Author Archives: carouselcalvo

About carouselcalvo

poetry, prose, random musings

Review of Barbie (S. Korean Film) by Sang-Woo Lee Here’s the link of the Movie Review I did for Ricepaper Magazine Issue 18.1

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Richmond, BC

Richmond, BC after Robert Fitterman _________ Garden Restaurant Sesame Oil Hoisin Sauce Chilli Oil Rice Wine Vinegar Soy Sauce Sriracha Fish Sauce Kitsup Red Vinegar Oyster Sauce Plum Sauce XO Sauce Canola Oil Coconut Oil Coconut Oil Kitsup Rice Wine … Continue reading

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Random Musings: excerpts from a forgotten journal

Vancouver, August 19, 2013 I’m not one for long posts, but the past few days have been surreal. I’m leaving in 2 days to move to Montreal and I’m apprehensive and excited. I’ve lived (on and off for 3 months … Continue reading

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Book Review: Miah by Julia Lin

ISBN: 9781894770996 Book Review: Miah, by Julia Lin By Carousel Calvo When elders talks about family history, they try to speak about them in a cursory manner, and often levity creeps in even when the conversation turns to serious matters. … Continue reading

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Reading Challenge: Book Review

I’m adding my name to a pool of bibliophiles at World Without Ends. I’ll be reading 12 books from 12 women author’s and reviewing them each. I’ve selected all the authors randomly. The instructions did not state that all has … Continue reading

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chapbook and self-publishing

I made this chapbook last year as part of my end of term creative writing assignment. I worked for days, a labour of love, and gave it to my friends as ┬ámementos. I also thought of sharing my chapbook to … Continue reading

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The Itinerary

Cebu (and other places in between) – November 15, 2012 – February 8, 2013 Hiking trails – did not go since no one wanted to go with me and I did not want to get lost @ Sergio Osmena Trail … Continue reading

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