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Pu Song-ling

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Pu Song-ling

Pu Song-ling, a Qing dynasty writer, was born in Shandong province. His most famous work is the Liaozhai Zhiyi (Strange (Historical) Stories from a Studio for Leisurely Conversations), a collection of stories about ghosts, spirits, and other extraordinary phenomena. He started writing the Liaozhai stories, which he initially called his "Fox and Ghost Tales," at age thirty and began with an overheard ghost story on that trip to Jiangsu.

Articles by Pu Song-ling

from Liaozhai Zhiyi
By Pu Song-ling
These stories are taken from a work-in-progress entitled Heart’s Reason: Stories of Affection from the Liaozhai Zhiyi, edited and translated by Susan Wan Dolling. Liaozhai Zhiyi–literally,…
Translated from Chinese by Susan Wan Dolling