Category Archives: Essays and Poems by Dr. Cheung

The Turbulent Voyages of Vengeance

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When you leaf through the following pages of this year’s Comparative Literature Bulletin, you will see how the spirit of revenge has gone through many forms of metamorphosis. From the ancient Hellenic view of divine retribution to contemporary popular modes of vengeance, stories of revenge engage their readers/viewers as much as they consume their creators. Acts of revenge probably embody […]

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給關錦鵬的情書

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親愛的關錦鵬: 拿起筆桿寫情書,是少不更事時的片刻衝動,那時候不需要勇氣,只有熱情。因此今天向你表白真情,總感到萬分尷尬,踟蹰不前。雖然知道你是十分平易近人,但總覺得不知從何說起。但自從我的母親離去後,我愈發抓緊向我所愛人的表白,我在惶恐和傷痛中害怕再沒有表白的機會,因為人生苦短,我也不知道自己還有多少日子,所以我努力的與時間競賽,希望在我有生之年,能夠寄出所有的情書。這是我在倉卒間寫下的第三封情書,並且學會了用e貓小蒙恬手寫板寫的。這實在有點可惜,因為那些愛上我的人,特別是男人,都鍾愛我那工整秀麗的筆跡。我知道你我注定不能相愛,秀麗的筆跡既然不派用場,我也樂於請科技代勞了。

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