Henry Lien is a 2012 graduate of Clarion West, where he was mentored by George R.R. Martin, Chuck Palahniuk, and Kelly Link on the material forming the foundation for his debut novel. His short fiction has appeared in publications like Asimov’s, earning multiple Nebula Award nominations. Born in Taiwan, Henry currently lives in Hollywood, California. PEASPROUT CHEN, FUTURE LEGEND OF SKATE AND SWORD is his debut novel.