Ben Wolf



Author/Editor Ben Wolf was this year’s keynote speaker. He has written and edited over 100 published works. Ben is the founder of Splickety Publishing Group, a magazine that publishes flash fiction. He has written novels and a children’s book. In 2015 he won the Cascade Award ( for his novel, Blood for Blood, and his children’s book, I’d Punch a Lion in His Eye for You, was a Cascade Award winner in 2016 ( His concentration is primarily in speculative fiction.

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Ben’s Academy Classes

$49 – lifetime access

Werewolves, Chainsaws, and Clowns - Oh my!

Horror is a genre whose origins date back to antiquity. Authors throughout the ages have toyed with readers’ fears and anxieties, and they’ve given us recurring nightmares in the process. This class examines the best practices of writing horror for a diverse range of audiences and will equip participants to better understand what makes horror work in their fiction. *This course contains mild language and violence.*