Dr. James Calvin Schaap, professor of English at Dordt College in Iowa, is an award-winning author and deeply devoted believer whose writing often reflects self-discovery, faith, and grace. His works include Things We Couldn't Say
, and Touches the Sky,
all novels, along with short stories, journalism, and a series of devotional books for young readers. He and his wife, Barbara, have two grown children. Jim is a member of The Chrysostom Society.