Vinko is descended from a family of fishermen on the island of Komiža/Vis. He is the author of 5 books of poetry. His poems have been translated into several languages and published around the world. In addition to the official Croatian language, he writes in a special dialect, "Komiža." in his poetry journal and poetry.
Rains made us wet that summer All night long Clinging tight one to another One through another Drop by drop Out of two of us thousands of us
More here: http://vinkokalinic.blogspot.com/ and here http: / / www.facebook.com / pages / Vinko-Kalini% C4% 87/110184921886. English translations of his poems available here http://www.mediterranean.nu/?p=2131.