Dr. Theodore Homa is a practicing physician, seasoned history buff and an avid science fiction enthusiast. Among his favorite themes are time travel, the unknown and places of unique historical interest. Travels throughout Europe have provided opportunity to complement his particular theological and philosophical areas of interest. After a long medical career devoted to his practice and consecutive weeks without free weekends, a health related calamity struck leaving him unable to work for an extended time period.. Utilizing serendipitous time on his hands, he turned to inner creative talents and began to explore the world of writing fiction. Writing has always been an ultimate background career goal. After a year at the word processor in his suburban Chicago area penthouse, and his summer home on Cape Cod and with the continual support of his wife and dedicated friends, he completed his first literary work, “Archimedes Claw”. Currently, Dr.Homa continues the writer’s journey busily embarking on his follow up novel.