Persian Rugs

Persian Rugs

NTU Creative Writing Competition TIARA BINTE M HAMARIAN Tonight I am a tired black-tailed gazelle resting in the middle of a sea of sangria silk woven by the calloused hands of women nomads of Isfahan. I press my ear onto this sea, and listen through baby fibers for...
When I Grow Up

When I Grow Up

NTU Creative Writing Competition ALEXIS ONG Kong Xiang Ting is twenty-one. She has pretty hair, pretty eyes and a wardrobe of floral dresses and soft cardigans. On top of managing a double degree at NUS, she works as a freelance stylist on weekends and fights actively...