Fazil Sultan was born in the city of Erbil in Iraqi Kurdistan in 1954.
He is an Iraqi-Canadian poet having published just one poetry collection namely Nobody Dreams on Behalf of the Other published in 2009 by Dar Shams in Egypt.
He pursued his university studies at the University of Salahaddin, College of Management and Economics in 1984.
He left Iraq in 1986. Currently, he resides in the city of Vancouver, Canada. He has published his poems in various cultural events.