The last three books of poetry I’ve read couldn’t be more different. Two of them, “Milk and Honey” by Rupi Kaur and “Good Bones” by Maggie Smith, came to my attention on Twitter. Did you know there’s a vibrant poetry community on Twitter? Actually, there’s a vibrant writing community there. I’ve found some fantastic books, poetry, flash fiction, short stories, nonfiction, etc., there and, these days, it’s the only reason I’m still hanging in. The only reason.
Anyway, I digress. The third book, “From Every Moment a Second” by Robert Okaji, came to my attention from Robert himself. I read his poetry blog almost every day and consider his poetry among the best you’ll read anywhere.
If you need a good book for a gift or if you want to treat yourself I recommend all three.
“Milk and Honey”, published by Andrews McMeel Publishing, is an extraordinary book. It’s…
View original post 614 more words