Ben is an author of gnomes, plays, poetry and more. He was first published in his college publications the Cornfield Review and KAPOW. Since then he has been featured in several online literary journals and heads the poetry committee at the Mid-Ohio Fine Art Society.
As a founding member, he helped start the Quillective Project with Amber Norrgard, Scott Morgan and Rob Zimmermann. Their goal is raise money for different causes with an annual anthology. This past year they sponsored a no-kill animal shelter called Dog and Kitty City in the Dallas Texas area.
Ben has recorded several episodes of a podcast on poetry (Lyrical Versification) with his cohost, Amber Jerome~Norrgard. Listen in on iTunes or Stitcher Radio.
Currently, he lives in Marion, Ohio and is working toward his Master’s Degree in education. He loves historical documentaries and all things gnome.