As International Women's Day approaches next week on March 8, we're celebrating women from all walks of life. From Asian women who are making waves in the fashion world, to strong wellness warriors, and Hong Kong female chefs, this time, we're introducing Hong Kong's very own female poets.
Celebrate Asian female writers by sipping on their words of wisdom today—whether it's their love letters Hong Kong, or coming-of-age pieces, these female poets from Hong Kong will inspire you to dive deeper into your own self-discovery journey.
1. Tammy Lai-Ming Ho
Tammy Lai-Ming Ho is an associate professor teaching fiction, poetry and poetics as well as modern drama at Hong Kong Baptist University. Outside of teaching, the poet works on her own writing, winning numerous awards and nominations for poetry and short stories while also acting as the founding co-editor of Cha: An Asian Literary Journal. She writes about various topics, drawing inspiration from her personal life and the city.