Smörgåsbord of Musings is a collection of poems, anecdotes and random thoughts expressed from the points of view of different people - men, women, non-binary persons, kids, teenagers, adults - all going through different things in life. People living happy lives, some not-so-happy lives, people in love, hopeless romantics, people dealing with heartbreak, the ones who believe life is better with a bit of whimsy, this book, hopefully, has a little something that resonates with everybody, lets the reader find the silver lining when needed and discover the joie de vivre even when times are hard.
"I've have felt more alone with people around
Than I have when I'm actually alone. "
"Smörgåsbord of Musings", as the name suggests is book having all kinds of musings in it. Literally, 'Smörgåsbord' is a Swedish word which means a luncheon or supper buffet offering a variety of foods and dishes. Similarly, this book consists of all varieties that a person can write from poems to short stories to random statements, anecdotes.etc. The variety is not only in genres, but also in the perspectives through which the author has written this book. The author has written the musings from the points of view of different people - men, women, non-binary persons, kids, teenagers, adults all going through different phases in their lives. People living happy lives, some not so happy lives, people in love, hopeless romantics, heartbroken people, and what not. This book has a tinge of each and every person in it. The writer has also used French or Swedish here and there as he loves both the languages.
This book is a roller-coaster of emotions and I loved it. I really couldn't stop myself from reading it at one go. I wish I could share all the chapters written in this book, but it's not possible unfortunately. I highly recommend it to everyone i.e. people from all walks of life.