Creative Print 2021

New Moon Rising

Images and artist’s statement by Lily Iervasi

This piece was originally published in ‘Memento Mori’, Bossy’s 2021 print edition.

I started creating blackout poetry in 2012. It involves taking a piece of text and turning
it into something that can be read in a new light. I choose books or newspapers that
people have discarded, and work within the parameters of the page to evoke a new
feeling. This series was created from Stephenie Meyer’s New Moon (2006).

Read more of Lily’s ‘New Moon Rising’ series here.

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