Marco Yan

Marco Yan's poems have been published in Third Coast, The Adroit Journal, Diode, and elsewhere. He currently lives and teaches in Hong Kong.

John Who Wears Black

12th June 2019, Admiralty, Hong Kong protests alongside ten thousand youths now called rioters now reduced to statistics disregarded by the one in power the dowager who holes up in the golden interior of her palace her yellow curtains her …

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Pale sky high clouds the heat soaks into the concrete making shadows out of everything it’s the Establishment of Summer again the city open to light and humidity see the dust gnats pollen tinsels of pollution the sweat on my …

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