Ivan Veljković is an award-winning writer, critic, theoretician and reviewer from Svilajnac, Serbia. He holds a Master of English language and literature from the Faculty of Philology and Arts of the Kragujevac University and is a licensed teacher, with years of experience in teaching of both children and adults. His works were exhibited in Leskovac, Raška (Serbia) and Veles (North Macedonia), while his short comics, stories, poetry and reviews have appeared in numerous publications in Serbia, North Macedonia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Turkey, Austria, and the USA. In addition, he has worked as an assistant editor, script doctor, proofreader and translator on several publications both in Serbia and abroad. He currently lives in Svilajnac, where he works as a freelance writer specializing in SEO content writing and both fiction and non-fiction works.