To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:
Anon., the King James Bible
  She, that dream secretary  who knew the ways of the skies, once painted the moon by painting first our eyes half-closed: it is not so much what we see, but what we are seeped in.
Vivienne Yeo
  These shelves have been here a good many years And there are too many,  too many books to read. A few are neatly stacked from short to tall, But really, most are strewn all over the floor.
DARIUS SIT
  Never lose your passport, said my father   At the gates. This book contains your name, and Date of birth. It’s proof that you exist. I
GAYLE GOH
  In awe i stand and smile in awe i am silenced by the gentle flutter of butterfly wings --
FARHEEN MURKI
Montreal: Fall Tell me it must be the weather that dyes my mind white, congeals thought –
KARTHIKA NAIR
Takashi Miike, Hong Sangsoo, Kim Ki-duk and Eric Khoo are amongst the heavyweights competing at the prestigious film festival this year.
BERNICE TANG
World rallies to demand the release of China’s most famous artist, who is held by Beijing amid a wide crackdown on government critics.
DEBU BARVE
  Awake! For the Morning in the Bowl of Night Has flung the Stone that puts the Stars to Flight: And Lo! The Hunter of the East has caught The Sultan’s Turret in a Noose of Light.
OMAR KHAYYAM
Was the Chinese pianist insulting the Americans when he played a Korean War song at the White House? Xujun Eberlein thinks it was just political naivety.
XUJUN EBERLEIN
  I wrote this poem because my school decided to have a poem competition to celebrate National Poetry Day. The teacher of my English class asked all of us to enter. The theme of all the poems had to be about "Home." 
SOFIA SHAMSUNAHAR
  I imagine  how smooth that this scar tissue of yours
TRISSHA NG
The operation was massive; designed to give new life to the old lady.
LEE TZU PHENG
I don't know if history repeats itself But I do know that you don't.
YEHUDA AMICHAI
Freedom. How her spirit Haunts, Hooks, Entices us all!
NIMAH NAWWAB