Even though I was born on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean I have lived my entire life at Mexico City. I have a bachelor’s degree on Hispanic Literature at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México and also a master’s degree i n Spanish Literature at the same institution . I work as a teacher of poetry at the Universidad del Claustro de Sor Jua na. As investigator , I am developing a research of metapoetry on the “ Soledades” , the baroque poem written by Luis de Góngora. L ast November , I won a national fiction prize with my book of short stories called Cuentos para el fin del mundo , that will be published next year . My first book of poems , El sueño de la luz , is going to be published in a few months too . Currently , I am writting my second book of poems .