Romeo Mihaljević was born in Našice in 1971. He studied Croatian language and literature and works as a teacher of Croatian. He published 4 books of poetry and translated to Croatian poetry of Slovene poets Brane Mozetič, Karlo Hmeljak and Uroš Prah. In 2005, a selection of his poems was published in Slovene translation under the title Dnevnik izginjanja. His poems have been included into several anthologies.