Redentor A. de la Rosa is an Associate Professor of Philosophy at Central Mindanao University, where he served as a member of the NBC Evaluation Committee for Creative Works. He is a National Book Development Board-registered author. Red has published academic books and research articles, but he now explores his creative side by writing fiction. He is finishing his first novel, and his debut short story, The Book of the Wars of the Lord, was published in Circles magazine by 8letters Books and Publishing. Red is a visual artist. While a student, he won painting contests and was awarded Artist of the Year. Also, he was the literary editor and cartoonist of their university’s official student publication, where he received the The Collegiate Immaculate literary award.