Rebecca Cairns is a Hong Kong-based writer, editor and content creator. Currently the editor for Compare Retreats digital magazine and booking portal, Rebecca additionally freelances for publications like Travel+Leisure, Matador Network and Fodor’s Travel Guide, as well as pursuing her own interests in creative writing.
Liars’ League 2018: “Giraffe Things”
This story was written on the theme of ‘Amateurs & Experts’, and read at Liars’ League Hong Kong in December 2018, and again for the Hong Kong Spoken Word Festival’s Liars’ League ‘Best of the Best’ event in May 2019.
2018: We Will Not Be Silenced
Anthology | Blu(e) Indie Publishing | ISBN: 978-1732800007 | Buy now
2011: Words Everlasting
Poem: The Plunderer
Anthology | Poetry Rivals | ISBN: 978-1844185900 | Buy now
2014: Love is in the Air
Poem: I’ve Loved You For The Longest Time
Anthology | Forward Poetry | ISBN: 978-1-84418-709-6 (NB: No longer in print)
2016-Present: Peel Street Poetry
Open mic, twice-monthly spoken-word poetry event at The Social Room Hong Kong
2019: Sofar Sounds
Secret living room gigs around Hong Kong, where I performed spoken word poetry
The Writing Cooperative via Medium: Write Now with Rebecca Cairns
How a wellness travel writer made a career in digital publishing.