Notion Press launches a book of poetry that imbibed with the perspective of a 20-year old
Though many may say let go of the past and move on it is not so easily achieved, is it? We are only human after all and we often carry the burdens of yesterday into tomorrow. If not, we spend time anticipating the troubles that may come tomorrow. Notion Press, India’s leading self-publishing platform, presents to you Frozen Words by Shalake Apte – a collection of poems written to lighten your heart and words to keep you going.
Reflecting the perspective of a 20-year old girl, these honest verses will surely strike a chord in you. Frozen Words is an exploration of the learnings of the world, tinged with the fading innocence of youth. An unvarnished look into reality from the outlook of a 20-year old, the words do not offer false hope or assurances but rather, hope that will not diminish even in the face of difficulties.
Drifting from musing about the personas we create. to the scrutinizing we partake of others, to the experiences we learn from and how some people may just come into our lives for a short moment before leaving. An enlightening read, a realistic read, an honest look that tugs at your emotions.
About the author:
Shalaka Apte is 20 years old and lives in Ahmedabad with her family. She is currently pursuing her undergraduate in English Literature. From a very young age, Shalaka was fascinated by the language and wanted to spend her life studying it. She wrote her first poem when she was 13 and hasn’t stopped ever since. This book is filled with words that portray a part of who she is.