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.

December 4, 2013

I'm back! It's been a long time since the last BenCast. Fear not, you can expect more soon.


Today I discuss what I've been up to in the last few months, and talk about my brand new book, hopefully coming in 2014!


May 23, 2013

I promised myself I wouldn’t write a dramatic blog about Dead Stars. The kind you might mistake for an acceptance speech at the Oscars. The kind where I use punctuation to denote emotions, such as :’( Trust me, I won’t..... ;) Nope. None of that here.


What I will do, h...

December 21, 2012

Just a quick blog today. I know you’re all probably drowning in Christmas preparations and wrapping paper and tinsel as it is. I know I am. Grr.


I’m also drowning in a spot of euphoria. If you haven’t yet heard the news, then all you need to know is this: Dead Stars Pa...

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October 3, 2019

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