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Myo Myint Swe

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Myo Myint Swe

Myo Myint Swe (1933–90) was born in  Magyidaw, Shwebo District, Burma. A multitalented and prolific writer and artist, he authored more than five hundred poems, including several volumes of poems for children. He also wrote or co-wrote over 250 songs and produced over 750 paintings.  In 1967, he was awarded a Burmese National Literary Prize for Poetry.

Articles by Myo Myint Swe

The Rock and the Wave
By Myo Myint Swe
It’s war when we meet Then you retreat Foaming and fuming Swirling and fluming And I’m left Bereft again. I’m hunkered down While you roar and pound It’s war when we meet But when…
Translated from Burmese by Lyn Swe Aye