Author: Eksentrika

POETRY | Unrequested Sad Dick Pics by Zhyldyz Syr

Image credit art-spire.com Unrequested sad dick pics Looking their way under settings shift Giving stroke to holy folks Cover them in flatty jokes And disturb some dry feminism Give them moisturizing soul cream called hedonism “recently deleted” is your new home now Look you’re not minority, oh wow Is it peace, yes, it probably IS You can be you now Released! Hi, my name is Zhyldyz. I am 100% organic woman. Here is a sarcastic poem I wrote after talking a guy somewhere on Tinder. I actually run a blog and I haven’t written any poems throughout all my years...

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SHORT STORY | Help by Vernon Daim

Image credit craftsonfire.com Baby Nick drifts into dreamland populated by candy houses and pastel-coloured animals. Mother’s sweet lullaby conceals her own suffering and drowns out the meaningless murmuring of the old ceiling fan. Mr Raj the landlord, indifferent to her predicament, had sent the third and final notice this morning. If rental is still not paid by next Monday, she will be evicted. Today is Friday. Her nimble fingers are typing furiously on the cracked screen of her phone, asking for help from everyone in her contact list. She can no longer be bashful in a desperate time like this....

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POETRY | Rubbish by Lawrence Pettener

Image sourced My Sunday morning floor: fingernail bits and hairs, plus dead skin, sex toys and other such detritus, lie in a mass. With no one to rub off, or to rub me up the right way, I sometimes feel a little rubbish. Agile ang-moh, quacky kwai-lo, newschool & Liverpool, Irish & published, pager & stager loved by Ted Hughes & Attila, out there & out here – like Lawrence Pettener‘s book, May All Beings Rock! Are you a poet? Send us some of your poems over to editors@eksentrika.com! We also welcome short stories as well. Do include a short...

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2018 gets off to a colourful start through these artworks!

It’s been a year since we’ve been organising Eksentrika’s Art of the Day. Just like the previous months, January 2018 began with a nice colourful start! From flowers to pop culture references to mermaids, here are some of the best artworks that were submitted to us with some we hand picked ourselves from the Doodle Malaysia – Do you doodle? Facebook group. And ofcourse, how can we not forget Eksentrika’s Art of the Month for January 2018. Created painstakingly through colour pencils, it was no surprise when Fadzwan Wan‘s “Kedai Nyonya” was voted the most number of times by our...

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Artwork of an endangered rhino becomes Eksentrika’s Art of the Year 2017

After a week of voting process on our Instagram page, our readers have finally decided. Ladies and gentlemen, here’s Eksentrika’s Art of the Year 2017! Garnering a whopping 570 votes, Ivan Alexander Francis‘ artwork was of the black rhino, an endangered species. “I was always fascinated by rhinos. And it literally broke me when I found out that there aren’t that many left in Malaysia. “When I heard about the rhino in Malaysia that was ill and found out that there are only three Malaysian rhinos left, it gave me the drive I needed to complete it” Ivan who...

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august, 2018

12jul - 12augjul 128:30 pmaug 12COMPANY

13jul - 13augjul 138:30 pmaug 13COMPANY

14jul - 14augjul 148:30 pmaug 14COMPANY

15jul - 15augjul 158:30 pmaug 15COMPANY

11aug8:30 pm- 10:00 pmintim sessions #9

18aug - 19aug 1811:00 amaug 19Yayasan Sime Darby Arts Festival (YSDAF) 2018

18aug - 19aug 1811:00 amaug 19Life Sdn Bhd: Issues (YSD Arts Festival)

24aug - 28aug 248:30 pmaug 28Adam! The Musical

25aug6:00 pm- 8:00 pmROJAK – Celebrating Diversity