Rodrigo Dela Peña, Jr.
Rodrigo V. Dela Peña Jr. is a Filipino writer based in Singapore. His poems have been published in the Quarterly Literary Review Singapore, Kartika Review: An Asian American Literary Arts Journal, The Guardian, Philippines Graphic, Philippine Daily Inquirer, and other journals and anthologies. He works as a marketing communications specialist.
In Case of Emergency seeks to explore how disasters (natural, personal, collective) shape our lives. Through different poetic forms such as the villanelle and prose poem, the collection illustrates calamities as decisive moments of survival, a prism that sheds light about the human condition.
- Born: The Philippines
- Based: Singapore
- Also Based in: La Union, Philippines