OOTC: June

One I push a pushpin and the drywall collapses into a perfect tunnel. I unroll a blank canvas and ink myself onto space. Two The shelving unit bends to just before snapping point. Three Cup abandoned, tissue box empty, laundry crumpled. Four Stacks on stacks on stacks; bodies on bodies. Five I roll a blanket…

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OOTC: April

April is a month of tension and indecision. For every day of sunshine, there is another day of rain. For every warm afternoon there is a 10 degree drop waiting in the evening. For those in school it is a mad rush toward something like completion. For those at work, it’s a month of taxes, and…

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OOTC: March

March just flew by. I feel like I was playing catch-up most of the time: catching up on deadlines, things I pushed back because last month was too busy, on sleep. To be honest I’ve been feeling a bit worn down, since September I’ve been feeling like I’m in a pressure cooker with competing life…

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OOTC: February

Recommended listening:앞으로 by 김민승 (Kim Min Seung), from the Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Ju OST February was a strange month. The weather was in all kinds of minds and moods. It was difficult to find an underlying colour to describe February, but the weather, circumstances and the current rhythm of life I’m living made me think…

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OOTC: January

Recommended listening: Alpine by Linying included in her Paris 12 EP One of my habits as a poet is to attribute a colour to a collection, or a series of writing. This is an intuitive method I’ve used for a really long time to help me make editorial and syntactical decisions when I put a…

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