About Me


Christopher Benson is a writer and educator in Texas. He earned a B.A. in Philosophy from Wheaton College, M.A. in Journalism from the University of Missouri, and M.A. in Liberal Arts from the Graduate Institute of St. John’s College. Published work has appeared in The Weekly Standard, Christianity Today, Books & Culture, Christian Scholar’s Review, Modern Reformation, Image, First Things, The City, and The Christian Century.

* Header: “Winter Fields” by Donna Clair (2015). “Traveling from Truchas on the edge of the village of Las Trampas is this beautiful field – small adobes dot the bases of the hills – I’ve always had the feeling of passing through another time – and I’ve always wondered if life looks best from the outside of things — that one can fantasize a perfection that might not exist if one got closer.”