HEART TO SAY WITH ASIA SAMSON

We reached out to Asia Samson of THE ASIA PROJECT - but it was he who definitely spoke to us first. His interactions with vast audiences over a number of places in the world are fiery, relatable, raw, sometimes jarring - mostly beautiful. Watch him in action - HERE, + a favourite of mine: here. We thank ASIA a [...]

MUMBLED WORDS ON A PAGE by MARK OOI

A poem that was born in the midst of contemplation, as lights went out in a room. What if someone, Switched off all the lights, And plunged us, Into the dark, Dancing, In shadows no longer existent, A dozen pirouettes, The waltz behind a hymn, Worries that plagued us, Now light as a feather.   [...]

ISSUE 3 | LOG ON

LOGGING ON TeamCarpeBloom: status: online TeamCarpeBloom is typing... TeamCarpeBloom says: ACTUALLY, WE'VE NEVER GONE OFFLINE. NEVER LOGGED OFF. UNTIL NOW. AS YOUNG PEOPLE, WE'RE ALWAYS ONLINE. CONNECTED. TO WI-FI. TO DATA. TO EACH OTHER. TO OUR THEORIES, OUR DIGITAL ART WORK, LINES OF TEXT ON A LAPTOP SCREEN. WIRES TRANSMITTING MUSIC TO OUR EARS. WE'RE ALWAYS CONNECTED. ALWAYS [...]