Poet and writer (b. 22 May 1934, Çorlu / Tekirdağ - d. 12
July 1982, İstanbul). After attending Kadıköy 6th Primary School and Çapa
Elementary School for Girls (1947), she went on to high school and took private
lessons, but she was not able to complete her studies due to problems with her
health. She worked as a proofreader and editor at the newspapers Tercüman,
Yeni İstanbul, Milliyet and at Milliyet Publications and as the manager of
the reviews Yelken and Çatı (published in Bursa). She published
the review Otağ with some friends and managed Otağ Publications. Her
poems were published, beginning in
POETRY: Gök Katında Kaza (Accident in the Sky, 1963).
SHORT STORY: Sabah Geçidi (The Morning Passage, 1967).
CHILDREN’S LITERATURE: Ay Kız ile Gün Oğlan (Moon Girl and Sun Boy).