Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm | Pretty girl (263)

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.

Pretty girl, her papa is sad and her mama is angry. Her brother is gone. They were a family. Pretty girl, loves peanut butter, chopped almonds, and bloody steaks. The homo-sapiens, they, with their tainted heart, could never mar her loyalty, or unconditional love.

March 2018

By Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm

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

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