Monthly Archives: May 2014

From Haiku to B’haiku

From Haiku to B’haiku By Damon Chua Ever since I started writing poetry, I have experimented with form – from sonnets to villanelles, even Fibonacci-sequenced lines. But one form above all attracted my attention – the haiku. I love writing

From Haiku to B’haiku

From Haiku to B’haiku By Damon Chua Ever since I started writing poetry, I have experimented with form – from sonnets to villanelles, even Fibonacci-sequenced lines. But one form above all attracted my attention – the haiku. I love writing

Excerpt 6 from “Gigi’s Graphologist & The Ngadhu Gecko”

Read Excerpts One, Two, Three, Four and Five. hùn wéi yī tán :: conflation to confuse matters by Desmond Kon Zhicheng-Mingdé   “The invisible frightened her,” Dr. Eichelberger said, on his way back from a hidden door in the wall.

Excerpt 6 from “Gigi’s Graphologist & The Ngadhu Gecko”

Read Excerpts One, Two, Three, Four and Five. hùn wéi yī tán :: conflation to confuse matters by Desmond Kon Zhicheng-Mingdé   “The invisible frightened her,” Dr. Eichelberger said, on his way back from a hidden door in the wall.

The Informed Choice

The Informed Choice a short story by Krishna Udayasankar The doctor looked at her with an anxious, uncertain smile. “Are you sure?” “Yes, I am.” Her voice was calm, belying the mild irritation she felt at being asked the question

The Informed Choice

The Informed Choice a short story by Krishna Udayasankar The doctor looked at her with an anxious, uncertain smile. “Are you sure?” “Yes, I am.” Her voice was calm, belying the mild irritation she felt at being asked the question

Excerpt 5 from “Gigi’s Graphologist & The Ngadhu Gecko”

Read Excerpts One, Two, Three and Four. chuān yún liè shí :: loud and clear by Desmond Kon Zhicheng-Mingdé   Dr. Eichelberger segmented his life into neat rectangles. His recollections seemed to frame themselves according to the number of times

Excerpt 5 from “Gigi’s Graphologist & The Ngadhu Gecko”

Read Excerpts One, Two, Three and Four. chuān yún liè shí :: loud and clear by Desmond Kon Zhicheng-Mingdé   Dr. Eichelberger segmented his life into neat rectangles. His recollections seemed to frame themselves according to the number of times

Wallflowers of a Different Kind

An international art journal, Wallflowers gives a beautiful platform to up-and-coming artists working in visual, auditory and literary fields. Its ambition is to feature unconventional works of art. Its interviewees range from 17-year-old Singapore singer-songwriter Samantha Rui to Taiwanese artist

Wallflowers of a Different Kind

An international art journal, Wallflowers gives a beautiful platform to up-and-coming artists working in visual, auditory and literary fields. Its ambition is to feature unconventional works of art. Its interviewees range from 17-year-old Singapore singer-songwriter Samantha Rui to Taiwanese artist

Excerpt 4 from “Gigi’s Graphologist & The Ngadhu Gecko”

Excerpts One, Two, and Three.   diān pèi liú lí :: once even he was destitute and searching by Desmond Kon Zhicheng-Mingdé   Dr. Eichelberger’s wife lived in Quebec, where she could live close to Frenchness, she said, and so

Excerpt 4 from “Gigi’s Graphologist & The Ngadhu Gecko”

Excerpts One, Two, and Three.   diān pèi liú lí :: once even he was destitute and searching by Desmond Kon Zhicheng-Mingdé   Dr. Eichelberger’s wife lived in Quebec, where she could live close to Frenchness, she said, and so

Translating Singapore

Press release from The Arts House: Second Singapore International Translation Symposium and inaugural Literary Translation Boot Camp 12 – 17 May 2014 Singapore, 7 May 2014 – This May, some of the world’s most renowned translators will converge at The Arts House

Translating Singapore

Press release from The Arts House: Second Singapore International Translation Symposium and inaugural Literary Translation Boot Camp 12 – 17 May 2014 Singapore, 7 May 2014 – This May, some of the world’s most renowned translators will converge at The Arts House