As a woman author, Tie Ning was born in 1957 in Beijing. With ancestral home in Hebei, she is a professional writer. She ever took the post of President of Writers Association of Hebei Province and Vice-Chairman of Chinese Writers Association. She was elected as Chairman of the Chinese Writers Association in 2006.
Born in October 1967, Tie Liu is a graduate of the Literature Department of the PLA Academy of Arts. He serves as the vice-chairman of Shandong Writers’ Association and vice-chairman of Qingdao Literary Federation.