Taipei Characters

Tao Lin
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Paul

Paul is in his mid-twenties. He is a career novelist and writer who spends much of his time touring and giving readings and panel appearances. Paul tends to be extremely socially withdrawn, and is typically awkward whenever he does go to parties or large groups. He also has a severe drug problem, which he attributes to his drug use. Paul relates that his childhood was filled with situations where he came apart emotionally, and he seems to have followed this pattern into adulthood. Paul seems obsessive about searching for relationships with women. When he begins a relationship, he generally loses interest quickly and then moves on to the next without much thought. During the time he spends in relationships he ignores his friends and spends as much time as possible with the woman he's grown attached to. This behavior seems to cause him to lose track of his...

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