He was editor-in-chief of Veja, Brazil’s most influential weekly magazine. In 2005 he published O ANTINARCISO (THE ANTI-NARCISSUS), a collection of twelve tales on the theme of loneliness, and it won the Melhor Livro de Contos de 2005 prize (Fundacao Biblioteca Nacional). In 2009 came a second collection THE MOUTH OF TRUTH. His stories have appeared in English in The Drawbridge, Words Without Borders and Portal 9. He currently writes for Crusoé magazine and O Antagonista.