He was born in Messina in 1955, he lives in Tonnarella (Messina).
Cardiologist, he has written poetry for many years but he has just
bursting passion obtaining flattering
He is Professor of “History of the Poetry”, at the Third Age
University of Messina.
He won several literary first prizes among which:
the ‘ Colapesce’ of Messina, the
Trapani – Torre di Ligny’,
the ‘Contea di Modica’, the ‘Danilo Chiarugi’, of
Ponsacco (PI), the ‘Urania di Montercovino Rovella – Puerto Rico,
Joppolo’ of Patti, the ‘Surrentinum’ of
Sorrentini (ME), the ‘Paese della poesia’, the
Montagnareale, the “Campania” of Caserta,
“Poesia da Contatto” of
Messina, the prestigious “Tindari”.
He is also present in some collections of poems among which: ‘La
contemporanea’ Miano ed.
He is the author of the books:
1) ”Oltre l’orizzonte”, Lippolis ed.
2) “Le passate stagioni”, Leonforte ed.
3) “Mare dentro Mare”, N. Calabria ed.
4) “Armonie (poesie bambine), Montedit ed.
His lyrics for children have been adopted by several primary schools of
He also edits many cultural articles on newspapers and specialised