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Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm | time ravaging – thời gian tàn phá (25)

Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm, the poet and translator, born 1971 in Phu Nhuan, Saigon, Vietnam. The pharmacist currently lives and works in Western Sydney, Australia.

By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

time ravaging
but your heart ever pure
age may define you
but in my eyes (always) your youth.
thời gian tàn phá
nhưng lòng bạn luôn là ánh sáng
định nghĩa chi những ngày đã qua

bạn sẽ mãi xanh trong mắt tôi

(written for LVT – 15/10/2020)

By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

There's magic in translating a body of work from one language to another.

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