Zalokar was born on July 29, 1947 in Ljubljana,
Slovenia. He lives and works in Rijeka, Croatia. He is the doctor of
Philosophical Sciences, a haiku poet and an artist.
In Rijeka, he published
several collections of haiku entitled Haiku vremeplov/A Haiku Time-flight, Osmijeh
putnika/The Traveller's Smile and Putnikova duga/The Traveller's
Rainbow. He is the editor of a trilingual haiku
anthology entitled Hvatanje sjenke vjetra/Catching the Shadows
of the Wind (with late Dr. Mile Stamenkovic).
Dr. Zalokar is the
first editor in chief of the haiku magazine Karolina Rijecka [http://firstname.lastname@example.org]
and the first president of The Society of Haiku Poets-Rijeka. At
the moment, Dr. Zalokar has started a project under the working
title The World Haiku Anthology.