the first review for Roadkill for Beginners in Mackerel Magazine is in! “Before reading Roadkill, my main concerns was how Chan would translate that energy she gave the audience in every spoken word performance on the page and how she would be able to curate from thousands of poems into a collection. And I wasn’t … Continue reading a review!
super excited to announce the publication of my very first poetry collection with Math Paper Press, ROADKILL FOR BEGINNERS! It’s got poems from 2009-2018 in it and is made of poems written in and about Singapore, London and Ohio. some nice things people have said about it so far: “Roadkill for Beginners isn’t just … Continue reading MY FIRST BOOK!
Some epic things i had the honour of being a part of in 2018. So much thanks to the incredible humans I met for the first time/worked with/collaborated with/laughed with/partied with/connected with/reconnected with/who otherwise who made it happen Siao Char Bors Comedy – fulfilled a dream with Marie Wong creating a kickass monthly stand up … Continue reading 2018 in Cool Things
I changed the look of this blog for the first time since 2011! A new picture in my header that is not a picture of me from 2010! Check out the new places where some of my poems have found homes A brand new video of my Merlion Poem at the Singapore Night Festival 2016 Had an epiphany … Continue reading New Things
I have just arrived in Australia. I will be performing in different places. If you/your friends are in one of these places you & your friends could come and see me & say hi. More dates/venues to be announced soon.
ARRRGHHH ANOTHER YEAR! HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE! SO EXCITING. Lots of things about to happen, or keep happening. Possible tour in another country, possibly a book! Made of Paper! Published by strangers! Also, I promise to update this blog more as things keep happening. As you may know, in addition to performing poetry I have gotten … Continue reading 2016!
so the nice people of Haque Centre of Acting And Creativity made a short film out of my poem “you are 6 years old and she is teaching you how to ride a bicycle” and its pretty freaking exciting. For the August installment of their storytelling night Metaphors Be With You: Childhood Stories. Special thanks to Kamil … Continue reading My Very First Poem-Film!