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Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm | down the rabbit hole (158)

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 Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

There in the sparkling twinkle of the night

the breath of dew
transient beauty
beyond the limits of light
.
The pain
the joy
slipping and sliding
down the rabbit hole
.
There are things that break
shards of glass
the pieces make.
_____
JUNE 2021

By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

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

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