Nadestino og pito ka tuig sa Hamburg, Germany ug upat ka tuig sa Dubai, United Arab Emirates isip konsul, ang tagsulat tua karon sa Koror, Palau, diin siya ang konsul heneral sa embahada sa Pilipinas. Kon pangutan-on kabahin sa iyang pamalak, modayon siyag kutlo sa sanglitanan ni Wallace Stevens: “The poet is a god, or the young poet is a god. The old poet is a tramp.”
Adonis Durado works as a graphic designer and is based in Bangkok, Thailand. He received the "Emmanuel Lacaba Prize" from the National Commission for Culture and the Arts in 2000, and "The Best New Writer" from Cebuano Studies Center and Faigao Foundation in 2001. His first collection "Dili Tanang Matagak Mahagbong" (Not All that Drops Falls) was published in 2008. He's currently preparing his third collection "Lisay sa Bugan" which will be published next year.