Benjamin ran with scissors when he was five. He now writes. He has been–at different times, of course–a fry cook, range boy, greens maintenance technician, reservations agent, room service attendant, editor, banquet server, meteorologist, instructor, program manager for Internet applications, curriculum developer, simulation engineer and chemical demilitarization certification coordinator.The author of Castles: A Fictional Memoir of a Girl with Scissors
and Sketches from the Spanish Mustang
, Benjamin has been called “a Pulitzer-caliber writer” with “a unique American voice.” Aside from novels, he has been published in many magazines to include The Horror Express
, All Hollows: The Journal of the Ghost Story Society
, Horror Carousel
and Bare Bones
He also gets up before 4am to milk (words, not cows). He is married to a wonderful and creative woman and has five kids, a dog, a hamster and two fish. You can find Benjamin psychoanalyzing himself on his blog (bxwretlind.com/) or lounging about in the Twitterverse (@bxwretlind).