• Caution, Extremely Hot Stuff

    A conversation on Marylyn Tan’s debut poetry collection, Gaze Back, plus a brief interview with the author

    By Phina So and Cyntha Hariadi and Tania De Rozario and Phyu Hnin Phway

  • Animal Medicine: Three Poems by Leah Silvieus

    But tonight, the horses, there, / down among the beeches, know when I begin to yield / and do not move until I do, turning their heads / in the direction of my voice.

    By Leah Silvieus

Transpacific Literary Project

  • Nasi Kang Kang

    the hot air rising from the cooker / has tightening effect on your lovehole

    By Marylyn Tan

  • Writing Home

    You can describe a place / without knowing it. / At recess in March I choked / because the air tasted like fertilizer. / What’s the difference / between breathing a place / and being suffocated by it?

    By Surabhi Balachander

Transpacific Literary Project

  • Trans:Act: A Folio of Marketplace Exchanges

    20 Thai Baht = 33 Philippine Pesos = 44 Indian Rupees = x bolt of fabric = y square vuông of rice = 15,000 Vietnamese đồng = 2,600 Cambodian Riel = 2.6 Malaysian Ringgit = 9,100 Indonesian Rupiah = unquantifiable sweat

    By Transpacific Literary Project
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