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Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm | Wet footprints on the pavement (6)

Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

Born: 1971
Home town: Phu Nhuan, Saigon
Bachelor of Pharmacy, The University of Sydney
Currently lives and work in Western Sydney, Australia
Editor, translator, poet and writer on SONGNGUTAITRAM
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By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

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A walk in the rain

Muffling footsteps say

Hey, I’m sane 

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The pitter-patter on the tin roof

The pulse in my ears

Is it not proof

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“Remember me…

for soon I will be gone

until you’re in my arms again.”

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Wet footprints on pavements

Remember me.

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APRIL 2020

By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

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

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