Another Day of No Fishing (Literal translation)
A collection of six short stories with themes such as what it was like to grow up in a kampung in the 60s and experiencing a shipyard accident in the 1970s. This collection also captures the lived experience of elderly cleaners and gig economy workers, mental illness resulting from bullying, and a taxi-driver who could not catch a break during the Covid-19 pandemic.
热带文学艺术俱乐部 / Tropical Literature and Art Club
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Ri Luo Dong (Tan Guang Sen)
Tan Guang Sen was born in Singapore in 1949. He started writing in the 1970s and is presently focusing on novels. He started working at the age of 17 and draws on his experience from his early years as an underprivileged person for his stories and protagonists. His published short story collections include The Dormant Volcano and Pride Ginseng Chicken Soup.