Li Songzhang graduated from the Heilongjiang Provincial Art School in 1984 and is a member of the Chinese Writers Association. He has been writing since 1981 and has published several prose poetry collections including Cold Stone, The Core of Fables, Angry Butterfly and Meeting in Time. His story collections include On the Shadow. His work has appeared in Poetry, Poetry Selection, Youth Literature, China Time, Flower City, and other domestic and foreign publications. His work has featured in several collections and anthologies including 10 Years of Prose Poems, Selected 100 Prose Poems, Appreciation of Chinese and Foreign Prose Poems and 60 Years of Prose Poems. The Angry Butterfly was published in Taiwan in 2001, while some of his works have been translated into Russian, Japanese, Serbian, and English. He has won the 4th Shenzhen Youth Literature Award, the Tianma Prose Poem Award, and the 2018 China-Prose Poetry Award. He is currently living in Shenzhen.