Reflections: 24 Poems, 3 Stories & 1 Article about Self-reflection and Spirituality (Asian Voices)

These poems, stories and essays about self-reflection, spirituality and philosophy were originally posted the AsianVoices Website (1997-2004), a site featuring poetry and fiction by young Asian writers. 

Crying is Free

Thoughts condense
on windows.

Permit yourself
to be brutal.

All who need to die
a little to live, leave
behind more than
suffocating corneas.

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In Transit: 12 Poems about Travel and Transportation by Young Asian Writers (Asian Voices)

These poems about travel and transportation were originally posted on the AsianVoices Website (1997-2004), a site I created that featured poetry and fiction by young Asian writers.  MTR A firedrake brushespast the subway of darknessThe lights of souls growl ~ by Norah Chung (Hong Kong) Without Gravity finger lingers on the window of this giant […]

Edible Words: 11 Poems and 1 Story about Food by Young Asian Writers (Asian Voices)

These poems about food and eating were originally posted on the AsianVoices Website (1997-2004), a site I created that featured poetry and fiction by young Asian writers.  Eating in the Street Fish, turn into ballsbecome fishballs, are soldfor five dollars for fiveuncooked, small;cooked, they are GIANTSpeople like GIANTSpeople drool, hawker’s bag? Full. Squid, with eight […]