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18 Reasons Every Woman Should Follow Poet Rupi Kaur On Instagram

"our backs / tell stories / no books have / the spine to / carry"

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Toronto-based photographer and writer Rupi Kaur uses Instagram to post her poetry about survival, womanhood, abuse, love, and loss. She recently published a book of poems, titled Milk And Honey. Here's a selection of her best work.

3. On being a woman of colour.

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6. On not being "like other girls".

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9. On being more than a vessel.

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12. On abusive relationships.

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15. On the greatest lesson.

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16. On the wrong kind of paternal kindness.

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18. And on being extraordinary.

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To get your hands on Rupi Kaur's book of poetry and prose Milk And Honey, click here.

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