Issue 13: Bunnie and Grandma

By Angel Yip (ELED Year 4, 2012-2013) Bunnie is perhaps one of the happiest rabbits in the world. She had the best playmate ever who was her Grandma. ‘Hands up and HOP. One, two, three, HOP!’ Grandma told Bunnie. ‘Nice! Bunnie, you hop like a ballet dancer.’ Day by day, Bunnie hopped better and better. …

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Issue 12: Flesh and blood, what else?

By Angel Yip (ELED Year 3, 2011-2012) Have you ever felt lost in your life, not geographically, but figuratively and spiritually? Despite your name, you have not a single clue about who you are. It is like something in you is missing. Nowadays, we almost share the same kind of life. We study, we work …

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Issue 11: Solitude

By Angel YIP (ELED Year 3, 2011-12)Reflections from the computer screen were two eyes, framing exhaustion. Whose?…oh, mine. Mine? Countless files piled up beside the screen, forming a wall, blocking the face of the colleague sitting right opposite me. Penetrating through a small hole though, rays of the same emptiness were reflected from my colleague’s eyes. Suddenly, …

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Issue 7: Sharing on Atonement

By Angel YIP (EDE Year 1, 2009-2010) This is the atonement of Briony Thallis, atonement since she was 13. Atonement is too heavy for a thirteen-year-old girl, but the mistake she has made and the consequences of her fault are far too heavy. She lies about witnessing Robbie, the lover of her sister Cecilia, raping Lola. …

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