Wolsan Kidong Kim was born in Seosan, Chungcheongnam-do on June 25, 1938. He has been in the church ministry for the past 50 years and has already written about 250 books.
Wolsan, who was born during the peak of Japanese colonial rule, had to experience the Greater East Asia War and its liberation and the Korean War and uprising in April 1960. Beyond listed, had had to bear ordeals of Korean modern history. Through a whirlpool of history, his poor child hood memories of hometown and old stories that could fill the gap of our lives today are shared in Wolsan’s literary work.