Story Collection:

Sex and Taipei City, Red Hen Press, March 2019.

Poetry Collection:

We Grow Old: Fifty-Three Chinese Love Poems, The Backwaters Press, September 2008.

Poetry Chapbooks:

My Body Is Not a Textbook But You Are My Mango, Dancing Girl Press, May 2013.

House Cats, Dancing Girl Press, Feb 2014.

One Woman Fruit Stand, Imaginary Friend Press, June 2014.

The Alphabet Between Legs, Boaat Press, November 2014.

Stray Cats, Dancing Girl Press, June 2015.

Triptychs On a White Belt, Another New Calligraphy, 2017.



"Silence Manager." Bellevue Literary Review. New York, NY. Vol. 5, No. 1. Spring 2005. 39-42

"Passport Baby." Timber Creek Review. Greensboro, NC. Vol. 2, No. 2. Summer 2005. 37-42

"Falling Petals." Convergence. Spring 2005

"Yellow Empress." Word Riot. April 2005 

"Betel Nut Beauty." Motherverse. Two Harbors, MN. Issue 3. Winter 2006. 5-10

"Ho Ping Class Reunion." Dandelion. Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Volume 31 No. 2. 6-14.

"Cat Spring Roll." Amoskeag: The Journal of Southern New Hampshire University. Manchester, NH. Spring 2006. Vol. 23, No.1. 39-42

"Philosopie." Alimentum. New York, NY. Issue 4. 90-92

"A Bowl of the Real Thing." Painted Bride Quarterly. Camden,  NJ. Vol.74

"The Strange Objects Museum." Zyzzyva. San Francisco, CA. Vol. 22 No. 3. Winter 2006. 91-96.

"Picking Through Garbage." Wheelhouse Magazine. Vol.4

"Mail Order Bride," The Externalist: A Journal of Perspectives. Issue 8.

"Yuan Zu Socializing," Wisconsin Review. Vol. 42 Issue 2. Spring 2008. 52-57.

"Simple As That." Sphere. Fairleigh Dickinson University, NJ. 2008.

"Wrong Side of the Nightmarket," MFA/MFYou, Winter 2008. (

"Daughter," Melusine 1.1, Spring 2009.

"My Strange Grandpa," The Evening Street Review, Dublin, OH. Number 1. Summer 2009. 23-28.

"Jiang Furniture." Lady Jane Miscellany. Issue 2. Vol. 1. Summer 2010. 52-65.

"Mr. Wong’s Duck." Cutthroat: A Journal of the Arts. Forthcoming.

"The Ghost Bride." The McGuffin. Winter 2011, Vol. XXVII No.2. 155-159.

"The Rats." Ars Medica. Forthcoming.

"Writing on the Basement Wall." J Journal: New Writing on Justice. Spring 2011, Vol. 4, No. 1. 71-76.

"The Dog that Cried Ah Wei." The Smoking Poet. March 2011.

"The Forty-Ninth Night." Rougarou. Spring 2013. Volume 9, Issue 1.

"Mine." Eastlit. Vol. 4 Issue 26. January 2015.

"Flower Girl." Cahaba River Literary Journal, Forthcoming.

"Rainy Night Stand Up." Eastlit. Vol. 4 Issue 28. March 2015.

"Immersion." Diverse Voices Quarterly. 2015.

"Cleavage." Damfino, May 2017.


"A Sign," "Which Line is You." Origami Condom Issue #3

"An Apple Pie."Poetry Harbor. Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

"My Father."  Red Hawk Review. Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

"Belly Button." Pearl Magazine. Long Beach, California.

"A Shared Pacifier." Paper Wall Magazine. Issue 10

"Rawness of the Egg." 3:AM Magazine.

"20 NT Papayas." In the Grove. Issue 17. Summer 2009. 

"Body Shots  #1-13." Red Peter, July 2008.

"Body Shots #45, 46, 76, 77, 100, 101." Beat the Dust, December 2009.

"Body Shot #37." Physiognomy in Letters, Vol. 2 Issue 1, January 2010.

"To a Little White Mouse." Mayday Magazine. Issue 3. Fall 2010.

"Taiwanese Witch," "Ear Heart." Pirene's Fountain. Vol. 4 Issue 9. April 2010. 

“I am Not a Witch,” “The Alphabet Between Legs,” “Venus.” Parting Gifts. Vol. 23 No.1. 5-6.

