POETRY

A selection of published poems (* indicates link)

"chinny chin chin"; "I have heard"; "longest imperial dragon" in Toby Fitch (ed), Groundswell: The Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize For New & Emerging Poets 2007-2020 (OL Society)

2021*

"for the chinese merchants of melbourne." Ellen Van Neerven & Toby Fitch (eds), Best of Australian Poems 2021 (Australian Poetry)

DECEMBER 2021*

"Tabulations (A Nine Year)." Island 163

NOVEMBER 2021*

"Playful Bodily Harm." Rabbit 33: Asia

2021*

"Alluvial Mining." Any Saturday, 2021. Running Westward. Newcastle Poetry Prize 2021 Anthology.

OCTOBER 2021*

A Special Starch. Chapbook @ Cordite Poetry Review 102

1 AUGUST 2021*

"Famine Relief"; "Eligible Chinese Women Were A Rarity"; "special starch" in Honey Literary Issue 2

29 JULY 2021*

"(beauty peace)"; "chinny chin chin"; "when we elevated a section of the great wall" in Paula Morris & Alison Wong (eds), A Clear Dawn: New Asian Voices from Aotearoa New Zealand (Auckland University Press).

MAY 2021*

"I have heard." The Friday Poem @ The Spinoff

5 MARCH 2021*

"longest imperial dragon." amberflora

17 JANUARY 2021*

"seek orchards, shelter." Overland 241.

SUMMER 2020*

"for the chinese merchants of melbourne." Westerly 65.2

2020*

"when we elevated a section of the great wall"; "to paint like picasso before 1904"; "(beauty peace)". Hainamana 

JULY 2020*

"chinny chin chin." Overland 238

AUTUMN 2020*

"my father was not a gardener." Cordite Poetry Review 96

1 MAY 2020*

"(beauty peace)." Stilts 6

NOVEMBER 2019*

"greener." Southerly 79.1

2019

"typhoon." Rabbit 29

2019

"when we elevated a section of the great wall." Overland 236

SPRING 2019*

"to paint like picasso before 1904." Overland 236

SPRING 2019*

"origins." Meanjin 79.2

WINTER 2019*

"that summer joey's meat cleaver tantrums were so famous the macallister boys didn't dare ching chong us again." Rabbit 27

2019

"for the good husband." Poetry New Zealand Yearbook 53 (Massey University Press)

2019*

"the mission: by miss w, fourth generation chinese new zealander"; "as pretty as miss hong kong". Mascara Literary Review 22

13 JUNE 2018*

"tachycardia." Westerly 62.1

2017

"The Man from Sudan in the Dried Flower Store at Victoria Market." Island 116

2009

"off-white." The Sleepers Almanac No. 5

2009

"english mittens." Eureka Street

3 MAY 2009

"Staples." Anne Marie Smith (ed), Culture Is... Australian Stories Across Cultures: An Anthology. (Wakefield Press)

2008*

"at the bookstore." Five Bells 15.1

2007-2008

"learning english with fatima." Heat 14

2007

"in the night." Five Bells 14.4

2007

"lonely, the inky night presses in on the windscreen." Five Bells 14.2

2007

"missing you is an elephant." Eureka Street 

8 MARCH 2007

"hypnotherapy." Going Down Swinging 23

2006

"like the meaning of love." Southerly 65.1

2005

"the isolation of the individual who lives in a superior realm." New England Review 22

2005

"philosophy falling." JM Bean, K Blaney-Murphy, M Hawthorne & G Telford (eds), Suburbs of the Mind (Central Coast Poets)

2004

"Salt from the Sea." Verandah 18

2003

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