The following featured memoirs are written by participating writers in the Local Ties: Place-based Memoir Workshop from November to December 2020 conducted by Verena Tay at Queenstown Public Library

Waypost Xoxo art exhibition is an art exhibition where artists create a responsive art work to their memoirs currently exhibiting at the National Library Tampines Hub from 3 May to 29 May 2021.

The memoirs will be available for reading during the exhibition period. To read the memoirs, please click on individual stories. The memoirs are also accessible by QR code at Waypost Xoxo art exhibition

1. Boomerang a local-ties memoir about a place to which I always return By Lee Seow Ser

2. Reconstructing Labrador Villa Road By Koh Gek Ling Emily

3. My Second Home By Lynn Wong Yuqing

4. My Convent at Victoria Street By Christine Tee

5.  Once Upon A Time at Ballater Close By Oon Sim Sim

6. Tanglin Huat—See You Is Good By francis siew

7. The House of Possibilities, a memoir of childhood By Anne Lee Tzu Pheng

8. The Carpenter’s Shophouse By Ng Sok Huang Charlene


10. Still Reeling By Benedicta J. Foo

11. A Pair of Black Shoes in Hougang By Seah Hui Wen

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