His story centered on the difficulty of explaining to a girl, in this case her daughter, the stock market crash. A personal anecdote that led him to reflection and led him to write a children's story, which he later told his daughter and which he related in her talk.

He writes books and novels. Columnist for the Todo Pasa program on Océano FM. In 2000 he settled in Barcelona. He had a heart attack and was born again in Montevideo, Uruguay, on December 6, 2015. Because of the scare, since 2016 he has lived in Buenos Aires.

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