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Dorie Reyes Polo

Poet/Writer

Poet

Dorie Reyes Polo, also known as Dorcas Poloczek was born on December 29, 1955 at Barangay Talon, Amadeo, Cavite, Philippines. The youngest among fourteen (14) children of Primo Montoya Reyes, a furniture maker, and Mercedes Villanueva Bautista, Poloczek studied at Talon Elementary School, Tagaytay City Institute High School and St. Anthony’s School in Batangas City and Philippine Christian University in Dasmariñas, Cavite, all schools in the Philippines.

Dorcas is a midwife, nurse and integrated medicine practitioner. She also studied, worked and got married in Germany and has two sons. In 1996, she went back to the Philippines and established an environment-friendly organization but returned to Germany in 2002 where she now resides. Poloczek was a former member of Babaylan Germany/Philippine Women Forum, erstwhile Auditor and Treasurer in 2016-18 of PhilNetz and ENFID Germany, respectively and currently Auditor of ENFID Europe.

Dorcas is a passionate poet and “always a greenhorn” singer since her youth despite her figuring in heart attack in 2014 to her recuperation. In 2018, she was the Philippine rep, the only senior and non-professional contestant, among eighteen (18) countries, to join ENFID Europe AGA Paris and won grand prize, hands down, with her singing poetry.