in 1961 in Sofia, Bulgaria, Petar Tchouhov holds a BA in Library Science
and an MA in Social Sciences, and is currently working for the Bulgarian
National Library. He has published six books of verse, including Pedroís
Mule (1999), Provinces (2000), and Small Days (2002).
Tchouhov has been published in Bulgarian and international collections
and has won poetry awards and the Agatha prize for the
best detective story. He is the winner of the 2004 text-message poetry
contest, as well as the recipient of the best manuscript Development
Group special award for his novel Snowmen (2003).
He has played guitar
and written music and lyrics for various rock bands. Tchouhov is
a member of the Association of Bulgarian Writers and the Bulgarian