Michael Kumpfmüller, born in 1961, studied history and German literature in Tübingen, Vienna and Berlin. He moved to Berlin in 1986, where he began working as a journalist for newspapers and the radio. Since 2000 he has been a freelance writer.
- Die Herrlichkeit des Lebens
[The glory of life]
Kiepenheuer & Witsch Verlag, Cologne 2011.