SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Poetry

2011 – Changeling in the Boustrophedon’s Outfield. Chapbook. USA: White Knuckle Press.

2011 – Between Pineapple and Parsley. Chapbook. UK: Ronin Press.

2012 – 500 Favourite Words. Chapbook. USA: Naissance.

2013 – The Arbitrary Sign. Singapore: Red Wheelbarrow Books.

2014 – I Didn’t Know Mani was a Conceptualist. Singapore: Math Paper Press.

2014 – Sanctus Sanctus Dirgha Sanctus. Singapore: Red Wheelbarrow Books.

2015 – The Wrong/Wrung Side of Love. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2015 – Phat Planet Cometh. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2016 – Thirty-Seven Reasons Red Is Rad. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2016 – Mirror Image Mirage. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2017 – Reading to Ted Hesburgh. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2017 – Apophenia. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

Fiction

2010 – Dear Physical Environment. Chapbook. USA: Naissance.

2010 – To Whose Mandolin It May Concern. Chapbook. USA: Naissance.

2011 – In Memoriam to a Marionette: Caudate Sonnet of the Year Ad Interim. Chapbook. UK: Silkworms Ink.

2011 – Let Dinggedicht Speak. Chapbook. UK: Silkworms Ink.

2014 – Singular Acts of Endearment: a novel. USA: Grey Sparrow Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

Non-fiction

1995 – Top Ten TCS Stars. Singapore: Caldecott Publishing.

Hybrid Work

2010 – This Is Visual Poetry. Chapbook. USA: Naissance.

2012 – When Dada Rewrote Koans. Chapbook. USA: Corollary Press.

2015 – Babel Via Negativa. Singapore: Ethos Books & Squircle Line Press.

2016 – FOODPORN cum Maundy Thursday. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2017 – Jia Lat Lah: An Antiplay. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2018 Hermitage of Dreamers: Lyric Essays. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2018 The World According to Ms Erasure: Exercises in Zen Lyric. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

Photobook

2003 – Ruminations of a Good Book. Chapbook. Photos. Yasin Razak. Singapore: Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

Audiobook / CD

2003 – How to Read a Poem. Exec Prod. Frenz, Jurgen and Desmond Kon. Singapore: Ngee Ann Polytechnic

2003 – An Impression of the Pipa. Exec Prod. Frenz, Jurgen, Desmond Kon and Samuel Wong Shengmiao. Singapore: Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

2004 – One for the Love of God. Exec Prod. Fernandez, Vanessa and Terry Lee. Eds. Desmond Kon and Germaine Lim. Singapore: Beaumont Publishing and Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

Editorial

2002 – Doing A Little Good. Singapore: Riding for the Disabled Association.

2003 – Don’t Judge A Book By Its Cover aka Dead People, Flying Fishes And The Ones Who Missed The Boat. Eds. Bik, Kelvin and Desmond Kon. Singapore: Beaumont Publishing and Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

2003 – Impressions of a Pipa Player: Profiles of the World’s Most Premier. Samuel Wong Shengmiao. Singapore: Beaumont Publishing and Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

2004 – For the Love of God. Eds. Maryam Abdullah, Ivan Ke, Jason Koh, Desmond Kon, Andrea Lau, Noelle Perera, Lisa Tan, Valerie Wee and Clair Yeo. Singapore: Beaumont Publishing.

2004 – I’m A Volunteer Too: Forty Heartwarming Singaporean Stories. Eds. Maryam Abdullah, Desmond Kon and Clair Marie Yeo. Singapore: Beaumont Publishing & National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre.

2004 – The One Word: Hope For Cambodia’s Challenges Today. Fang, Rachel, Amanda Koh and Kimberly Mah. Photos. Alan Lee. Singapore: Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

2014 – Eye/Feel/Write For You: Broadside Series. Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2015 – Eye/Feel/Write: Experiments in Ekphrasis. Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2015 – Ars Moriendi: Writings on the Art of Dying. Singapore: Lien Foundation & Squircle Line Press.

2017 – Asingbol: An Archaeology of the Singaporean Poetic Form. USA: Glass Lyre Press; Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2017 – Eye/Feel/Write: Building Architectonics. Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2018 Anima Methodi: The Poetics of Mirroring. Eds. Desmond Kon and Eric Tinsay Valles. Singapore: Squircle Line Press.

2018 SingPoWriMo 2018: The Anthology. Eds. Stephanie Chan, Desmond Kon, Ng Yi-Sheng and Rodrigo Dela Peña Jr. Singapore: Math Paper Press.

 

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