Creative Non-Fiction

My Asian identity gave me superpowers–and it’s why I write
SBS Voices (August 2022)

After a while, the shapeshifting became exhausting. I began to feel as though I had multiple selves within me, but none of them were genuine. If I’d spent my entire life wearing different skins in a desperate attempt to blend in, how could I possibly know who I was?


Sparks From Stone Guts
Zou Mat Je #1 (September 2021)

My mother pushes play. The cassette clicks and rolls, glossy tape unspooling in the radio’s innards. The little girl bursts from the speakers: high pitched, bold, splashing in the bathtub. But she is not me, is not me, is still not me.