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A Korean poet who spends her nights feeding feral cats in a "moon village" (slum cities that grew up around Seoul).

Very interesting article in the New York Times about her (sorry, but you probably have to be a subscriber to read this):


However, you can read some of her poems here for free:



A quote from the article (with some lines of a poem not at the free site)

In addition to cats and other subjects, Ms. Hwang’s poetry documents the milieu of convenience store clerks, street sweepers and other late-night workers. “I don’t even know his face as we meet only in the dark,” she writes of a newspaper deliveryman in a recent poem called “Don’t Know Where You Live”:

He wouldn’t know my face either but
How come he recognizes me so well
We live at night