Poet and writer (b. 1925, Devrek / Zonguldak). She attended elementary school in Bartın and the Çamlıca High School for Girls and graduated from İstanbul University, Faculty of Literature, Department of Turkish Language and Literature. She worked as a teacher of Turkish, literature and French at various high schools in İstanbul and retired in 1987.
POETRY: Derviş Hayriyesi (The Goodness of the Dervish, 1967), Geceleyin (At Night, 1978), Gece Sefaları (Night Entertainment, 1985).
SHORT-STORY: Tahta Evler (The Wooden Houses, 1984).
CHILDREN’S NOVEL: Karaduman’ın Serüvenleri (The Adventures of Karaduman, 1982), Melisa (Melisa, 1989).