|Birth Day||December 9, 1948|
|Birth Place||Managua, Nicaragua|
|Age||72 YEARS OLD|
Nicaraguan poet, Novelist, and author known for Verse Sobre la Grama; Waslala; Amor insurrecto, and other works. Her numerous literary honors include the Biblioteca Breve and Casa de las Americas awards.
She studied in Madrid, Spain and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Her gender-themed 1988 novel, La Mujer Habitada, was published in many languages and was placed on reading lists at several American universities.
She and author Claribel Alegria share a Nicaraguan heritage.