Bio: Matthew Brooks is a writer, artist/sculptor, and musician, as well as a computer security professional. As an artist/sculptor, he attained a modicum of fame with the publication of "A Glimpse Beyond the Veil, The Art of Matthew Brooks" in the late 1990's and garnered international attention when well known soccer star David Beckham recently chose one of his paintings to have tattooed on his side. He is the author of numerous articles on the subjects of computer hacking, religion and art, and more recently the full length novel: "Playing God". As a musician, he produced several albums in the late 1980's with moderate success. He lives in Hubbardston, MA with his wife and five children and is currently at work on his next novel, The Black Stone.