Melissa De Silva’s “Meeting with the Sea” is a finalist in Best of the Net 2016

We are pleased to announce that Melissa De Silva’s “Meeting with the Sea”, first published in the June 2016 issue of Cha: An Asian Literary Journal, is a finalist of Best of the Net 2016. You can read “Meeting with the Sea” here. Melissa De Silva has enjoyed a career in magazine journalism in Singapore. She has had short stories published in The Wilderness House Literary … Continue reading Melissa De Silva’s “Meeting with the Sea” is a finalist in Best of the Net 2016

Cha’s Best of the Net 2016 Nominations: Prose

We are happy to announce that the following two short stories and two creative non-fiction pieces, first published in Cha, have been nominated by us for inclusion in Best of the Net Anthology 2016 (published by Sundress). Congratulations to these writers and good luck! SHORT STORIES “Dost-e-Whisky and Me” by Bashir Sakhawarz (Issue 30, December 2015) | Bashir Sakhawarz is an award-winning poet and novelist. His first … Continue reading Cha’s Best of the Net 2016 Nominations: Prose

Cha’s Best of the Net 2016 Nominations: Poetry

We are happy to announce that the following six poems, selected from the September 2015, December 2015, March 2016 and June 2016 issues of Cha, have been nominated by us for inclusion in Best of the Net Anthology 2016 (published by Sundress). Congratulations to these writers and good luck! “Visiting the Island of the Goddess of Democracy” by Henry Wei Leung (Issue 32, June 2016) | Henry … Continue reading Cha’s Best of the Net 2016 Nominations: Poetry

Cha’s nomination for Best Small Fictions anthology

Cha has nominated Henry Wei Leung’s short fiction “Getting There”, published in the March 2015 issue, for inclusion in the Queen’s Ferry Press anthology, The Best Small Fictions 2016, which seeks flash of 1000 words or fewer published in 2015. From “Getting There”: We are bulbous and abundant and may one day find a form in language for eternal presence. I teach my students in … Continue reading Cha’s nomination for Best Small Fictions anthology

CHA’s Best of the Net 2015 Nominations

We are happy to announce that the following pieces, selected from the September 2014, December 2014, March 2015 and June 2015 issues of Cha: An Asian Literary Journal, have been nominated by us for inclusion in Best of the Net Anthology 2015 (published by Sundress). Congratulations to these writers and good luck! P  O  E  T  R  Y || “WHERE ARE THE GANDERS?” by Daryl … Continue reading CHA’s Best of the Net 2015 Nominations

Cha’s 2015 Pushcart Nominations

We at Cha would like to announce our nominations for the 2015 Pushcart Prize: “Remember How the Night is Elsewhere Void in the Metamorphosis of Man” by B.B.P. Hosmillo (March 2014) “Where the Red Stone Crumbles” by Catherine Edmunds (March 2014) “Incident on Abiko Street “ by Mark Crimmins (March 2014) “高龗 (Takaokami) “ by Zachary Eller (June 2014) “WHERE ARE THE GANDERS? “ by … Continue reading Cha’s 2015 Pushcart Nominations

CHA’s Best of the Net 2014 Nominations

We are happy to announce that the following pieces of work, selected from the December 2013, March 2014 and June 2014 issues of Cha, have been nominated by us for inclusion in Best of the Net Anthology 2014 (published by Sundress). Congratulations to these writers and good luck!     Poetry 1. “The Wonton Noodle Seller” by Daryl Lim Wei Jie (June 2014)2. “A Contingent of … Continue reading CHA’s Best of the Net 2014 Nominations

Nominate a 2013 Cha story | Million Writers Award

– Nominate your favourite Cha story published in 2013. The Million Writers Award for last year’s best online short fiction is now inviting nominations from readers, writers, and editors. The award is for any short story of at least 1,000 words first published in an online publication in 2013. Below you can see a list of Cha stories eligible for the award. If you have read … Continue reading Nominate a 2013 Cha story | Million Writers Award

CHA’s Best of the Net 2013 Nominations

The End of Summer, oil on canvas, 142 x 205 cm (by Mia Funk) We are happy to announce that the following pieces of work, selected from the September 2012, March 2013, and June 2012 issues of Cha, have been nominated by us for inclusion in Best of the Net Anthology 2013 (published by Sundress). Congratulations to these writers and good luck! –// POETRY  1. ‘We’ by … Continue reading CHA’s Best of the Net 2013 Nominations

Nominate a 2012 Cha story | Million Writers Award

– Nominate your favourite Cha story published in 2012. The Million Writers Award for the year’s best online short fiction is now inviting nominations from readers, writers, and editors. The award is for any short story of at least 1,000 words first published in an online publication during 2012. Below you can see a list of Cha stories eligible for the 2012’s award. If you have … Continue reading Nominate a 2012 Cha story | Million Writers Award