"I would really hope that this would make people see the short story as an important art, not just something you played around with until you got a novel."

- Alice Munro, Nobel Prize for Literature 2013 acceptance

Lily Kong - Bionote

44 Lily Kong

      Lily Kong’s short stories and other writings have been published in magazines and newspapers. She won an English short story writing contest in the 1985 NUS Literary Society Writing Contest, and in 2013, she won the National Arts Council’s “Beyond Words Chinese Picture Book Writing Contest.” She has four other English picture book stories published by Epigram Books. Lily Kong attendrd Raffles Girls’ Secondary School, National Junior College and graduated from National University of Singapore, majoring in English Literature and Economics. She also holds a teaching Diploma in English as a Second Language, Speech and Drama, Public Speaking and Early Childhood Education.

Short Story in English 2018


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