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  • Lotus Playwriting — Peril Magazine

    This is my article (editorial) that was published in PERIL MAGAZINE today.

    In partnership with Performance 4a, supported by the Girgensohn Foundation, and in collaboration with Playwriting Australia, Peril welcomes the Lotus Asian-Australian Playwriting initiative, which is about to showcase its artistic endeavours in the National Play Festival (2016) to be held between 27-30 July, 2016.

    What … Continue reading

  • Flash Reality — STORY # 2 (St Lucia Station)

    This is Flash Reality as opposed to Flash Fiction. I’ve coined this term to narrate personal/real stories tweaked to suit fictional purposes. The maximum word limit I’ve chosen for these stories is 2000 words excluding the wording of any poem or reference material.
    Having stubbed out my cigarette against a stone on the street at Salita Fontego, I picked … Continue reading

  • Flash Reality — STORY # 1 (Teensy-Weensy Tiddly Toys)

    This is Flash Reality as opposed to Flash Fiction. I’ve coined this term to narrate personal/real stories tweaked to suit fictional purposes. The maximum word limit I’ve chosen for these stories is 2000 words excluding the wording of any poem or reference material.
    The Monsoon Rains caressed Islamabad—the corridor of powers (the seat of the affluent, manipulators and king … Continue reading

  • Poetry Editorial for PERIL MAGAZINE

    This is the link to Poetry Editorial (published on June 8, 2016) for Peril Magazine I was given an opportunity by Editor-in-Chief PERIL Magazine, Eleanor Jackson, to write for the current edition ‘Asians to Watch Out For’:  http://peril.com.au/current-edition/poetry-editorial/ 
    THE POETRY EDITORIAL:
    Ideas can spring from anywhere. Sometimes we even can’t follow the trajectory of our own thoughts. As tobacco is … Continue reading

  • Won’t the Bunny Ears Cock?

    The following link takes you to the article–Won’t the Bunny Ears Cock?–written by me, published in Peril Magazine on 4th Feb 2016:

    http://peril.com.au/topics/wont-the-bunny-ears-cock/ 

    It is about an Australian TV Show broadcast on SBS TV. It is kind of an Australian-Asian cultural admixture that you will definitely enjoy watching.

    HERE IT GOES:
    Benjamin Law’s memoirs continue to crack us up … Continue reading

  • THE RAIN—THE POWER OF IMMERSION

    Back in 2007-08, at the University of Surrey, United Kingdom, there was a story/essay contest. I had participated in the said contest and received, don’t precisely remember, roughly hundred pounds for the story/essay titled THE RAIN. It got published online in the University website and afterwards in PDF format under the title THE POWER OF … Continue reading