Ricepaper Staff

Our new issue is out, featuring works by Fred Wah, Yasuko Thanh, Ann Marie Fleming, Frances Kai-Hwa Wang, Tom Cho, Janice Luo, Amy Matthewson, Corinna Chong, Kathryn Gwun-Yeen Lennon, Sarah Wai Yee Ling and Radha Smith.

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By Colleen Lanki

Published in 14.2

The space between objects.
The silence between sounds.
The stillness between actions.



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Ma is a Japanese aesthetic principle meaning “emptiness” or “absence.”  It is the space between objects, … more »