Deepavali Feasting

The festival of Deepavali, also known as ‘Festival of Lights’, will be observed on Tuesday, 6 November this year. RAELENE TAN explores the cuisine and customs of the Indian festival, Deepavali.

Tennis Tastebuds

With the WTA Tennis Finals coming up this month, Raelene Tan takes a look at how the game’s best female stars fuel up for competition.

Capturing Colour

Take beautiful photos of Singapore and surrounds with our ANZA Click! Photography group.

Singapore Stories: Karien van Ditzhuijzen

ANZA member Karien van Ditzhuijzen recently published A Yellow House ( Set in Singapore, it tells the story of ten-year-old Maya, who helps ill-treated domestic workers. Karien also edited My Voice at Home (,...

Soul Fuel: Live in the Moment

ANZA Magazine columnist KIM FORRESTER shares the secret to enjoying the here and now in Singapore.

Platinum Plates

For ANZAs 70th anniversary columnist Raelene Tan remembers people, places and plates from her long association with the organisation.

From Pitch to Book Launch

Helle Norup launches her debut middle grade novel, The Missing Barbegazi at the AFCC festival.

Soul Food: Embracing the Unknown

Soul Food columnist Kim Forrester shares how to go boldly into new frontiers and embrace change

From ANZA Writers’ Group to US Book Deal!

Linda Collins of the ANZA writers’ group catches up with former member, Australian-based novelist Alison Stuart about her upcoming historical thriller series. Award-winning Melbourne author Alison Stuart looks at ease in Violet Oon’s glamourous Peranakan...
Sour Grapes drives around Tuscany for Brunello

The Right Direction

SOUR GRAPES: Getting lost in Tuscany is made easier with beautiful scenery and delicious Brunello says Robert Rees.