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Pháp Hoan |Haiku 19 (19)

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.

Con nai chửa by Jacquell

By Pháp Hoan, translation by Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

A pregnant deer
hit by an arrow last night
died on a soft patch of grass.
*
Con nai chửa
đêm qua trúng tên
chết trên vạt cỏ mềm.

 

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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