Daim Miftari, born in 1979 in Gostivar, studied at the Faculty of Albanian Language and Literature and at the Philological Faculty in Skopje. He worked as a journalist, translator and teacher. Since 2008, he has been working as a civil servant for the government of Skopje. Daim Miftari published his first book of poetry in 2007, and has written many more since then.