Funda was born in Varazdin, Croatia in 1950. He lives in Varazdin and
works in Varazdin's Gymnasium where he teaches English and publishes
a magazine, D GIMNAZIJA TAJMZ.
In 1988 he published a book of novels, Varazdinske price (The Varazdin
Novels) and two books of poetry in Kajkavian dialect (1991 and
He has been represented in collections and anthologies of Kajkavian poetry
and has been published in both domestic and international collections and anthologies
of haiku poetry and has received many awards and commendations.
and more of Funda's haiku can be found on his WHA site at http://www.worldhaiku.net/poetry/si/z.funda/z.funda.htm .