Balik Kampung 3C: Central Corridor

Balik Kampung 3C: Central Corridor

Edited by Verena Tay

Balik Kampung 3C: Central Corridor contains stories that feature the central spine of Singapore: from Bukit Timah, Bukit Merah, Farrer Road, Cairnhill, down to the Keppel area. Responding to at least ten years of living within a particular neighbourhood, each author has woven aspects of specific landscapes together with various autobiographical elements and created fascinating combinations of fiction and non-fiction. This collection will guarantee to touch your heart and make you wonder about where in the world you call home.

Summary of Contents

The Flowers

by Samantha Toh

Dying Alone

by Sanjay C. Kuttan

Cigarette Break at Cairnhill Place

by Loh Hwai Fang

The Return

by Candice Chan


by Desmond Ong

Stirling Road

by Soh Lai Yee

Liquid Gold

by Tan Joo Hymn


by Meenatchi Sabapathy

The Chairman

by Derek Judge