Silvia Meave Avila was born in Mexico City. She's an investigative journalist on a variety of topics from Global Economy to North American affairs. She's currently Editor in Chief for TribuAmericas CommContents, Ltd as well as a contributor on Mexico Travel and Books Reviews for Examiner.com. Silvia occasionally writes for other online publications too. She began to write fiction stories in Spanish language at an early age, but she published a short story for the first time in 1987 for the Mexican newspaper "El Nacional." Silvia has authored or co-authored five books. She published her first fiction novel in 2000, that it is expected to reedit soon.