Trey Smith is an avid Taoist and environmentalist, and resides in South Bend, Washington with his wife Della. He writes the blog The Rambling Taoist, and publishes a weekly e-zine called Greener Times.
Alex Paul is an aspiring writer, and lives in Brandon, Manitoba.
Around the Tao in 80 Days is a collection of translations of the Tao Te Ching, and an accompanying commentary by Trey Smith and Alex Paul. It offers a plain-english expansion on the ideas in the original text, with a penchant for everyday wisdom.