Monthly Archives: March 2014

Featured Poem

Goya under the influence of a 1998 Shiraz: Saturn II by Grace Chia last night, furiously, I dunked a chalice of my own blood and grew heathen, hulk-like rampaging through the radioactive streets of a mental spell under siege; uprooted

Featured Poem

Goya under the influence of a 1998 Shiraz: Saturn II by Grace Chia last night, furiously, I dunked a chalice of my own blood and grew heathen, hulk-like rampaging through the radioactive streets of a mental spell under siege; uprooted

The Art of Nonya Cooking

Growing Up in a Nonya Kitchen: Singapore Recipes from My Mother is a cookbook and more. The book by Sharon Wee, a Singaporean who lives in New York now,  is also a memoir, a record of the life, and meals,

The Art of Nonya Cooking

Growing Up in a Nonya Kitchen: Singapore Recipes from My Mother is a cookbook and more. The book by Sharon Wee, a Singaporean who lives in New York now,  is also a memoir, a record of the life, and meals,

The Arts House Turns 10

The Arts House celebrates its 10th Anniversary by “disappearing” from the scene! The anchor show, which runs from March 27 to 29, is called The Next Page. An intriguing and apt title for the birthday celebration of the exciting literary

The Arts House Turns 10

The Arts House celebrates its 10th Anniversary by “disappearing” from the scene! The anchor show, which runs from March 27 to 29, is called The Next Page. An intriguing and apt title for the birthday celebration of the exciting literary

Singapore’s Favorite Poem

The next favorite poem has been nominated by not one but two readers! The poem is Alfian Sa’at’s “Autobiography,” published in his book A History of Amnesia. Theophi Kwek, poet and college student, writes, “I first read this poem when I

Singapore’s Favorite Poem

The next favorite poem has been nominated by not one but two readers! The poem is Alfian Sa’at’s “Autobiography,” published in his book A History of Amnesia. Theophi Kwek, poet and college student, writes, “I first read this poem when I

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Urban Sketchers

Urban Sketchers Singapore is a group of art enthusiasts who sketch on location. Every month a sketchwalk is organized to bring members to different parts of Singapore. In January the group sketched Bedok Reservoir. The February sketchwalk was held in

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Urban Sketchers

Urban Sketchers Singapore is a group of art enthusiasts who sketch on location. Every month a sketchwalk is organized to bring members to different parts of Singapore. In January the group sketched Bedok Reservoir. The February sketchwalk was held in

Featured Poem

Bone Man by Toh Hsien Min I don’t know if it was before, because or when he first developed symptoms that she left him. In any case, his body started to turn to bone. His neck and shoulders flared up,

Featured Poem

Bone Man by Toh Hsien Min I don’t know if it was before, because or when he first developed symptoms that she left him. In any case, his body started to turn to bone. His neck and shoulders flared up,

Lord Murugan Is Looking For Me

Cure Us of Prayers by Lee Wei Fen Lord of the twelve right hands why are we your mirror men with the two left hands capable only of casting reflections? Lord of faces, find us the face we lost early

Lord Murugan Is Looking For Me

Cure Us of Prayers by Lee Wei Fen Lord of the twelve right hands why are we your mirror men with the two left hands capable only of casting reflections? Lord of faces, find us the face we lost early