Novelist and short-story writer (b. 27 September 1944, İzmir). He completed his primary and secondary education in İzmir. He graduated from İstanbul University, Faculty of Law. He has worked as an independent lawyer in İzmir since 1970. He is a member of the Writers Syndicate of Turkey and the Turkish Authors Association.
His essays and short stories have been published in the reviews Ortaklaşa (editor-in-chief in 1987-88), Teos, Minerva, etc.
NOVEL: Yazgı (The Fate, 1984), Göz Buzları Çözülünce (When the Frozen Eye Melted, 1986), Kemeraltı Meyhanesi (Kemeraltı Tavern, 1998), Kulak Avcıları (Ear Hunters, 2001).
SHORT-STORY: Kadının Karası Maviye (Black of Woman to Blue, 1987), Romen Leyla (Roman Leyla, 1994).
ESSAY: İki Devrin Anatomisi (Anatomy of Two Eras, 1992).