Benjamin Davis

Poet, Fiction Writer, Creative Nonfiction Writer

Sturbridge, MA 01566

Author's Bio

Benjamin Davis is an American writer living somewhere outside of America with works in Hobart Pulp, Maudlin House, Bending Genres, Star 82 Review, Cease Cows, Sky Island Journal, Three Drops Press, and many elsewheres.

He is a historical fiction writer for middle school textbooks by day and the editor for the sexuality magazine Sexography by night. He spends most of his time trying not to mix up the two. 

Publications & Prizes


Bending Genres
, , ,
, ,
Down in the Dirt
, , , ,
The Drabble
Three Drops from a Cauldron
Prizes won: 


Slippery Elm Press Literary Journal (Deanna Tulley Multimedia Prize) – Finalist [2020]
The Gateway Review (Annual Flash Fiction Contest) – Semi-finalist [2020]
The Cupboard (Annual Chapbook Contest) – Honorable Mention [2019]
Readers’ Favorite Book Awards (The King of FU)- Silver Medal Winner (Young Adult, Coming of Age) [2019]
New England Book Festival (The King of FU) – Runner-up [2019]

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Ludmilla Petrushevskaya, Etgar Keret, Kelly Link, Aimee Bender, Mariana Enriquez, Kevin Wilson
What I'm reading now: 
Things We Lost in the Fire by Mariana Enriquez

More Information

Gives readings: 
Travels for readings: 
Born in: 
Worcester, MA
Please note: All information in the Directory is provided by the listed writers or their representatives.
Last update: Oct 17, 2022