Singapore-born author of the famous 2006 work, SQ21: Singapore Queers in the 21st Century. Also a poet, he published his work in such literary journals as Softblow, Queer, and Asian Journal.
He graduated from Columbia University, having studied comparative literature and writing.
He published Last Boy, his first collection of poems, in 2006.
He and his family lived in Hong Kong for three years during his childhood.
He and fellow writer Eric Temple Bell both attended Columbia University.