The Blue Room/Hearing the Birds Sing

A poem, partially inspired by King Krule’s A Slide In (New Drugs)

Reece Beckett
Nov 15, 2021 · 1 min read
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I woke up breathless this morning.

Clutched my left breast

Desperately

So to search for my heartbeat.

I haven’t seen a face for weeks,