Poet and writer. He was
born in Yarpuz Village/
in 1928. His full name is Abdurrahim Balcıoğlu. He did not get a regular
education, he was self educated. He was condemned when he was nineteen years
old; he stayed in prison for five years and delivered with the general amnesty
in 1950. He worked as a tally man under the II. Region Highway Management, and
worked as a columnist in Hergün
newspaper (1976). His other writings and
poems were published in such magazines like; Serdengeçti, Tarla, Hisar, Türk Edebiyatı, Töre and in newspapers
such as; Bizim Anadolu, Yeni Düşünce, Yeni İstiklal, Zaman,
Güneş, Hür Anadolu, Son Havadis. In 1970s he made some social and cultural research
in Iron Curtain countries. He was retired in 1985. He received a prize in Poets
of the World Congress in 1991. He is a member of İLESAM.
POETRY: Kerpiç Saray (1962), Düş
Taşları (1966), Acılı Zamanlar (1989), Yakarışlar (Yaradan’a
CHILDREN’S SHORT STORY: Kaçak (1963).
INTERVIEW: Ekmek Göçü (1967), Demir Perdeyi
NOVEL: Terleyen Duvarlar (1974).
Mareşal Fevzi Çakmak (1975), İnsanlığın Ruh Mimarlığı
(Peygamberlerin mücadeleleri, 1991).
MONOGRAPHY: Osman Yüksel Serdengeçti (1992).
REFERENCE: Mehmet Nuri Yardım / A. Rahim Balcıoğlu (Yeniçağ, 26.8.2004), Mehmet Nuri Yardım / Yazar Olacak Çocuklar (2004), İhsan Işık