Bui Xuan Phai in his son’s eyes – Part I

The letter in wardrobe In fact, I was almost his adviser and assistant in most of problems that he found it difficult to solve. When talking to each other he used to call me "buddy", and my mother, for she found this way unreasonable, interfered: "Why do you call him buddy? You've made father-and-son talking the way of friends taking". There is a memory with father that I could never forget. At that time, I was just seventeen. My eyes started facing with problems. I needed short-sighted glasses … [Read more...]

Paintings depict average day of a father

HA NOI (VNS)– More than 60 illustrations from a newly-released picture book titledMot Ngay Cua Bo (One Day of Daddy) went on display on Tuesday in Ha Noi. The pictures by Thai My Phuong and stories by Thu Nho reflect an ordinary day of a father who is busy with his children and office work. Before going to work he takes his children to school and, at the end of the day, brings them home. Critic Pham Xuan Nguyen said he was attracted by the lively paintings and humorous … [Read more...]