Author Archives: Lydia Kwa

About Lydia Kwa

Lydia Kwa has published four novels and two books of poetry. Her latest novel is ORACLE BONE (Arsenal Pulp Press, 2017), the first in a series of speculative fictions novels collectively called the chuanqi trilogy. Her writing spans various times and spaces in the Asia-Pacific region and imagination. She lives and works in Vancouver as a writer and psychologist.


A poem by Lydia Kwa inspired by a painting by Remedios Varo

The Right Hand

Neighbours need to know when to keep to themselves, if you know what I mean.