Poetry is very personal. The most celebrated poets may light your soul on fire. Or they may not speak to you at all. Reviewing poetry is a very personal experience as well, and you should never take a blogger or reviewer’s opinion on poetry as law. Read a poem by the poet in question. Find out if they make you come alive. With that said, I have to be honest – I didn’t love Milk and Honey. Rupi Kaur is a highly celebrated modern, feminist poet. Her poetry reaches a lot of people. She’s raw and real. But the words didn’t […]
I wanted to hate it, but I didn’t. But I didn’t like it. I just kept reading it.