(born Spain) is an American
He immigrated with his Cuban exile family to Miami where he was
raised and educated.
graduated from Florida International
University in Civil Engineering (1991) and Master in Fine Arts
in Creative Writing (1997), where he studied with Campbell McGrath.
Since 1999, he traveled and lived in Guatemala, and Brazil.
University, American University, and Central
Connecticut State University.
He lives in Miami.
His work has appeared in The Nation
, Indiana Review
, TriQuarterly Review
, and Americas Review
- 1988 Agnes Lynch
Starrett Poetry Prize
- John Ciardi Fellowship from the Bread Loaf Writers
- Florida Artist Fellowship
- Residency Fellowship from the Virginia Center for the Creative