the fireflies …
the grandmother’s story
lit the room
A joint collection, Ludbreg, Croatia, 2021.
in full bloom
end of holidays
a crafty barista
different latte art leaf
in each cup of coffee
別のラッテ アート リーフ
A joint collection, Samobor, Croatia, 2021.
rocking my thoughts
in a hitch knot
a grey hair in the moonlight
3rd prize for tanka,
The Haiku Association “Three Rivers”, 8th “Gathering Croatian Haigins” 2021.
― Translated into Japanese by Hidenori Hiruta
(born Mihovila Čeperić, April 17, 1968, Senj, Croatia,Croatian haiku poet.)
She received a degree in Croatian language and literature from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Rijeka and is employed as a teacher at the Vežica Grammar School, Rijeka.
She founded the Vežica Gathering of Haiku Poets, a haiku and haiga contest for schoolchildren, and edits its annual miscellany. Her pupils have won contests for haiku and haiga in Croatia and Japan. Čeperić-Biljan is a member of the editorial staff of Iris magazine.
An award-winning author, she publishes poetry in her hometown Chakavian dialect as well as spiritual poems in standard Croatian. She lives in Rijeka.