Damir Miloš was born in 1954 in Opatija, Croatia. He studied phonetics in Zagreb. He worked first at the SUVAG polyclinic, later as an assistant professor at the Department of Phonetics at the Faculty of Arts in Zagreb. He lives in Vodice and works as a freelance writer and professional sailor. He teaches Philosophy of Arts at the University of Rijeka. He wrote several novels for young readers and adults, books of essays, plays, and manuals on sailing.