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Author: Ben H

About the Author

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Writer of Things, reader, gamer, performer, amateur bread maker, chainmailler, bearded person. I’m an English with Creative Writing Graduate, and I would be delighted if you would visit my online portfolio at where I write short stories, flash fiction, blogs, articles, and various other works of fantastical fiction and creative non-fiction. The dream is to regularly write and sell short stories until I can support myself on pen and paper. I am available for commission – simply follow Dragons Lay Fried Eggs and fill out a Contact Form to get in touch!


It’s Only The First Week

September 17, 2013 by Ben H

Freshers Week. Seems like an awfully long time ago now. I can honestly say I can’t remember much of it. And no, drink is not…


The Carrot-at-the-end-of-the-stick Approach

November 14, 2012 by Ben H

Hello! I’ve lately been kept rather busy with a little full-time temporary employment there, a lot of writing here: and will be doing much…

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Before Finding Your Own Voice

August 7, 2012 by Ben H

For any graduate starting a career in the Arts, there can be a colossal amount of pressure on you to find your own unique voice.…


Starting Your Career Before Getting Paid

July 26, 2012 by Ben H

Questioning whether you’ve chosen the right career path; endlessly searching for suitable (but not mind-numbingly boring) jobs; trying to figure out what exactly employers want…