Zi Zhu, originally Wang Juan. She has published poetry in various journals including Green Wind and Young Writers.
Taisheng Ding, pen name Xian Yun, holds master’s degree and works as an English teacher. He has published some poems.
Twisting a pen cap
Exposes the pen tip
It reaches for the paper
Piercing its face
A strand of pained characters spill out
Writhing like an earthworm on the ground
Burrowing into the depths of my skin
Slowly it dries up, and passes away
And my pen tip emits no cry.