Cha’s March 2013 Issue (#20) Launch Reading at AWP

There will be a launch reading for the March 2013 issue of Cha: An Asian Literary Journal at AWP. The event will be hosted by guest editors Kaitlin Solimine and Marc Vincenz and co-hosted by the Fairbank Center forChinese Studies at Harvard University. Feature readings by past and current Cha contributors Eleanor Goodman, Bill Lantry, Kim Liao, Mai Mang (Yibing Huang), Tracy Slater, Marc Vincenz, and Nicholas YB Wong.  [Facebook event page] Advertisements Continue reading Cha’s March 2013 Issue (#20) Launch Reading at AWP

New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Nicholas Y.B. Wong, Marc Vincenz, Berit Ellingsen, W.F. Lantry and Murli Melwani

Nicholas Y.B. Wong Nicholas Y.B. Wong‘s poem “Common” and its Chinese translation are now published in the Fall 2012 issue of The Doctor T. J. Eckleburg Review. || Read Nicholas Y.B. Wong’s Cha’s profile here. ***** Marc Vincenz Marc Vincenz’s poem “Similar” can now be read on October Babies. and trees whisper pheromones,  || Read Marc Vincenz’s Cha profile.    ***** Berit Ellingsen Berit Ellingsen‘s “How These Games Work” is featured in … Continue reading New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Nicholas Y.B. Wong, Marc Vincenz, Berit Ellingsen, W.F. Lantry and Murli Melwani

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: 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

New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Wendy Xu, Nicholas Y.B. Wong, W.F. Lantry, Alistair Noon and Rumjhum Biswas

Wendy Xu  “I WAS NOT EVEN BORN WHEN YOU BECAME AN EXPERT”, a poem co-written by Wendy Xu and Nick Sturm, is published in the Summer 2012 issue of Birdfeast. You know, we are all made of very small particles… || Wendy Xu’s poetry was published in Issue #16 of Cha.  ***** Nicholas Y.B. Wong Nicholas Y.B. Wong’s poem “Buddha’s Public Lecture: Who is Afraid of Ai“ is now available … Continue reading New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Wendy Xu, Nicholas Y.B. Wong, W.F. Lantry, Alistair Noon and Rumjhum Biswas

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: W.F. Lantry, Lee Herrick, Jennifer Wong, Alvin Pang, Craig Santos Perez and Bryan Thao Worra

W.F. Lantry W.F. Lantry‘s short story “Arboretum” is published in the Summer 2012 issue of JMWW.  || Read W.F. Lantry’s Cha profile.     ***** Lee Herrick Two poems by Lee Herrick, “Van Gogh Writes to Gaugin” and “Focus Theory”, are published in the Spring 2012 issue of Pebble Lake Review.  || Lee Herrick’s poetry was published in issue #4 of Cha. ***** Jennifer Wong, Alvin Pang, Craig Santos Perez and … Continue reading New updates on 6 Cha contributors: W.F. Lantry, Lee Herrick, Jennifer Wong, Alvin Pang, Craig Santos Perez and Bryan Thao Worra

New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Nicolette Wong, Bob Bradshaw, John McKernan, Marc Vincenz and W.F. Lantry

Nicolette Wong Nicolette Wong‘s four prose poems, “The Glassblower”, “Hinamatsuri”, “Treehouse” and “Pith”, are published in Escape Into Life. Read them here. || Nicolette Wong’s short stories were published in Issue #1 and Issue #6 of Cha. –   ***** Bob Bradshaw Bob Bradshaw’s poem “Soon”, previously published in Mannequin Envy, is now available in Reprint Poetry. The poem describes a haunting picnic experience and contains this very lovely line: … Continue reading New updates on 5 Cha contributors: Nicolette Wong, Bob Bradshaw, John McKernan, Marc Vincenz and W.F. Lantry

New updates on 6 Cha contributors: Les Wicks, Louie Crew, Sumana Roy, Rumjhum Biswas, Matthew Wong and W.F. Lantry

Les Wicks and Louie Crew This is not really new news but I’ve just noticed that Les Wicks and Louie Crew have poetry featured in the latest issue of Otolith. Read Les Wicks’s “Rime” and Louie Crew’s three poems “Found in a Station of the Atlanta Subway”, “Nativity, #2” and “Poem My Husband Left on our Answering Machine at 3:30 a.m”. Squeeze yourself for me. … Continue reading New updates on 6 Cha contributors: Les Wicks, Louie Crew, Sumana Roy, Rumjhum Biswas, Matthew Wong and W.F. Lantry

New updates on 3 Cha contributors: Ricky Garni, Alvin Pang and W.F. Lantry

Ricky Garni Ricky Garni‘s poem “Sonata Eyes” (in three parts) is now available in Spinozablue. Do you think the poem has earned its last sentence ‘Now: back to love.’?  || Ricky Garni’s poetry was published in Issue #16 of Cha.  ***** Alvin Pang Alvin Pang‘s Other Things and Other Poems, a collection of new and selected poems in English and Croatian translation, is now available from Books Actually.  || Alvin … Continue reading New updates on 3 Cha contributors: Ricky Garni, Alvin Pang and W.F. Lantry