wen-juenn lee

poet on Wurundjeri land. email me what you’re reading.
the tina kane emergent writer for 2023.


  1. what is alien is what is lowered, KINGS Artist-Run
  2. sometimes holiness is a room; sometimes, a door, un Projects
  3. let it be known, Cordite Poetry Review
  4. a soft, unarmoured thing, Going Down Swinging
  5. irritated at: the couple, a closed door, The Wheeler Centre
  6. I hear the same things when you speak, Meanjin
  7. chinese class, New Zealand Poetry 2022
  8. for sylvie & the moonee ponds creek, Cordite Poetry Review
  9. Lunar New Year in the Grampians, The Big Issue: Fiction Edition
  10. on debt & horse-riding camp, Going Down Swinging
  11. my workmate feeds gulls on break today, Antithesis
  12. on breaking & being broken, Meanjin
  13. modes of cleaning: acts I–III, Meanjin
  14. returning home again, Landfall
  15. waiting for you, Emerging Writers Festival
  16. like wool catching on bark, Voiceworks
  17. sounds in a strange land, Going Down Swinging
  18. tigerbalm, Scum Mag
  19. my father calls, but, Love in a Time of Covid
  20. Husband and Wife Talk Without Talking At A Difficult Dinner Party, Poetry Shelf
  21. Last July, Southerly
  22. A love letter to my mother: a work in progress, Landfall