The horror of it is that beauty is not only a terrifying thing—it is also a mysterious one as well. In it, the Devil struggles with God and the field of battle is the hearts of man.
The Brothers KaramazovFyodor Dostoyevsky

Tim's authored four books, including the children's book Shine So Bright and the critically acclaimed Veneer: Living Deeply in a Surface Society. He studied beauty in the works of C.S. Lewis for his PhD under Alister McGrath. When he's not scratching poetry, or chasing the scholar's craft, you can find him carving up the trails of the nearest national forest on his Salsa El Mariachi 29er.

He lives in Charlotte, North Carolina with his wife and three pixie-daughters, and two acres of Great Horned Owls.