi Kaur

Rupi Kaur is a renowned author, poet, and multimedia artist based in Toronto, Canada. Kaur's
work engages with themes of love, loss, trauma, healing, and femininity, and is both deeply personal and universally relatable. Her work, visually suited for a sharing culture and one that communicates particularly well for platforms like Instagram, have turned her into a viral sensation, first within feminist communities, and then within the media ecosystem at large. Her
prose is what will keep her as an important poet for decades to come. Kaur shares her writing
Kaur's creative direction and photography have broken international boundaries and have since
been featured in galleries, magazines, and spaces around the world.

Kaur's debut collection of poetry and prose, milk and honey, was originally published in November 2014 and is a New York Times Best Seller. When Kaur is not writing or creating other art like photographs and illustrations, she is traveling to perform spoken word poetry.

For more of her work, please visit: www.rupikaur.com. Kaur is a native of the Punjab region in India, and spent her formative years in Toronto, Canada. She currently resides in Toronto, Ontario.

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