Veljko Bojic was born on September 25, 1931 in Lipovo, Montenegro. In 1957, Veljko graduated from the University of Zagreb with a degree in law and was a practicing attorney in Zagreb until 1963. Veljko moved to the U.S. in 1966 where he would eventually write 13 books of poetry as well as over 40 books of mostly fiction as well as stage plays. He was also a talented artist who painted over 100 oil paintings in his career. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him and loved him.