Tim Desmond is a writer and artist from the San Joaquin Valley of California. His first novel, For Thou Art With Me, published 2006, is a World War II love and war story. He has also written poetry and short stories. He was raised in rural California on a grain ranch in the rolling foothills. He attended California College of Arts and Crafts, in Oakland, and received a Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University Fresno, with a major in zoology. His latest works revolve around conspiracies. Desmond lives with his wife in Fresno, California.