Palis Delon, spacegirl virtuoso in amidst
science & art the alien courtship travelling
against the cosmos what we once called
star-crossed lovers —upon a time in deep space…’
nine, now but the faint image.
A blank canvas only emancipates our colours,
giving life to what was once dead,
a warrant toward painting us the unique
portraits we are.
About Year of Poetry program: Over the course of 2019, a select group of young writers was invited to take part in a poetry writing program at the Story Factory. Their goal was to produce not just a a story, or a script, but a fully realised chapbook. This is one of the final 7 collections produced in these workshops.