A poem in Vietnamese by Vũ Hoàng Thư
Translator: Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm
PHotography: Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm
I was just there
I was staring
the clouds drifting
in the breeze
neither this nor
em về ta chẳng bước
không hẳn đã dừng lại đây
đôi khi như
đợi chốn nầy
Vũ Hoàng Thư, born Võ Anh Tuấn 1949 in Hue, Vietnam. The poet and translator, head editor of bienkhoi.com currently lives in Fountain Valley, California.
Nguyễn Thị Phương Trâm, the blogger, poet, and translator, was born in 1971 in Phu Nhuan, Saigon, Vietnam. The pharmacist currently lives and works in Western Sydney, Australia.