shot glass
"... brevity is the soul of wit ..."
- William Shakespeare


2 pamphlets from Happenstance Press, 2006, 2008 (both out of print now). 2 full collections from Cinnamon Press: "The Plucking Shed", 2010 and "Rise", 2013. A further pamphlet "Philomela" is due from Happenstance in 2015. Gill is a Hawthornden Fellow.

Gill McEvoy



In a grey afternoon
ivy leaves, dull
as unpolished shoes.