Book Review: A Penchant for Prose - Richa S Mukherjee

A Penchant for Prose by Richa S Mukherjee is a wonderful collection of poems that contains many small discoveries. This book offers many beautiful surprises. Many poems deal with people. One can discover that the verses which seem to come directly out of the mouth of the people actually come from the author.

There is a little cheerfulness coming from the surreal airy words. The lighter tone can be immediately recognized. The author invites us into her own garden through words into the garden of her heart. And it is magical.

The author’s cheerful and energetic words are narrated in short verses, which have a pleasant length. The numerous fairy tales are beautiful. They are very atmospheric and bear witness to a very deep consistency. The moods changed with the verses that held me and reach a depth that stirs me.

The author offers unpretentious, warm-hearted verses. In each verse, we can easily feel feelings and emotions as well as constructive interactions. Her verses consist of unadorned language, sometimes with or without punctuation. There are the ones with unusual metaphors, that can be heard. There are the images that can be perceived in the head and the heart so as not to simply forget them, but reflect them.

The poems are all beautiful, gentle, touching, cheerful and thoughtful. The mind and the soul are inseparably connected and interwoven that need these moments of harmony, inner peace and the experience of the senses. The verses are sometimes cheerful and sometimes melancholic.

Through the poems, we can listen to the innermost emotions that sum up the most beautiful of all emotions into unmistakable words. In this unique collection, the author's voice unfolds a plethora of changing sensations that are tender and cheerful, rough and passionate, and yet always is full of intense intensity.

The poems immortalize the human feelings that are so diverse that it opens our eyes to every character and above all of this literary genre, which nevertheless seems so inexplicably secret and subtle.

The poems spread a piece of warmth that seduce us and make us pause, laugh or dream. Beautifully illustrated, this book is an enrichment for everyone and a heartfelt gift for all who seek something for their loved ones.

They are beautiful poems, they are poems that confront or reflect. They are poems in which one finds oneself again. There are poems worth reading where words flow with sensuous slowness. Overall it is a fantastic experience.


Format: Paperback ♥ Pages: 62 ♥ Publisher: Cyberwit ♥ Published: 28 May 2017 ♥ Language: English ♥ ISBN-13: 978-9385945830