Ghada Shafi, born in 1977 in Acco. Has first published in local newspapers and magazines. Participation in several poetry evenings in her country. Attended an Arab poetry festival in Cairo, where she read some of her poems. In 1997 participated in a literary Festival in Italy where she performed on stage together with other young poets from different countries. Studied at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, majoring in Philosophy and Comparative Literature. She is publishing her poems in litarary newspapers and magazines.