Gelan, once using White Grass as her pen name, was born in 1966 and now lives in Anqing of Anhui Province. She has been writing poetry since 1985, and just published her first book of poems The Rarified Door (2014).
Peter Feng was born in Chongqing, China, in 1979. He has received a Ph.D degree in literature from Nanjing University and currently teaches English at Jinan University. He has translated The Collected Poems of Sylvia Plath (2013), The Web and the Rock (2011), A Journey through the Chinese Empire (2006), and co-written a book of poems: Cruel Raven (2011). His study includes poetry, psychoanalysis, and contemporary philosophy.