Melizarani T.Selva is a Malaysian spoken word poet venturing into prose. To date, she has performed in six countries with notable performances at the Commonwealth People’s Forum in London and ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival. Her first book, Taboo made the Top 10 Best-Seller List on Malaysia’s number one Online Bookstore, MPH. Her poems have been translated in French and Bahasa Malaysia. Presently, she co-runs the Malaysia National Poetry Slam and has co-published an anthology comprising of 100 poems by 61 poets from Malaysia titled When I Say Spoken, You Say Word!