Clive Staples Lewis (1898 - 1963) C. S Lewis was a British novelist, poet, academic, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian, broadcaster and lecturer,. He held academic positions at both Oxford University and Cambridge University.
Mattie Stepanek (1990 - 2004) was an american poet who during his short life published seven best selling books of poetry and peace essays. Mattie Stepanek died at age 13. He became known as a peace advocate and motivational speaker.