Born in Saarland, the painter and author studied at the Philosophical-Theological University of St. Georgen / Frankfurt am Main, during which time he spent a year studying in Berkeley, California, and completed his studies at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main. He publishes in magazines and anthologies, as well as on the radio. He writes prose, drama, radio plays, spiritual texts, poetry. Present as a graphic artist and painter. He is co-founder (together with Ewart Reder) of the literary program »WortWellen« on Radio X (Frankfurt) and belonged to the board of the Association of German Writers, Regional Association of Hessen.

His previous volumes of poetry are »Worttropfen«, Homburg 1984, »Perücke der Liebe« , Saarbrücken 2005, and »Der tätowierte Himmel« , Frankfurt 2017. His plays »Die Wände« and »Der Kopf" premiered at the Kellertheater Frankfurt am Main in 2005 and the Theater am Schlachthof Neuss in 2010.

In 1981 he received a working scholarship from the Rotary Club of Berkeley, USA, and in 2010 the Moldova Scholarship from the Hessen Ministry of Science and Art. He is a district historian of the Polytechnic Society Frankfurt am Main.