“You’re stepping on my shadow, please back off,” she said.

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

Hu Shu-wen

胡淑雯

MCLC

Hu Shu-wen is from Taipei. She has worked as a reporter and news editor. She now spends her time writing. Hu graduated from the Foreign Languages Department at Taiwan University, and has won both the China Times Literature Prize and the Taiwan Literature Prize. Her works include the short story collection Woeful and Gay is Childhood, and the novel The Sun’s Blood is Black.