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Hoàng Xuân Sơn | tercet (24)

Hoàng Xuân Sơn, the Canadian-Vietnamese poet born in Hue, Vietnam 1942, currently resides in Montreal, Canada

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 Hoàng Xuân Sơn, translation by Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

Are all those

Who holds a pen

Butchers?

Hết thảy

Người cầm bút

Là đồ tể?

In response to https://songngutaitram.org/2021/10/26/nguyen-hung-quoc-909-bai-tho-ba-dong-10/

By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

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

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