Grace Shuyi Liew

Grace Shuyi Liew is a Malaysian lesbian poet and writer. She is a 2020 Emerging Fellow at the Center for Fiction in Brooklyn, NY, where she currently lives. She is the author of Careen (Noemi Press, 2019), which has been named Electric Literature’s “14 Unmissable Poetry Books of 2019” and Entropy Magazine’s “Best Poetry Books of 2019.” She has been anthologized in 2019 Best of the Net. This is her first nonfiction publication.

How Grief Works

how voraciously I will hunt in every minutiae of life a hint of my dearly departed