Lin Ying has a MA in Chinese Language and Creativity. Born in 1994, in Taipei Taiwan. Is a mixed race of a Taiwan Indigenous tribe “Taroko”. Writer, who also has sideline jobs such as lyricist, composer, and painter. Author of the novel The Halloween Circus series, which won the Ministry of Culture Books From Taiwan, National Arts Association Literature Grant.
Has won over 20 national and global Awards in Poems, Prose, Novels, Short Stories, and Fairy Tales categories. Was invited to be a lecturer at Taipei Poetry Festival and Taitung Poetry Festival. The fairy tale “The Palette of the Death”is included in Chiu Ko’s 105 Years Fairy Tales Selection. The short story “Ointment”was translated into German into the book of History of Taiwanese Literature Zwischen Himmel und Meer.