OCA PEOPLE: SAGYNBUBU BERKANALIEVA

Sagynbubu was born in Kyrgyzstan. She has been a Member of the Union of Writers of Kyrgyzstan since 2014. She’s very interested in opera classical works, from time to time she’s singing opera. Sagynbubu Berkinalieva also performed on stages and expressively read the poems of Kyrgyz poets. Winner of a diploma for outstanding poetry and for active participation in the competition of young poets “Mekenge taazim” and “Besh Akin” 2017.

OCA: Tell us about yourself and your creative activity/work?
SB: My name is Sagynbubu Berkinalieva Abdysamatovna. I’ve been a Member of the Writers Union of Kyrgyzstan since 2014. I wrote artworks such as:
“Chan Baskan Barak” (Leaf covered with dust “collection. Lyric poems.) Bishkek – 2014
“Girl dancing in the sky” a collection of lyric poems. Great mountains – 2019. “
“Dedication to Turar” Bishkek – 2015
“Kyzdar Ay” Great Mountains 2014
“Zholongo Yar Dest” Osoo Gulchynar 2015
Mekenge Taazim 2016

I’m also the winner of the contest of young poets “New Names” and the winner in the contest Besh Akyn.

The winner of the Open Eurasian Guild competition in the category of poetry in Brussels 2019

OCA: What is “Eurasianism” for you?
SB: Open Eurasian Guild. This is an organization of talented creative people that unites over 50 countries of the world. And most importantly, it gives a chance to become famous on the international level.

OCA: Who are your favorite artists?
SB: Walt Whitman, Joseph Brodsky, Chyngyz Aitmatov, Lee Boy.

OCA: Have you taken part in the events of the Eurasian Creative Guild (London)?
SB: In 2019, I participated in the 8th forum of the Literary Festival of the Open Eurasian Guild in the poetry nomination and took 1st place and was awarded for the best female lyrics.

OCA: What does the Eurasian Creative Guild mean to you, and how has it influenced your creativity?
SB: Having participated in the competition, a great change has happened in my life and artwork.
Thanks to the Guild, I became famous and was recognized as a poetess in 50 countries of the world.

OCA: Do you have any personal project that you would like to talk about?

SB: Poetry is destiny; it happens suddenly. This is the state of mind of the poet.
Currently I’m writing a book about the work of brilliant poets like Walt Whitman, Lee Boy.

OCA: What projects have you participated in and in which do you plan to participate?
SB: I wrote many artwork about my country and participated in many competitions. I participated in an international competition and introduced my country Kyrgyzstan. I also have published many lyric collections.

In the future I want to participate in international festivals with the intention that the world will know more about my little homeland. I’m proud that I’m an active member of the Guild and I will try to take part in all projects of our Guild. This year for instance I’m participating in the project “Voice of Friends”.

OCA: What would you advise for people who’re just starting their journey of creativity?
SB: I wish the new members of the Guild success in creativity and inspiration. Only the Guild gives the fairest chance to express yourself.