Psychiatrist, poet and writer (b. 3 June 1928, İzmit). He attended
His first poem, Girer de Girer (It Goes In and In) was published in the magazine Kaynak on 1 January 1952. Then he published his essays and poems in the magazines and newspapers Vatan, Milliyet, Kaynak, Beş Sanat, İstanbul, Mavi, Özsu Edebiyat, Tıp ve Eğitim, Sanat Çevresi, Şiir Ülkesi, Size and Ana. He took part in interviews on the Turkish Radio and Television Corporation, Channel 6, Channel 9 and HBB. He is the member of the Writers Syndicate of Turkey, the Turkish Authors Association, the Mental Health Association of Turkey and the Poets Association of Mersin.
INTERVIEW: Sanat Ustalarıyla… Bir Gün (With Art Masters… One Day, 1989), Sanat Ustalarıyla Bir Yaşam (A Life With the Masters of Art, 1994), Sanata Su Verenler (The Ones Who Nourish the Arts, 1999).
POETRY: Kuşlara Taş Atan Çocuk (The Child Who Throws Stones at the Birds, 1990), Isırgan Tarlasındaki Gelincik (The Poppy in the Field of Stinging Nettles, 1992), Portakal Çiçeği Kokar Gözlerin (Your Eyes Smell Like Orange Flowers, 1995), Tak Gözlerimi Gönlüne… Nazar Boncuğun Olsun (Put My Eyes in Your Heart… Let Them Be Your Blue Beads, 1999).