Marcus Ong is a writer and teacher from Singapore. He is working on a novel and short story collection.

Publications –

The Chiropractor” – American Short Fiction Online

They Must Come From Somewhere” – Chicago Quarterly Review

Goodbye” – Salt Hill Journal

Yoga” – Sundog Lit (Nominated for Best of the Net and the Pushcart Prize)

“Kafka Needs to Understand” – Washington Square Review *

Thank God for Sade” – The Adroit Journal

Eggs” – Litro Magazine (USA)

Cobra” – X-R-A-Y

“Itch” – Meetinghouse *

Alfie’s Resolve” – Newfound

Mid 20s, Death of Logic and Reasoning” – Going Down Swinging

Proper Names” – Hayden’s Ferry Review (Nominated for the Pushcart Prize and selected for Best Small Fictions 2022)

Baby” – Guesthouse (Nominated for the Pushcart Prize)

“The Writers’ Bar” – Momaya Short Story Review (Ambition)


Others –

Longlisted for the Epigram Books Fiction Prize 2018

Fiction Mentor for the Adroit Journal Summer Mentorship Program 2022

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