She was born in Tokushima Prefecture of Japan,
in 1941. Graduated from Meiji University.
In 1965 she left Japan to reside in Germany.
Director of the German-Japanese Association
in Frankfurt (Deutsch-Japanischen Gesellschaft
e.V. Frankfurt). In 1993 she began to write
haiku to promote exchanges between Germany
and Japan, currently Member of the Frankfurt
Haiku Circle (Frankfurter Haikukreises).
She has worked as interpreter and translator
for many international haiku events.