calligrapher-1-2“During culture revolution, you’d be in jail for talking to that foreigner”, the calligrapher’s friend said, while we had some good fun writing with the water brush for each other.

After surviving such horrible past, how could this old man preserve his open heart, joking with me all the time while practising our art?

He has been exercising for almost 30 years, we learned. Doing calligraphy, I am convinced, can help one to develop more than just a beautiful handwriting …

Comments are closed, but trackbacks and pingbacks are open.