We Rose Up Slowly

Jon Gresham | Math Paper Press |

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The phenomenon began with birds flying higher and things falling slower. Now the phenomenon is everywhere and it has changed the way we touch each other. Once one evening, after you’d finished your ice cream, I came close to you and we took our clothes off. Socks floating around the room.’

In Singapore, Australia and Jakarta, worlds fall apart, everyone is looking for an escape and nothing will be the same again.

Exploring possibility and desire, yearning and identity, We Rose Up Slowly is the debut collection of short stories by Jon Gresham.

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ISBN: 978-981-09-4564-0

Page Count: 188

Language: English

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The phenomenon began with birds flying higher and things falling slower. Now the phenomenon is everywhere and it has changed the way we touch each other. Once one evening, after you’d finished your ice cream, I came close to you and we took our clothes off. Socks floating around the room.’

In Singapore, Australia and Jakarta, worlds fall apart, everyone is looking for an escape and nothing will be the same again.

Exploring possibility and desire, yearning and identity, We Rose Up Slowly is the debut collection of short stories by Jon Gresham.

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ISBN: 978-981-09-4564-0

Page Count: 188

Language: English

Jon Gresham

Jon Gresham is an author and photographer based in Singapore. His short story collection We Rose Up Slowly was published in 2015. His work has appeared in anthologies such as In TransitFrom the Belly of the Cat, and Eastern Heathens. He is also a director of Sing Lit Station, a literary community and charity based in Singapore, and leads the Writing the City creative writing workshops and Book A Writer programme.

Math Paper Press

MATH PAPER PRESS (est. 2005) is the publishing arm of BOOKSACTUALLY that deals with short experimental novellas, poetry and essays. Math Paper Press also distributes books by selected publishers.

BooksActually also hosts a fortnightly public dinner gathering, BABETTE’S FEAST, where writers are encouraged to share and discuss their works. Math Paper Press will spot new talent during these sessions. Each of the newly discovered writers will be published in a tangible book form, in their very own chapbooks.

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