Ruby Hillsmith

Ruby Hillsmith is a writer, editor and poet living on Wurundjeri land. She was the 2020 Writers Victoria Writeability Poetry Fellow, a 2020 Wheeler Centre Hot Desk Fellow, and co-editor-in-chief of the 31st edition of RMIT’s Visible Ink. She mentors Writers Victoria's 2024 Writeability Goes Online writers group, and is an associate editor at The Suburban Review.


the borrowed rabbit parodies (((when sprawl))) a down-filled pillow warped by night and sweat parodies (((when squat))) a chocolate truffle with its delphic centre parodies (((when fear))) a crepe lantern in a storm strange elizabethan /// aren’t we new to …

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in yr swimming pool

even in yr swimming pool / our bodies moved in opposition first, you’d torpedo (vertical) limbs slippery and efficient then clamber out with a shrug and swollen pupils just to do it all again hipbones slicing through the blue! as …

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