Ren Jiang

Ren Jiang is a Chinese writer, editor, and theatre/filmmaker based on unceded Wurundjeri country. Their work has been featured in the Australian Poetry Journal, The Melbourne Fringe Festival, the Australian Multilingual Writing Project, Multicultural Arts Victoria, and more. They are currently a poetry editor for Voiceworks magazine, and a 2022 Wheeler Centre Hot Desk Fellow.


Listen— i am a sorry son weaving upward or the spark in every raindrop shaken off somebody else’s web i— want to sprawl across the stretching lifeline on your palm, plucking at your favourite song. Listen, i— am often moved …

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the password is: “Love you for 10,000 years”

but it’s not undying1; let’s not give it forever. i just want to make time a little stretchier. in this kind of love: my body hurtles towards the ceiling at 2 a.m with the fan on the highest setting, and …

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