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Rebecca Avery

Edinburgh, Scotland

www.beckshopkins.com

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Recent poems

  • 08 Nov 2017

    01:29 AM

    a sliver of silver through my curtains
    she kissed the ladder of my spine

    i could be something

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  • 06 Nov 2017

    anatomia

    my head
    precariously attached to my shoulders
    tends to lean on (you)
    when I'm tired

    my

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  • 01 Nov 2017

    hug

    Why is it so hard to ask someone
    for a hug?

    To be enveloped in their arms,
    hear their

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  • 31 Oct 2017

    -

    i don't know why this time of year i start feeling
    empty

    self-aware
    i distance myself
    i

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  • 22 Oct 2017

    delirious

    i spent half my time
    de
    li
    ri
    ous

    floating between
    now and then

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  • 16 Oct 2017

    poetry

    Why does sharing my words feel
    like
    exposing the soft underbelly of my armor,
    letting you poke

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