by Joe Milazzo
The basis of these images are actual video game sprites (many, if not all, secured via screen capture software). The text is drawn from THE HABILIMENTS: a series of poems by Joe Milazzo.
Joe Milazzo is the author of The Terraces (Das Arquibancadas) (Little Red Leaves Textile Series, 2012). His writings have appeared in H_NGM_N, The Collagist, Drunken Boat, Word Riot, Black Clock, and elsewhere. Along with Janice Lee and Eric Lindley, he edits the online interdisciplinary arts journal [out of nothing](http://www.outofnothing.org). Joe lives and works in Dallas, TX, and his virtual location is http://www.slowstudies.net/jmilazzo.