Studied Law and Political Science at the University of Cartagena and
Government and Public Affairs at the University Externado de Colombia –
Columbia University, NY; he has also studied at the Fundación para un
Nuevo Periodismo Iberoamericano.
He has worked as a journalist on the dailies El Universal de Cartagena
, La República
, and El Periódico
and has contributed to the reviews Víacuarenta
(Colombia), Barcelona Review
. Among his publications are: Papeles para iniciar el fuego
(1993), Temeré por mí al final de estas líneas
(1996) and Con la luz que me queda basta
(1997). He has taught at universities and currently lives in Bogotá.