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

Sun Yisheng / Nicky Harman

Mu Cao

Mu Cao (b. 1974) has been a farmer, street sweeper, truck driver, clothes presser, fashion designer, waiter, cafeteria worker, salon manager, roadside vendor, webmaster, and more. His works include The Age of Transvestites, Sunflower Classics, and the novels The Orphans (The Abandoned Babies) and Orphan Lake (The Lake for the Abandoned Babies).

Translations of his poems have been published in eleven eleven

Interview with Aaron Crippen (translator of Mu Cao’s Sexual Abuse) in Pank Magazine

 

Original Works

Poems (3)