Stories That Inspire Us / The Author Series, welcomed to today’s podcast, Wednesday, December 7, 2022, Kelly Kaur, Author of the book: Letters to Singapore. Her book was published by Stonehouse publishing, on May 1, 2022. Since that time, her book literally has been around the world and ultimately is traveling out of this world!
Kelly’s love to write and it shows in the passion of her book. Additionally, her poems and works have been published internationally. Here are a list of some of them: Understorey Magazine, Blindman Session Beer Cans, Best Asian Stories 2020, Let In the Light, Asia Anthology, Best Asian Poetry 2021-2022, International Human Rights Arts Festival, New York (2021and 22022), The North Dakota Human Rights Arts Festival Travelling Exhibition in 6 cities, Jan to Nov, 2022, Growing Up Indian (Singapore Anthology 2022), and Landed: Transformative Stories of Canadian Immigrant Women (September 2022). (Her works are on the Lunar Codex project: her poem, “A Singaporean’s Love Affair” is going to the moon on the NOVA Mission on the NOVA time capsule in 2022. Letters to Singapore will also be going to the moon on the Griffin Mission on the Polaris time capsule in 2023/2024.)
Kelly’s poem, “The Justice of Death,” was awarded Honorable Mention in the Creators of Justice Literary Awards, International Human Rights Art Festival, New York. She was selected for The Only Question Project, Mannheim-Calgary. Ulyanovsk UNESCO City of Literature: Authors in Conversations, Her story, “The Kitchen is Her Home,” published in Fragmented Voice, Heart/h, Home Anthology. Fragmented Voice Press, United Kingdom October 2021, was nominated for the Pushcart Prize 2022.
To connect with Kelly further and purchase her book, please check out her website and various social media platforms:
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Thank you Kelly - your book is beautifully written and “Truly” these are the Stories That Inspire Us!!--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/janis-melillo7/message