Poem from Helen Ivory’s chapbook Maps of the Abandoned City, published by SurVision.
Performed, illustrated and recorded by Roger Foyster.

Helen Ivory is a poet and visual artist.  Her fifth Bloodaxe collection is The Anatomical Venus (2019).  She edits IS&T and teaches creative writing online for UEA/WCN. She has work translated into Polish and Ukrainian as part of the Versopolis project.

Roger Foyster is an artist, illustrator, writer, poet, songwriter, musician, and ornamental blacksmith. His latest publication is Fright-Dust (2020), a macabre collection of illustrated poetry for children and adults, published through Singular Publishing.

Trained in graphic design at what was the Norwich School of Art and Design, Roger is mainly self-taught in his multifarious forms of creative indulgences.