Andrea Taffi was born in Cecina, in Livorno province, in 1966. Since 2011 he has been living in Sassari, where he practices as a lawyer. He loves reading, especially Eduardo De Filippo’s plays. With the one-act La verità (The truth) he won, in December 2013, the Sardinian drama prize named after Giampiero Cubeddu, and received an honorable mention at the National Literary Prize Teatro Aurelio, Rome. A short story, L'uomo con il fiore in testa (The man with the flower on his head), was published in an anthology of short stories by various authors titled Prossima fermata (Next stop), published in February 2015 by Edizioni Leima, Palermo.