Russell Leong

Russell Leong , a Chinese-American writer, is the editor of Amerasia Journal, published by UCLA's Asian American Studies Center. His poetry is included in The Open Boat. (Anchor Press, 1992).

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Unfolding Flowers, Matchless Flames

  I “Tell me my name,” I asked Sifu, as ashes turn the City of Angels blue. Said he: “Wait until Gautama’s birthday.” Tip by singed fingertip, the ends of orange punk sticks tinge the burning days of L.A.— firefighters in bulletproof vests catapult through flames prod mini-malls to fall faster without falling upon the […]

By Russell Leong

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