We continue our autumn series of original poetry set to video, courtesy of Going West.
This week’s instalment is called Edgewalker. It is an immersive push-pull of a piece, written by South Auckland poet and slam star Grace Iwashita-Taylor and woven by director Ursula Grace into multi-textured visuals. Together the two afakasi women convey a feeling of reaching out and down and way, way, back, and absorbing and being absorbed, and just letting yourself float.
Salt from my mouth / cos my eyes are all dried out / the world wants so much …
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