From the author's website:
milk and honey is a new york times bestseller. It is rupi kaur’s debut collection of poetry and prose. It was first self published in november 2014. The self published edition quickly became a bestseller as it topped north american charts. Its grassroots success lead to Andrews Mcmeel publishing releasing it under their name on October 6, 2015.
‘milk and honey’ is the experience of violence. abuse. love. loss. femininity. The book is divided into four chapters. 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.