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Real Vancouver Writers’ Series Spring 2019 Literary Showcase

On May 24, 2019, I had the honor of being invited to perform for the Real Vancouver Writers' Series. I was part of a lineup of six writers from Vancouver and Toronto. I was invited as an emerging writer, to share work from my debut novel, Saltwater Spirits. My [...]

By |2020-07-21T19:09:29+00:00June 12th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

A Mysterious Village by the Sea

The setting for Saltwater Spirits, while inspired by midcentury Nusantara, is ambiguous. This means I do not clearly situate a specific time or place for the story. In this blog post, I will reflect on why I intentionally wrote it that way.InspirationFirst, let’s look at the inspiration from midcentury Nusantara.The [...]

By |2019-05-30T03:13:27+00:00May 30th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Real Vancouver Spring 2019 Literary Showcase

Join me on  May 24, 2019 at The Real Vancouver Writers' Series (RVWS). The RVWS is a curated literary arts reading series that celebrates world-class writers from Vancouver and beyond. RVWS organizes four to six readings per year and often collaborate with other local or national arts [...]

By |2020-07-21T19:12:23+00:00April 19th, 2019|Events|0 Comments