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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

Li Yawei


Li Yawei was born in Chongqing in 1963. He has worked as a middle school teacher in addition to spending time in the publishing industry. His poetry collections include Idiotic-Spoiled, Poems of the Porcupine and Red Years, and he has won numerous literary prizes.