ENGLISH SECTION

Issues 54-55 (July-October 2020): Special Feature “Masks”

CONTRIBUTORS featured in the MASKS section: Tammy Lai-Ming Ho (editorial) ◉ Lucas Klein (translator of Xi Chuan) ◉ Xi Chuan (four poems) ◉ Gianluca Costantini (illustrations) ◉ Koel Chu (one poem) ◉ Chris Song (one poem) ◉ Jason S Polley (one poem) ◉ Martha Fox (one poem) ◉ Jon Ng (two poems) ◉ Sara F. Costa (one […]

Issue 53 (May 2020): Special Feature “Virus”

POETS featured in the VIRUS section: Tammy Lai-Ming Ho (Hong Kong, editorial) ● Lian-Hee Wee (Hong Kong) ● Joshua Ip (Singapore) ● Steven Schroeder (United States) ● Elizabeth Kate Switaj (Marshall Islands) ● Joel Pablo Salud (Phillippines) ● David Raphael Israel (United States) ● Aiden Heung (United States via. Tibet) ● Frank Dullaghan (Kuala Lumpur via. Ireland) ● Cheng Tim Tim (Hong Kong) ● F. […]

Issue 52 (March 2020): Special Feature “Bullet”

POETS featured in the BULLET section: Alfonso Manalastas ◍ Dennis Andrew S. Aguinaldo ◍ Dongli Liang ◍ Gavin Yuan Gao ◍ Ralph Fonte ◍ Tom Chan ◍ Koel Chu ◍ Shawn Hoo ◍ Paolo Tiausas ◍ Alan Wong ◍ Andrew Barker ◍ Piera Chen ◍ Paul Lobo Portugés ◍ Dave Drayton ◍ Emmanuel Lacadin ◍ Siobhan Hodge ◍ Noel Christian A. Moratill ◍ Shikhandin ◍ Nerisa […]

Issue 51 (January 2020): Special Feature “Emergency”

POETS featured in the EMERGENCY section: ◉ Reid Mitchell (three poems) ◉ Lian-Hee Wee (one poem) ◉ Gino P. Paradela (two poems) ◉ Eli Hsieh (one poem) ◉ Paul Lobo Portugés (two poems) ◉ Jacqueline Leung (one poem) ◉ Jason S Polley (one poem) ◉ Alan Jefferies (one poem) ◉ Jennifer Anne Eagleton (one poem) ◉ John Leake ◉ Dongli Liang (two poems) […]

Issue 50 (November 2019): Special Feature “Estrangement”

POETS featured in the ESTRAGEMENT section: Anes Ahmed ◍ Rayji de Guia ◍ Julienne Maui Castelo Mangawang ◍ Sithuraj Ponraj ◍ Clare Chai ◍ Papa Osmubal ◍ Angeli Lacson ◍ Quenntis Vernonn Ashby ◍ Cheng Tim Tim ◍ Paul Lobo Portugés

Issue 49 (September 2019): Special Feature “Coffee”

POETS featured in the COFFEE section: Marc Nair ◍ Barnali Ray Shukla ◍ Andrew Barker ◍ Euginia Tan ◍ Victoria Walvis ◍ Papa Osmubal ◍ Victoria Crawford ◍ Niccolo Rocamora Vitug ◍ Mary Chydiriotis ◍ Yi Feng ◍ Vernon Daim ◍ Donna Pucciani

Issue 48 (July 2019): Special Feature “Extradition”

POETS featured in the EXTRADITION section: Tammy Lai-Ming Ho (with artwork by Badiucao) ◍ Reid Mitchell ◍ Pitambar Naik ◍ Tegan Smyth ◍ Evita Garcia ◍ Akin Jeje ◍ Marco Yan ◍ Paola Caronni ◍ Quenntis Vernonn Ashby ◍ Ewen Ma ◍ Fetuolemoana Elisara ◍ Andrew Barker ◍ Ting Guo ◍ Carman Fung ◍ Dexter […]

Issue 47 (May 2019): Special Feature “Loneliness in the City”

POETS featured in the LONELINESS IN THE CITY section: Anatoly Kudryavitsky ◍ DS Maolalai ◍ Mariel Alonzo ◍ Rubén Antonio Sánchez ◍ Marc Jeff Lañada ◍ Rohith ◍ Papa Osmubal ◍ Thomas Leonard Shaw ◍ Ankur Agarwal ◍ R. Gerry Fabian ◍ Jamie Wang ◍ Vernon Daim ◍ Leo Fernandez Almero ◍ Jocelyn Li Sin […]

