Narine Avetian was born in 1977 in the Lori province of Armenia. She graduated from Yerevan State University’s Philology department, where she specialised in Journalistics. Avetian has experience working at the literary press of the Armenian state, and currently works at the magazine Artasahmanyan Grakanutyun. Her poetry collection, Untidy Lines, was published in 2001. Her subsequent works have been published periodically at literary publishing houses.