1992 – A Brief History of Toa Payoh and Other Poems. Singapore: Imperial Publishing House.

2001 – The Worth of Wonder. Singapore: Times Books International.

2003 – The Ocean of Ambition. Singapore: SNP International.

2008 – Heartlands: Home and Nation in the Art of Ong Kim Seng. Singapore: Ong Kim Seng.


1994 – Bugis Street: The Novel. Singapore: Pacific Theatricals.


1997 – Southeast Asian Art: A New Spirit. Singapore: Art & Artist Speak.

2000 – Toa Payoh: Our Kind of Neighbourhood. Singapore: Times Media for Housing & Development Board.

2002 – Heart Work: Stories of How EDB Steered the Singapore Economy From 1961 Into the 21st Century.  Singapore: Economic Development Board.

2005 – How Not To Make Money: Inside Stories From Singapore’s Commercial Affairs Department. Singapore: Singapore Police Force.

2007 – Home At Mount Pleasant: The Senior Police Officers’ Mess of the Singapore Police Force. Singapore: Singapore Police Officers’ Mess, Singapore Police Force.

2011 – Living With the End in Mind: A Study of How to Increase the Quality of Death in Singapore. SIngapore: Lien Foundation


1993 – Singapore: Places, Poems, Paintings. Art Ed. Chia Wai Hon. Singapore: Art & Artist Speak.

2002 – From Boys to Men: A Literary Anthology of National Service in Singapore. Eds. Koh Buck Song and Umej Bhatia. Singapore: Landmark Books.

SELECTED POEMS: "A Brief History of Toa Payoh" >