Ge Shuiping is a novelist, essayist and playwright. She is the vice president of Shanxi Provincial Writers Association and professional writer of Shanxi Literature Academy. Her publications include a novel Naked Soil, selections of novellas and short stories Shouting at Mountains, Have a Life, Straw Horse in Empty Mountain, Swinging Whip, Keep Watching, and essay selections Passed by Time, Embroidered Shoes Chasing Dusts, River Takes Two Sides Away, I Walk and I Exist, etc. She also scripted the TV series A Young Red Army Man and Ordinary World. She is a laureate of the 4th Lu Xun Literature Prize and People’s Literature Award.