I Remember You 老爸

I Remember You 老爸

In loving memory of my father Leong Khai Kwan August 24th 1939 - June 14th 2021 This is a poem I wrote for my father during the first 24 hours of his passing. 2 earlier drafts were read during his wake service on Tuesday June 15th 2021 and his funeral service on...

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Life as a Cupcake in the age of pandemic

Life as a Cupcake in the age of pandemic

The poet in me has awakened lately.. I use this iconic birthday cupcake image all the time with just anybody whose having a birthday but this is the first time it’s coming with a personalised poem.. Sandeep is a great writer and poet himself so this was apt as this...

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Message of hope during troubled times

Message of hope during troubled times

Each of the 62 ship’s wheels represents a vessel with hundreds of sailors, who have been murdered before they could find their way back to their loved ones, and in today’s context, also a reflection of the fears of those who have tested positive for Covid-19.

“Their souls followed the pirate’s daughter because she truly understood what it was to never go home,” Liang told theSun.

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Poesy Liang Heals Family Tragedy With A Powerful Art Installation

Poesy Liang Heals Family Tragedy With A Powerful Art Installation

The collection of maritime artifacts that her father had placed in a makeshift attic space pleaded to be redeemed.
It was always a huge burden to the family, literally hanging over us. It represented my father’s shame, I saw him as a broken man when I was 5 years old. He never recovered and became bitter as I grew up,” Poesy revealed.

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Moving Forward

Moving Forward

If there was such a mode of transportation, it would be a cart pulled by a stubborn ox unwilling to do any work.

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Bald Empathy Movement

Bald Empathy Movement

Bald Empathy Movement turns 10 today.. Throwback to May 16th 2011, Poesy shaved off her hair at the 64th Cannes Film Festival after touring the project through 3 continents..

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In memory of Datuk Wong Saiwan

In memory of Datuk Wong Saiwan

2012 was a very difficult year for me – I was contemplating suicide. That year 2 cats came into my life; one was feimao Saiwan and the other was Harry Putter. It was only apt that I gifted the golden bottle of Johnny Walker that had my name engraved on it to Saiwan. The true test of friendship continues long after one is gone.. loyalty sticks forever.

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Farewell Saiwan

Farewell Saiwan

You have shown me such kindness since the day we met and the world mourns your departure. Out of so many interviews you arranged for me over the years, this is the first and the best because you personally penned it to celebrate my birthday month.

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Pirate’s Daughter Press Release

Pirate’s Daughter Press Release

The Pirate’s Daughter opened on May 1st 2021 in Abundantia Kuala Lumpur. This exhibit will run till end of 2021 before moving to a public venue for its next season. Those hoping to visit this location can make an appointment via the artist’s Instagram @poesyliang or Facebook.com/poesyliang

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Burglar at Abundantia

Burglar at Abundantia

Karu the gang leader of a theft syndicate broke into my art residence at 4am and stole from me. I prayed and dedicated the rest of his journey to God, that under whatever circumstances that he has to commit crime to make a living, make this his last job. 

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The Full Frontal

The Full Frontal

In June of 2012, her art studio roof started to leak followed by the tropical monsoon season. By October, it was raining heavily inside the house and in November the entire roof collapsed. She had no resources to make major renovations as her rainy day funds went to a surgery in July. While her roof was slowly giving way, her mental health declined.

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The Running Rabbit coming soon! 11/11/21

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