"A Hotel Room," "A Glass of Water." Spillway. Huntington Beach, CA. Issue 16, July 2011. 27.

"Cat Torso," "The Eye of the Poem," "Webcam," Shampoo. Issue 39. 

"Tale of a Mouse." Mouse Tales Press August 2011.

"Ashamed Cat," "Loner Cat," "Paw Map," Spork. September 2011.

"Cat Prison," "Prisoner Choo Choo," "Visitor Cats," "Evil Cat," and "Officer Cat," SLAB. Issue 7, May 2012. 90-99.

"Neukom Vivarium," "Bruno," "Truce," "Origin. of Species," "Turtles All the Way Down," Shadowtrain. March-April 2012.

"The Longing Cat," "Famous Cat," "Go-See Cat," "Aspiring Model Cat," The Prose Poem Project. Vol. 2 Issue 4. Spring 2012. 60-63.

"This is Where to Place the Scalpel," Askew. Issue 12. Spring/Summer 2012. 11.

"Black Kitty From Across the Street," Ink, Sweat & Tears. May 2012. 

"Siamese Mix," Kindling. Portland, OR. Issue Five. 4.   

"The Crazy Canary," Cartographer. Forthcoming.

"Euler's Identity," The Prose Poem Project. Vol. 3 Issue 1. 2.

"To Merced College," Potomac Review. Winter 2013.

 "Creepy Like Mommy," "Yuzu," "Sometimes Aloha Buttons,"  Black Heart Magazine. November 2012.

"Can We Know," The Curator. July 2014.

"Comparative Myth." Hartskill Review. Volume 1 Issue 3. Winter 2014. 3.

"White Belt." The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts.

"Crescent Kick," "Kyorugi," "Taegeuk Sah Jang," Juked Print issue #12. 2015. 

Quaint Magazine. Issue 4.

"Fighting Stance," "Taegeuk Ee Jang," "Dan Gun," "Do San," Queen Mob's Teahouse. June-July 2015.

"Mono y Di," "Six Degrees of Polypeptide," Black Warrior Review. Forthcoming.

"Radi to Ulna," "Articulation." Gyroscope. Issue 17.3, Summer 2017. 46, 58

Poetry Translations:

 "A Single Word." Potomac Review. Rockville, MD. Issue 38. Fall/Winter 2004-05. 218.

"Two Laments of the Pipa." Diner. Worcester, MA. Fall/Winter 2005. 59-60.



"Dreams." The Cream City Review. Milwaukee, WI. Vol. 29, No. 1 Spring 2005. 17-21.

"The Case Against Google: Perfect Ten." The Intelligence Magazine. Taipei, Taiwan. April 2006. 16-17.

"Toss Hair Dance." The Gilded Serpent. July 2006.

"At the Linguistic Crossroads. " Watchword Magazine. Vol. 9.

"Ten Things I Don't Like About Korean Drama." Cold Drill. Issue 39, 2010. Boise, Idaho. 32-34

"Never Sparing the Rod." The Writing Disorder. Spring 2011.

Craft Essay For Six Degrees of Polypeptide, Black Warrior Review 43.1. 21 Nov. 2016.


"Poems of the Masters." The New Review of Literature. Los Angeles, CA. Vol. 2, No. 1. October 2004. 200-204.

"The Eleventh Son: A Novel of Martial Arts." Axe Factory Review. Philadelphia, PA. 28-31.

"Gang of One." Rain Taxi Review of Books. Minneapolis, MN.

"Type O Negative by Joel Tan." Rattle. Studio City, CA.

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"Rapunzel." Twisted Fayrie Tales Anthology. Eternal Press.Victoria, Australia. 2007

"Mail Order Bride," Families: The Frontline of Pluralism
Wising Up Press. Decatur, GA

"I’ve Seen," "A Raised Threshold," "Kimchi," "Our Differences," "Not Chinese," Stranger at Home, Anthology of American Poetry with an Accent. New York: Numina Press, July 2008. 

"From French Maid to Chinese Bride." Naturalized Woman, Naturalized Citizen. Wising Up Press. Decatur, GA. June 2011. 269-271.

"Biochemical Weapon Zombie Dog Dream: A Political Allegory." The People's Apocalypse. Lit Star Press, December 2012. 176-178.

"The New Egg," "Already Too Late," Body Electric Anthology. Forthcoming. 


"An Argument to Use Creative Writing in the Whole Language, Second Language Classroom."  2006 AWP Pedagogy Papers. Fairfax, VA.