Mariklena Nico has been an Albanian Language and Literature teacher at the American School of Kosova, since 2016. Prior to ASK, she taught Literature in three different high schools in Korca, Albania: ‘Raqi Qirinxhi’ High School, Faik Konica-Foreign Language High School, and F.S. Noli High School. Ms. Nico holds a Bachelor Degree in Literature from the University of Tirana. In addition, she received a training in literature from the Ministry of Education Science and Technology. She has published her poems in literary magazines like Mehr Licht, Poeteka, Haemus.