These Poems by Rupi Kuar Make the Most Empowering Instagram Captions

Rupi Kuar's poetry never fails to put us in a good mood.

Every single time we read her prose, we always feel understood.

Her moving words from Milk and Honey and The Sun and Her Flowers can be used for so much more than you'd expect.

Keep scrolling for 10 quotes from Rupi's books that make the most empowering Instagram captions.

For a #TBT of how much you've changed over the years:

"You do not just wake up and become the butterfly."

The Sun and Her Flowers

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For a candid of you frolicking in the water:

"Women like you drown oceans."

Milk and Honey

 

For a sappy snap for when you miss your long-distance S.O.:

"You're everywhere except right here and it hurts."

The Sun and Her Flowers

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For a group selfie of you and your extended family:

"Our backs tell stories no books have the spine to carry."

Milk and Honey

 

For a shot of you and your bestie laughing the day away:

"Together we are an endless conversation."

The Sun and Her Flowers

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For an anniversary post with your S.O.:

"You might not have been my first love, but you were the love that made all other loves seem irrelevant."

Milk and Honey

 

For a photo of you taking the road less traveled:

"I will no longer compare my path to others."

The Sun and Her Flowers

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For a moody selfie:

"She was a rose in the hands of those who had no intention of keeping her."

Milk and Honey

 

For a scenic snap of the setting sun:

"We have been dying since we got here and forgot to enjoy the view."

The Sun and Her Flowers

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For a post-breakup pic of you looking ace:

"Losing you was the becoming of myself."

Milk and Honey

 

Need some more Milk and Honey quotes in your life? Check out our fave poems from the book HERE.