Pyae Moe Thet War

Instructor & Writer
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Pyae Moe Thet War is a writer and digital media editor currently living in Yangon. She holds a BA from Bard College at Simon’s Rock, and MA's from University College London and the University of East Anglia. Her debut book, an essay collection titled You've Changed, will be published in 2022.


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Cover Photo: Illustration of a female figure erasing a person on the canvas in front of her. The canvas contains a couple holding hands and standing in silhouette.  The author-figure is erasing the male partner. They are  standing in front of an ocean sunset and flanked by two staircases.
I Couldn’t Stop Updating My Memoir

Writing a memoir is a process of curation. But I kept wanting mine to reflect my up-to-the-moment present.

Feb 17, 2022
Cover Photo: A photograph of a baker's hands  over a pile of flour on a table. Grains of flour drift down from their hands into the pile. The table also contains some eggs, a whisk, and a bag of flour.
Publishing Your Debut Book Is Like Baking Croissants—Messy, But Worth It

Outside the publishing industry, I don’t think we spend enough time discussing the labor behind writing a book.

Oct 06, 2021