aim in writing has always been to reveal the lives of hard working,
rarely happy small town people and peasants, to bring them to a certain
level of awareness. I have always remained socialist in ideology,
realist in art. I believe that only by writing as realistically as possible
can one reveal the woes of our people and the bitter realities of our
society, and suggest a solution to them.
My works often contain folk sayings and dialects.
I am convinced that they help my people read me much more easily
while my work can thus adhere to the traditional framework of our