Sunday, October 10, 2021

Poetry Break: Rupi Kaur's immigrant

Rupi Kaur is a poetry sensation. She was just 21 and still in college when she wrote and illustrated her first book of poems: milk and honey (a book that "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."). She has since published The Sun and Her Flowers as well as Home Body.

There's even a Rupi Kaur Live film featuring the poet reading her works. Check out the trailer:

But I promised you a poem, and a poem you shall have. Here is immigrant, written and illustrated by Rupi Kaur:



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