Ray Bradley works in energy policy and strategic communications in Washington, D.C. He studied environmental science and religion at Virginia Tech and completed coursework in theology, psychology and film at Fuller Theological Seminary prior to rediscovering the hidden treasures of Catholic Church. Upon his return to the Church, he has undertaken studies in moral philosophy and theology. His writing explores the Catholic understanding of the mystical nature of human existence and the dynamics spiritual warfare, as illustrated in the works of Dante, J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis. He resides in Northern Virginia with his wife and newborn son and in his spare time enjoys surfing or reading anything written by G.K. Chesterton.