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Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm | At the golden hour, you are mine and nature alone (136)

Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm, the blogger, activist, 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

A poem inspired by Robert Frost, tặng anh Dinh Nghiem Ho 

May 2021

“Nothing gold can stay”

At the golden hour, you are mine and nature alone

Your glory in the fleeting light

Your beauty your might

In the coming impending darkness, you shine

You are finally mine.

By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

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

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