New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Nabina Das, Reid Mitchell, Mia Ayumi Malhotra, Ricky Garni and Vinita Agrawal

Nabina Das “Eyes”, a short story by Nabina Das, is now available in Open Road Review. A squall gets the power out. || Nabina Das’s poetry was published in Issue #10 of Cha. ***** Reid Mitchell “Sea Shells”, a new poem by Reid Mitchell, is featured in Reprint Poetry. What if the circus arrives? || Read Reid Mitchell’s Cha profile.–***** Mia Ayumi Malhotra Mia Ayumi Malhotra’s  “[A MECHANICAL BEEPING FILLS … Continue reading New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Nabina Das, Reid Mitchell, Mia Ayumi Malhotra, Ricky Garni and Vinita Agrawal

New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Matthew Wong, Reid Mitchell, Ricky Garni, Nikesh Murali and Patrick Donnelly

Matthew Wong and Reid Mitchell The Fall 2012 issue of Unshod Quills is now available! Matthew Wong is the featured artist and , two new poems by Reid Mitchell, “LIT BY FUJIAN MOONLIGHT” and “WOMAN WITH A MAN’S HEART”, are included in the new issue. || Matthew Wong’s photography was published in Issue #15 of and Issue # 17 of Cha. || Read Reid Mitchell’s Cha profile. ***** Ricky Garni Ricky Garni‘s “Boris … Continue reading New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Matthew Wong, Reid Mitchell, Ricky Garni, Nikesh Murali and Patrick Donnelly

New Updates on 5 Cha contributors: Ricky Garni, Donna Vorreyer, Christopher Anthony Leibow, Bob Bradshaw and Murli Melwani

Ricky Garni Ricky Garni‘s four new poems “Well If That’s The Way It Must Be, OK”, “Stroll by Numbers”, “Magic” and “1961” are now published in the latest edition of Softblow. || Ricky Garni’s poem “Literal Translation of Korean Ideograms” was published in Issue #16 of Cha and was creatively responded on A Cup of Fine Tea. His poem “Tarsier” was published in Issue #18 of Cha, ***** Donna Vorreyer Donna Vorreyer … Continue reading New Updates on 5 Cha contributors: Ricky Garni, Donna Vorreyer, Christopher Anthony Leibow, Bob Bradshaw and Murli Melwani

New updates on 10 Cha contributors: Iris A. Law, Ricky Garni, Christopher Anthony Leibow, Sridala Swami, Berit Ellingsen, Greg Santos, Jee Leong Koh, Lee Herrick, Kim-An Lieberman and Joseph O. Legaspi

Iris A. Law Iris A. Law’s poem “Watching The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, I think of my father” is now published in the September 2012 issue of The Collagist. ‘Shells and rough silica scrape at the catacombs of my ears’… . || Iris A. Law’s poetry has been published in Issue #7 of Cha. Her“Circumnavigation” was selected for inclusion in Sundress Publications’ 2009 Best of the Net Anthology and … Continue reading New updates on 10 Cha contributors: Iris A. Law, Ricky Garni, Christopher Anthony Leibow, Sridala Swami, Berit Ellingsen, Greg Santos, Jee Leong Koh, Lee Herrick, Kim-An Lieberman and Joseph O. Legaspi

New updates on 7 Cha contributors: Ivy Alvarez, Bob Bradshaw, Arjun Rajendran, Kaitlin Solimine, W.F. Lantry, Murli Melwani and Ricky Garni

Ivy Alvarez “Tumbling”, a poem by Ivy Alvarez, is now available in the August/September edition of Our Own Voice.  || See Ivy Alvarez’s Cha profile.  ***** Bob Bradshaw and Arjun Rajendran Bob Bradshaw’s poem “Self Portrait with Bandaged Ear” and Arjun Rajendran’s poem “First Day at a New School” are now publsihed in the August 2012 issue of Red River Review.  || Read Bob Bradshaw’s Cha profile. || Arjun Rajendran’s poetry … Continue reading New updates on 7 Cha contributors: Ivy Alvarez, Bob Bradshaw, Arjun Rajendran, Kaitlin Solimine, W.F. Lantry, Murli Melwani and Ricky Garni

New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Ocean Vuong, Nicholas Y.B. Wong, Ricky Garni, Marc Vincenz and Eddie Tay

Ocean Vuong Ocean Vuong‘s poem “Prayer for the Newly Damned” is now published in the September/October 2012 issue of the American Poetry Review.   || Ocean Vuong’s poem “Paramour” was published in issue#10 of Cha; the poem has been nominated for inclusion in Best of the Net Anthology 2010.   ***** Nicholas Y.B. Wong Nicholas Y.B. Wong‘s “Privilege of Morning” is included in the latest edition of the Notre Dame Review. … Continue reading New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Ocean Vuong, Nicholas Y.B. Wong, Ricky Garni, Marc Vincenz and Eddie Tay

New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Ricky Garni, Nicholas Y.B. Wong, W.F. Lantry, Marc Vincenz and Kristine Ong Muslim

Ricky Garni Ricky Garni’s delightful poem “Wednesday”, first published in his collection The Eternal Journals of Crispy Flotilla, is now reprinted in the newly-designed Reprint Poetry.   ||  Ricky Garni’s poem “Literal Translation of Korean Ideograms” was published in Issue #16 of Cha and creatively responded on A Cup of Fine Tea. Ricky has a poem forthcoming in the September 2012 issue of the journal.   ***** Nicholas Y.B. Wong reNicholas Y.B. … Continue reading New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Ricky Garni, Nicholas Y.B. Wong, W.F. Lantry, Marc Vincenz and Kristine Ong Muslim

CHA’s Best of the Net 2012 Nominations

We are happy to announce that the following pieces of work, selected from the July 2011, November 2011, March 2012 and June 2012 issues of Cha, have been nominated by us for inclusion in Best of the Net Anthology 2012 (published by Sundress). Congratulations to these writers and good luck! || Arthur Leung, “Earthen Houses” (issue #14, July 2011) || Read an analysis of the poem here || || Robert … Continue reading CHA’s Best of the Net 2012 Nominations

New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Ricky Garni, Dena Rash Guzman, Kaitlin Solimine, Greg Santos and W.F. Lantry

Ricky Garni  A ‘miniature’ by Ricky Garni titled “KO-AK” is now available in Ginger Piglet Magazine. As the man himself wisely writes, ‘That’s right. The sweet piglet is made of ginger.’ Don’t you want to smile to that? || Ricky Garni’s poetry was published in Issue #16 of Cha.  ***** Dena Rash Guzman Dena Rash Guzman‘s poem “checklist” is now available in Ink Node. define the short version of a long … Continue reading New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Ricky Garni, Dena Rash Guzman, Kaitlin Solimine, Greg Santos and W.F. Lantry

New updates on 6 Cha contributors: Ricky Garni, Changming Yuan, Vinita Agrawal, Jee Leong Koh, Greg Santos and Berit Ellingsen

Ricky Garni  Two new poems by Ricky Garni, “i can’t believe it’s not marjoram” (p. 20) and “white out” (p. 21), are published in the Summer 2012 issue of em:me magazine. But it is more writing out than whiting out, don’t you think? || Ricky Garni’s poetry was published in Issue #16 of Cha.  ***** Changming Yuan and Vinita Agrawal Changming Yuan and Vinita Agrawal have new poems … Continue reading New updates on 6 Cha contributors: Ricky Garni, Changming Yuan, Vinita Agrawal, Jee Leong Koh, Greg Santos and Berit Ellingsen