I was born at a small village, in west Flores, East Nusa Tenggara,Indonesia on August 11, 1973. My parents gave me the name Laurensius Dami. When I was in primary School, I spent my time in my village. And then, I moved to Minor Seminary School. I also studied at Senior High School, in John Paul II Seminary, in Labuan Bajo, Manggarai, West Flores, East Nusa Tenggara. After that, I spent the novitiate period for two years, in Kuwu, middle Manggarai, at the congregation of Societas Verbi Divini (SVD) or Divine Word Missionary. In this institution, I studied about bible and the gospel. Beside that, I studied english, spirituality, and the other subject. Then, I studied philosophy at St Paul Mayor Seminary, in Maumere, East Flores, East Nusa Tenggara. I was graduated from philosophy degree in 1999. And then I work as editor, in Flores Pos Daily Newspaper, and DIAN, Weekly Newspaper, and Rumah Kita, Monthly Newspaper. Since 2000 until now, i have been working at Suara Pembaruan Daily Newspaper, in Jakarta, as reporter. I have visited many regions in Indonesia. I am only a simple man, who want to critize all social fact around me.