black milk by elif shafak book review #mothersday- Momina Arif's Blog
Books

Black Milk by Elif Shafak ― Book Review. #mothersday

Black Milk is intriguing to read because it is Elif Shafak’s recounting of her struggle with postpartum depression. Because it is Mother’s Day, it is even more important to discuss literature that construes the dark and underrepresented side of motherhood. For the writer of some of my favourite books such as ‘The Bastard of Istanbul’, […]

how to make writing a book easy- Momina Arif's Blog
Books Writing

How to make writing a book easy.

Writing a book is always hard. Getting it through the agents and past the editors to the publishers and all the way to the readers, having readers to begin with, is all very hard business. But the hardest part of writing is the ‘writing’. The hardest part yet is getting the pen to the paper […]

A MILLION MILES- YEAR OF SORROW
Year of Sorrow

A Million Miles

You know that day never arrives There are always a million miles The sunset I sink into Is always pacing through The walls the absorb every word Don’t even know what they heard Where are then the happy isles In a galaxy of manic rhymes Because there is a deadline To I’ll be just fine […]