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.

July 9, 2014

Ladies and gentlemen! Here it bloody well is!


It gives me great pleasure to finally show this off to you. All I want to say is "tada" and be done with it, but you know an author can never say so little.


It's been a long time coming, a very long time indeed. Over a year...

July 1, 2014

So the Emaneska novels are out. The special edition hardbacks are out too. The Written graphic novel is in its publishing stage. Surely I'd be happy with that?


Nope. Audio.


I'm very pleased to announce that last week I launched a project to turn the first Emaneska book...

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The Forever King - Second Sneak Peek

October 3, 2019

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