Taeko Uemurawas born in Kyoto. She is a Japanese poet and essay writer. She graduated from Konan University, at the Faculty of Letters in 1970. She promoted a movement “Oral Poetry Group” in the 1970s with Arima Takashi. At the moment she is a member of the Japan PEN Club, the Kansai Poets Association, Japan Universal Poets Association and she is writing actively and continually. She has a poetry selection in Japanese and series of poetry books, a number of essays and one publication in English.