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Pháp Hoan | Haiku 68 (7)

Pháp Hoan is a Vietnamese-Canadian Poet and translator who currently lives and work in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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.

Jacquell – Đại tuyết

 

By Pháp Hoan, translation by Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

 

The fallen snow dire

the carved Buddha in haste

chopped for the fire!

*

Tuyết đã xuống rồi

mau mang tượng Phật

chẻ làm củi thôi! 

 

December 2020

TÁM VẠN BỐN NGHÌN CÂY

By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

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

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