Worried about Mom – Ki Hyongdo
80s-90s / K-L / Poems in Korean Middle School Textbooks / Poetry Translation

Worried about Mom – Ki Hyongdo

Worried about Mom Ki Hyongdo (1960-1989) My mom, gone to a market With thirty bunches of radishes on her head, Does not return; it’s long been since the sun withered. Placed like cold rice in the room, However slow I do my homework, Mom doesn’t return. Trudge, trudge, footsteps like a cabbage leaf— I can’t … Continue reading