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Ben Crofton

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I'm a lifelong Chicago suburban native, and I have been an avid writer since high school. I find horror and dark suspense to be extremely fun to write - there's nothing more satisfying than a nice, long dip into the septic tank of the human subconscious.

I do not write with the aim of becoming one with the legion of literary masters whose artistry continues to further human culture; I write stories to entertain. You'll most likely never see anything I write up for a pulitzer prize nomination - however, you very well may see it being read in parks, on trains and in airports, by everyday people who need a little distraction.

That's why I read.

It's also part of why I write. The other part is that if I didn't have some kind of creative outlet, I
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I’ve been out of it for a while. Saying “I haven’t kept up with my writing” would be a drastic understatement; before the other night, I had not so much as glanced at the notes for my second novel in months. Life has kept me extremely busy with other things, so much so that I wound up temporarily abandoning all of my projects. After publishing Trial by Night, I more or less spent my spare time... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.10 · 40 ratings · 5 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Hiding in the Dark - Short ...
3.06 of 5 stars 3.06 avg rating — 36 ratings — published 2010 — 2 editions
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Trial by Night
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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