TWO ERASURES – Shloka Shankar

center (n.) - pg. 43

center (n.)

to escape (v.) - pg. 20

to escape (v.)

Artist’s statement: These erasures are part of what I call my “dictionary” series, where I look at everyday words from an altered perspective. All artwork is my own.

formercactus has featured more from this series here and here.




Shloka Shankar is a freelance writer and visual artist from Bangalore, India. She loves experimenting with Japanese short-forms and found poetry alike. Her poems have most recently appeared in Otoliths, Right Hand Pointing, One Sentence Poems, h&, Poetry WTF?!, and so on. Shloka is the founding editor of the literary & arts journal Sonic Boom, as well as its affiliated press, Yavanika. Twitter: @shloks89

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