Bulgarian poet and writer Kristin Dimitrova was born in 1963 in Sofia. She graduated in English and American Studies from Sofia University, and now works as an assistant professor at the Department of Foreign Languages. In the period 2004–2006 she was an editor of Art Trud, the weekly supplement for arts and culture of the Trud daily. Between September 2007 and January 2008 she was a columnist for the Klasa daily.
With her first novel SABAZIUS she won the national contest of Ink (Imprint of Locus Publishing Ltd.) for the Bulgarian participation in the international Myths series, launched by Canongate.