June 2023 – Issue 6

FOUNDING EDITOR :

Malachi Edwin Vethamani

JOINT EDITOR :

Danton Remoto

COPY EDITOR :

Augustine Chay

WEB EDITOR :

Kayven Chew Kian Tatt

Cover image by WOMBO Dream

MMOJ  is published by Ardent and Paramount Enterprise

e-ISSN : 2773-5613

 

 -EDITORIAL- 

 

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-POETRY-

 

Alan Massey,

Looking for Work, Wasp

and Joints

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Alshaad Kara,

Battles of the Centenarian walls,

Calendar Boy, and Men Too

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Bartek Boryczka,

Unhinged Buddha, Mana, and

lusty infatuated love’s

intoxicated imagining

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Brandon K. Liew,

ars facsimile

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Jude Aquilina,

Balance, Invisible Intersections,

Moon Landing, and

Where is the Global Repairman?

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Ismim Putera,

Kissometer and

Battery-operated: 5 haikus

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Lawrence Pettener,

Where our Presence Lives,

Do Not Rage, Getting it Straight,

The Pattern in the Carpet,

and Fair Cop

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Leon Wing,

Age

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Longbir Terang,

Blood on the Face and Crumbled

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Niccolo Bechtler,

Discharge, Gravity, and

Your grandfather, as a child

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Sanket Mhatre,

Leftovers of a Tsunami,

Until All the Lights Go Out

and Code

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Sudeep Sen,

Flotsam Haiku,

Unhoused Memory,

Concerto, Poem Song,

and Office: Memory

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Urna Bose,

Bones for Breakfast,

How to Become a Bot for

Dummies,

My Bicycle is a Time Machine,

and The Diary of a Robot

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William Waters,

Walking Home

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-DRAMA-

 

His Story – 3 Monologues

 

– Fa Abdul, Introduction

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– Zee, Hey Dad

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– Karam Tabba, I Got Busy

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– Lawrence Chin, Tattoo on the Left

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– Yee Heng Yeh, 163288

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-FICTION-

 

John Mauk,

Her Only Monster

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Paul GnanaSelvam,

Manducate

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Reuben Dass,

The Daughter of Jaffna

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Martin Perlman,

Tree Cutter

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-CREATIVE NONFICTION- 

 

Reema Rajbanshi,

The Courtyard or

A Man Named Victorious

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-ESSAY- 

 

Zephyr Dorsey,

The Deep Reprogrammming

of Men:

Modern Society as a

‘Forster’s Machine’

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-BOOK REVIEW- 

 

Yee Heng Yeh,

Review of

Shivani Sivagurunathan’s

‘What has Happened

to Harry Pillai?’

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 -CONTRIBUTORS’ NOTES-

 

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