Murong Slippers’ real name is Yu, not Murong. The pseudonym is a combination of a traditional surname and, well, slippers. It’s a sign that the person behind the name likes to joke around and present different facets of himself. He’s the type to understand that life is both wonderful and dangerous. There are mountains, water, hair and hormones in his work. He makes them all palpable and with a limitless depth, tense but refined.
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