The Slow Burn of Inner Chaos: Six Works in Translation from Malaysia
The sense of slipping slowly into chaos is an everyday reality here.
Dark as a Boy
Pretty much everyone knew Saw Ai’s family had problems.
Mona Fandey’s Cassette, or Gray Feather
Who would smile like that after such a thing?
frog cries saturate. life inundates. crane stares blacken. death curdles. ancestral winds whirl.
Why couldn’t Mama just leave Father?