Issues 45-46 (March 2019): Special Features “Ecopoetry”, “Intercourse & Intertextuality”

POETS featured in the Ecopoetry section: Craig Santos Perez ◍ Bernard Kean Capinpin ◍ KIng Llanza ◍ Marc Nair ◍ Lian-Hee Wee ◍ Andrew Barker ◍ Thomas Leonard D. Shaw ◍Anurak Saelaow ◍ Stephen Page ◍ John Oliver Ladaga ◍ Cheng Tim Tim ◍ Gino Pastoriza Paradela ◍ Sally Dellow ◍ Susan Lavender ◍Kevin Cowdall ◍ Lian Sing ◍ Crispin Rodrigues ◍ James Walton ◍ Vinita Agrawal ◍ Michael Liaw ◍ Akin Jeje ◍ Rodrigo Dela Peña Jr. ◍ Grace Wong ◍ Jim Pascual Agustin ◍ Joan Gelfand ◍ Paola Caronni ◍ Loren Goodman POETS featured in the INTERCOURSE & INTERTEXTUALITY section: Stvenson George ◍ Matt Turner ◍ Lucas Klein ◍ […]

Issue 44 (November 2018): Special Feature “1818”

POETS featured in the 1818 section: Joshua Ip ◍ Anthony Tao ◍ Lian-Hee Wee ◍ Rebecca Ng ◍ Eileen Chong ◍ Kenneth Pobo ◍ Andrew Barker ◍ Lydia Kwa ◍ Akin Jeje ◍ Steven Schroeder ◍ Jade Hui ◍ Cheng Tim Tim ◍ David W. Landrum ◍ Stvenson George Tupas ◍ Lune Loh ◍ Ankush Banerjee […]

Issue 43 (September 2018): Special Feature “Young Voices”

POETS featured in the YOUNG VOICES section: Christian S. Baldomero ◍ Troy Cabida ◍ Jessica Chan ◍ Cheng Tim Tim ◍ Lawdenmarc Dacamora ◍ Tiny  Diapana ◍ Shehzar Doja ◍ Dave Drayton ◍ Juan Miguel Estocio ◍ Angela Gabrielle Fabunan ◍ Pinky Ho ◍ Priyanka Kapoor ◍ Rachel Mendis ◍ Gino Pastoriza Paradela ◍ Mayumi Paras ◍ Zoria Petkoska ◍ Phoebe Poon ◍ Rohith ◍ Mitsu Sahay ◍ Jaime Santirso ◍ Aishwarya Shrivastav ◍ […]

Issue 42 (July 2018): Special Feature “Vigil”

POETS featured in the VIGIL section: Lian-Hee Wee ◍ Susan Lavender ◍ Phoebe Poon ◍ Cheng Tim Tim ◍ Kate Rogers ◍ Tijana Zderic ◍ Adam Radford ◍ Antony Huen ◍ Cherry Rao ◍ Reid Mitchell ◍ B.B.P. Hosmillo ◍ Isabela Banzon ◍ Alvin Pang ◍ Iain Lim Jun Ru ◍ Gino Paradela ◍ Isabelita Orlina Reyes ◍ Luisa A. Igloria ◍ Majeed Amjad ◍Huzaifa Pandit ◍ Jamie Wang ◍ Christian Benitez ◍ Jeremy Fernando ◍ Céline Coderey Editorial: We Cannot Afford […]

Issue 41 (May 2018): Special Feature “Food”

POETS featured in the FOOD section: Leung Ping-kwan ◍ Giovena Songwenjia Wang ◍ Michael Anthony Ingham ◍ Eileen Chong ◍ Jun Pang ◍ Alistair Noon ◍ Ana Padilla Fornieles ◍ Jason S Polley ◍ Nguyễn-Hoàng Quyên ◍ Danton Remoto ◍ Belle Ling ◍ Zoria Petkoska Kalajdjieva ◍ Phoebe Poon ◍ Michael Tsang ◍ Sithuraj Ponraj ◍ Lawrence Pettener ◍ Cheng Tim Tim ◍ Nicole […]

Issues 39-40 (March 2018): CHA Tenth Anniversary Special Feature

Editorial: Varied and Plenty: Ten Years of Cha Poetry and a New Beginning at Voice & Verse by Tammy Lai-Ming Ho The first issue of Cha: An Asian Literary Journal {asiancha.com} was published in November 2007. Some months before that, my co-editor Jeff Zroback and I put together a very simple Call for Submissions webpage featuring a photograph […]