Marija Andjela Pogorilic
Marija Andjela Pogorilic, Rovinjsko Selo 86, 52210 Rovinj,
Marija Andjela Pogorilic was born Radovan in Rovinjsko Selo
in 1948 where she lives today. She graduated from Pedagogical
Academy in Pula (Geography and History) yet she worked in tourism.
Marija publishes poetry and prose in Chakavian dialect of Rovinjsko
Selo and standard Croatian language. She writes down sayings
and proverbs of her place. So far she published three collections
of poetry: Dih ljubavi (A Breath of Love), Kap
rose (A Dewdrop) and Zrno soli (A Grain of
Salt). With her poetry she is presented in 12 joint collections
and over 50 literary journals, taking part in poetry recitals
in the country. Haiku, senryu, waka and haiga she publishes in
IRIS haiku magazine and joint haiku collections, taking part
in haiku meetings and competitions in Croatia and abroad.