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Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm| Circles and butterflies (29)

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

Circles and butterflies

Honey bees and the night sky

Dark chocolate and curly fries

Green grapes and lots of spice

Wine fine in earthenware

Winter breeze and the Sun’s hot stare

Nonsensical pleasures dare

Without you there.

February 19, 2020 

(Happy birthday to my favourite living poet)

By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

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

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