Welcome to The Fiction Factory - a blog that Ben's being writing on the side since he was a lot younger and a lot prettier. The Factory is smorgasbord of blogs and videos about Ben's progress as an indie author, his research and creative processes, news about new books, self-publishing advice, and whatever else he stumbles across on the internet – usually cat gifs.

September 19, 2019

It's interview time, and this time around, YOU are asking the questions. A few weeks ago, I put out a post letting you ask anything you liked. A whole bunch of you sent in a pile of different questions about me, my self-publishing journey, and my books. In this vlog, I...

August 24, 2019

Welcome to a roundup of my journey to Dublin WorldCon! What a brilliant time I had in Dublin, at the world's 77th Sci-Fi and Fantasy Con. It was so very enjoyable to meet old friends and new friends aplenty, as well as attend outstanding panels, kaffeeklatsches, and re...

August 10, 2019

Here's a brand new BenCast vlog for you. Find out about what I'll be up to and Dublin WorldCon and check out some of the new book swag I've designed. OH, and there's some cheap books on offer, too! If you want to know more, you can always subscribe to my YouTube at /Be...

June 9, 2019

It's time for another BenCast vlog! In this vlog, I brave the vicious hordes of squirrels in the park to tell you about all the 99c/99p book deals I'm running.

March 8, 2019

In this latest vlog, I climb a little local mountain to tell you all about what's been happening in the past few weeks. Find out who's going to be narrating the Chasing Graves Trilogy audiobooks (hint – think Deathly Hallows), about cheap copies of Chasing Graves, sign...

September 27, 2018

Get a look at the new Chasing Graves cover if you haven't already seen it in all its raw, dark fantastical beauty. I'm beyond pleased with what artists Shawn King and Chris Cold have produced. I'm also really pleased to say that the book is now available to pre-order o...

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The Forever King - Second Sneak Peek

October 3, 2019

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