Liu Kexiang (Liu K'o-hsiang) is from Taizhong County in central Taiwan. He received a B.A. in journalism from Chinese Culture University and currently works as an editor for China Times.
Liu started writing poetry in the 1970s. His political poems in the early 1980s were widely read on college campuses. Since then he has devoted himself to nature writing, which seeks to understand our living environment through “the changes of the four seasons and the activities of waterfowl.” He has published three books of poetry and three collections of naturalist writings.