Born: in Sofia, Bulgaria
Resides: Sofia, Bulgaria
E-mail: rarebird461 (at) gmail (dot) com
Vessislava Savova was born in Sofia, Bulgaria. She is an author, translator and editor in both English and Bulgarian. Her works have been awarded with international awards for flash fiction, haiku, and tanka.
Awards and Other Honors: International Sakura Award (2014); Fourth Vladimir Devide Award (2014); 6th Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum (2014); Third Japan-Russian Haiku Contest (2015); Lakeview, World Haiku Review, Atlas Poeticaetc, Frogpond, Modern Haiku, Contemporary Haibun Online.
Books Published: Priateli / Friends (E-kniga, 2011); Patuvane / Traveling (Ivan Rislski PH, 2012); Prikliucheniata na Shtour i Vrabi / The adventures of Shtour and Vrabi [children’s book] (Ivan Rislski PH, 2014).
Credits: "first date – International Sakura Award (2014); "deserted town" – 3rd Japan-Russian Haiku Contest (2015); "grey clouds" – Frogpond 38:1 (2015); "rain" – The Heron's Nest XVI:1 (March 2014); "a mute crow" – 6th Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum (2014); "a snowy night" – Sharpening the Green Pencil (2014).