The following writers/artists have generously allowed us to showcase their work:
Poetry: Reid Mitchell, B.B.P. Hosmillo, Renée M. Schell, Edward Ragg, Bryan Thao Worra, Mingjuan Tan, Reihana Robinson, Amy Uyematsu, Deborah Guzzi, Jenna Le, Ranu Uniyal, Suzanne Hermanoczki, Eileen Chong
“Void” poetry contest winners: Catherine Edmunds, Richard L. Provencher, Arlene Yandug, Maj Ikle, Hao Guang Tse, Leondrea Tan, Amit Shankar Saha
Fiction: Mark Crimmins, Sreedhevi Iyer, Peter Phillips, Peabody Winston
Creative non-fiction: Mary J. Breen, Amanda Faye Lacson, Frances Kai-Hwa Wang, Jyoti Omi Chowdhury
Excerpts: Priya Sarukkai Chabria, Christopher Taylor
Interviews: Rhiannon Jenkins Tsang, Shaily Sahay
Lost tea: Fehmida Zakeer
Photography & art: Hu Jiamin (cover artist), Johanna Audiffred, Eddie Tay, Jyoti Omi Chowdhury
Reviews & essays: John Wall Barger, William Noseworthy, Shaily Sahay, Emma Zhang, Bhanumati Mishra, Cecilia Chan, Elen Turner, Vaughan Rapatahana
Our next issue is due out in late June 2014. We are currently accepting submissions for the September 2014 issue. If you are interested in having your work considered for inclusion in Cha, please read our submission guidelines carefully.
A Cha Poetry contest
- Tammy Ho Lai-Ming is a Hong Kong-born poet. She is a founding co-editor of Cha.
- Jason Eng Hun Lee has been published in a number of journals and he has been a finalist for numerous international prizes, including the Melita Hume Poetry Prize (2012) and the Hong Kong University’s Poetry Prize (2010).
Each poet can submit up to two poems (no more than 80 lines long each).
Poems must be previously unpublished.
- First: £50, Second: £30, Third: £15, Highly Commended (up to 5): £10 each. (Payable through Paypal.)
- All winning poems (including the highly recommended ones) will receive first publication in a special section in the Seventh Anniversary Issue of Cha, due out in November/December 2014.
The prizes were generously donated by an expat reader residing in Hong Kong.
- Submissions should be sent to email@example.com with the subject line “Reconciliation”.
- Poems must be sent in the body of the email.
- Please also include a short biography of no more than 30 words.
Previous Cha contests:
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-“Eclipsed” by Angelo B. Ancheta
-“My Bhua” by Hema.S.Raman
-“Dangerous Singing” by Rupprecht Mayer
-“Carol” by Stephanie Davies
-“People are Fundamental” by Tom Mangione
-“Happily Ever after” by Twish Mukherjee
-First: £50, Second: £30, Third: £20 (Payable through Paypal.)
-All three winning pieces will receive first publication in a special section in the fifth anniversary issue of Cha, due out in December 2012.
The prizes were generously donated
by a reader in San Jose, USA.
Rumjhum Biswas’s short story “She Doesn’t Know” is published in Everyday Writer’s Resource. You can also read Rumjhum’s story “My Soul” here.–
See Rumjhum Biswas’s Cha profile.
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Matthew Wong’s photography sequence will be featured in the fourth anniversary issue of Cha, due out in November 2011.
Looks like our internet service provider has been hacked and so our website is down. Hopefully they will be able to resolve the problem soon. We don’t want to give the hacker too much attention, but at least we can say he’s an Asian.
W.F. Lantry’s short story “Saaki” is now published in the fifth issue of Spilling Ink. Read it here.
W.F. Lantry’s poetry was published in Issue #12 of Cha.