Diary of a Miu Miu Salesgirl (2019) charts a girlhood spent growing up in a changing city among glittering ice lanterns and forgotten tenement buildings. These sharp, tender poems retrace their steps through the past and present in Hong Kong and London, contending with what it means to make a new home far away from home.
Digital copies available at Bitter Melon Poetry:
(limited edition print copies sold out)
“We don’t need to speak the same language to tell our stories, and Wong’s poetry is a reminder of that.” – Reviewed by Anya Goncharova for Asian Cha