Tag Archives: Singapore Writers Festival

A Poetic Win at World Cup

A Poetic Win at World Cup

Poet and novelist Desmond Kon Zhicheng-Mingdé dribbled his way past China’s Changming Yuan and scored!Except this time it’s not with an adidas ball, but rather an elegant poem, at the Poetry... 

The Write Response

The Write Response

Eye, Feel, Write “We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize truth, at least the truth that is given us to understand. The artist must know the manner whereby to convince... 

Vernetta Lopez: Memoir Murmurings

Vernetta Lopez: Memoir Murmurings

Credit: Singapore Writers Festival With her hands set on virtually anything she can dabble in, it’s indeed tough keeping the veteran radio DJ in a box. Not only does she capture your heart (and ears,... 

Win A Pair Of Tickets To Singapore Writers Festival! (CLOSED)

Win A Pair Of Tickets To Singapore Writers Festival! (CLOSED)

UrbanWire has a pair of passes to Singapore Writers Festival and a pair of tickets to the “Brave New Animal Farm” local lecture up for grabs! Stand a chance to win both the passes and tickets... 

Recipe for Lat’s laugh

Recipe for Lat’s laugh

With a mob of messy curls, rotund cheeks and an easy laughter, Datuk Mohamad Nor Bin Khalid, or better known as Lat, is the splitting image of the adorable Mat, the main character in his bestseller –... 

The Journey to Getting Published

The Journey to Getting Published

Authors and poets from Australia converged in Singapore for New Australian Writing; a panel that featured fresh faces of the Aussie publishing world at The Arts House, for the Singapore Writers Festival... 

The Little Stories of Neil Gaiman

The Little Stories of Neil Gaiman

The Singaporean cannibal enjoys the occasional stuffed author, English writer Neil Gaiman believes. This snack is prepared by “taking a visiting author, and feeding them good things until they can eat... 

Find Out What’s UNder the Covers

Find Out What’s UNder the Covers

The word “UNderCovers” conjures up multiple meanings which are explored in this year’s Singapore Writers Festival (SWF). One of these notions is that of a child lying under the covers...