Wang Tingzhi [real name Tam Shek Wing 談錫永]

Born in China, Wang started writing Buddhist parables for Sing Tao Daily 星島日報 in the 1970s, and in 1981 founded Hong Kong Economic Weekly 每週經濟評論 for which he penned many economic news commentaries. He is also well known as a Chinese astrologist, an expert on Tantric Buddhism, and a current affairs commentator. The style of his writing reveals some influence by San Su 三蘇. His books include Wang Tingzhi zatan 王亭之雜談 [Miscellaneous essays of Wang Ting Zhi] (1986) and Wang Tingzhi tan shi 王亭之談食 [Wang Tingzhi on food] (1987). He now lives in Canada.