Literary and commercial translator (Chinese to english).

National Translation Committee Ambassador.

MA in Literary Translation, University of East Anglia.


Will be sharing a translation at the Singapore Writer’s Festival this November. Come by for a reading session that includes Cyril Wong, Jason Erik Lundberg, Tse Hao Guang, Chua Chee Lay, Daryl Lim and Lynette Tan, and meet the lovely ladies behind Literary Shanghai!

Grateful to be one of the 7 recipients of the Translation Talent Development Scheme (TTDS) grant, awarded by Singapore’s National Translation Committee (NTC).

Earlier this July I was invited to be part of Translation Zone(s): Constellations Hong Kong, an exhibition curated by Dr Heather Connelly as part of her transdisciplinary research into art-and-translation. The exhibition was part of the International Association of Translation and Intercultural Studies (IATIS) 6th International Conference that ran from 3 to 6 July at Hong Kong Baptist University. 


SG Press Centre: Seven Singaporean Translation Practitioners Awarded the Inaugural Translation Talent Development Scheme Co-Sponsorship Grant

联合早报: 七人获颁首届翻译人才培育计划津贴

News Channel 8: 七位翻译员获津贴 报读课程提升技能

Slator: In Singapore, Seven Translators Scoop Grants Worth USD 7,500

AsiaOne: Tapping social networks to refurbish homes for poor seniors

Above photography by Valery Ho


When Rain Comes, Poem (London: Taylor and Francis, 2018), pp. 387-390.

State of Phobia, Shanghai in Singapore (Shanghai: Literary Shanghai, 2018). pp. 112-113

Literary Translation

Poem (Taylor & Francis)
Shanghai in Singapore (Literary Shanghai)
Ode to Lion City (Singapore Book Council)
Living in Babel (
Faces & stories of Crossroads (Lianhe Zaobao)
The Creative Literary Studio

commercial translation

我就不叫小鸦鸦 | Pan Asia Books
Film subtitles & Transcribing | Asian Film Archive x China Film Archive
Internal Corporate Research | Mutant Communications
B2B Marketing Copy | Twitter

exhibition and programmes

Translation Zone(s): Constellations |  IATIS 6th International Conference | Hong Kong
Singapore Apprenticeship in Literary Translation | Singapore
MA in Literary Translation | University of East Anglia | Norwich, UK
Translators Lab | Select Centre | Singapore