Publications & Accolades



The Gods Will Hear Us Eventually (Ethos Books, 2018)

Film Adaptations

Lost & Found, an adaptation of Off Duty by Threesixzero Productions, screened on StarHub Go as part of the series Love in Transit.


Balut, Cream City Review (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) — forthcoming

Close To Home, How We Live Now (Ethos Books, 2022)

Debbie, The Iowa Review (University of Iowa)

UnbrokenThe Straits Times

Contentment, In This Desert, There Were Seeds (Ethos Books X Margaret River Press, 2019)

Land of a Thousand Smiles, Best Singaporean Short Stories: Volume 4 (Epigram Books, 2019)

A Loud Bang Erupted (excerpt from The Gods Will Hear Us Eventually), Cha: An Asian Literary Journal

Land of a Thousand Smiles, Pembroke Magazine (University of North Carolina at Pembroke)

Close To Home, The Carolina Quarterly (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Mr Tay, Quarterly Literary Review Singapore

Off Duty, Best New Singaporean Short Stories: Volume 2 (Epigram Books, 2015)

Fish Head, Best New Singaporean Short Stories: Volume 2 — honorable mention (Epigram Books, 2015)

Fish Head, The Conium Review

Off Duty, Quarterly Literary Review Singapore

Granny Smith Apples, Hermeneutic Chaos


Close To Home, shortlisted for 2017 Commonwealth Short Story Prize

Fish Head, finalist for Potomac Review Flash Fiction Contest (Montgomery College)


A Sudden Burst of Clarity, NUS Arts Festival 2022

My Mother’s Mini Moat, Food Republic (Landmark Books, 2020)

Maid, To Love, Kyoto Journal

Pinhole, Columbia Journal (Columbia University)

Maid, To Love, Litro

Pinhole, The Round (Brown University)

My Mother’s Mini Moat, FORTH Magazine

How The Financial Crisis Broke My Family, Role Reboot

Freelance Digital Copywriter, Decision Science, 2016-2017
Fiction Editor, Southern California Review (University of Southern California), 2013-2014
Media Communications Writer, New Creation Church, 2010-2011
Reporter, TODAY (Mediacorp), 2008
Editorial Writer, Singapore Press Holdings, 2006

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