Joey Chin


After the hunger strike of the Scholarism student group


The mouth knows mouths when
opened can command a line up
of arsenal and the ranks of men,

 so it may shut its own                             The mouth must learn there
to synchronize a silent                             are other mouths emptied
symphony of arrogance.                           so they can open to sing.

Joey Chin

Joey Chin is currently a graduate student pursuing her MFA at City University of Hong Kong. She is interested in etymology and languages.