Making Instant Noodles at the End of the Rainbow

Works in Translation


Norman Erikson Pasaribu, translated by Tiffany Tsao
Published as a part of Cordite Poetry Review — 57: CONFESSION, Feb 01, 2017

First published in Sergius Mencari Bacchus as Merebus Mie Instan di Ujung Pelangi.

Wake up. It’s four a.m. Your cellphone alarm goes off. It’s for Christy—her morning Quiet Time. Turn off the alarm and make the bed. This is usually Christy’s job. Go to the kitchen and get …

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