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Pháp Hoan |Haiku 21 (25)

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.

By Pháp Hoan, translation by Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

Under the slanted thatched roof
the impoverished frog
together with me starved
*
Dưới mái tranh xiêu
chú ếch nghèo
cùng ta nhịn đói.

 

January 2021

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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