Marius CHELARU is a writer, literary critic, interpreter and editor at “Poezia” Review, Iaşi, Romania. He graduated the Faculty of Economic Sciences, “Al.I.Cuza” University (1990). He is member of many cultural associations: “Writers’ Union of Romania”, “Junimea Club” of Iaşi, “Romanian Society of Haiku”, and “The World Haiku Association” of Japan.
       He is co-worker member of “Association des Ecrivains de Langue Roumaine du Quebec” and honorary member of Foundation “Maison Naaman pour la Culture”. Since 2008, he is secretary of “Asociatia Revistelor si Publicatiilor din Europa” (ARPE).
       He is the author of many volumes of poems, essays, prose, literary critique, and translations. He published in Albania, Belgium, Canada, Egypt, Holland, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Paraguay, Republic of Macedonia, Romania, Serbia and Montenegro, Switzerland, Syria, USA.