Përparim Kapllani (P.I.Kapllani) was born in Elbasan, Albania. His most recent book in English is "The Thin Line", published by Mawenzi House in 2018. "The Last Will", a novel based on Çamëria genocide, was published by IOWI in 2013. "Beyond the Edge" is a collection of short stories published in December 2010. An English version of his play "Queen Teuta of Illyria" was published in 2008. He graduated as an Anti Aircraft Gun Artillery Officer in 1990, University "Scanderbeg", Tirana, Albania. Years later he graduated as a high school teacher for Literature and Albanian Language. He easily writes in both languages, English and Albanian.