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LATEST NEWS: My short story EVENING TRAIN and photograph NORTH FORK were recently selected in a judged competition for publication in the 2019 CONVERGENCE MAGAZINE, a collection of words and images from the West Elk Mountain region of Colorado. A link to obtaining the publication, the black and white NORTH FORK image, and the link to EVENING TRAIN can be found below.

Available on Amazon.com https://www.amazon.com/Convergence-Words-Images-West-Elks/dp/1096412403
NORTH FORK, photograph by D.P. Benjamin, published in the 2019 Convergence Magazine

EVENING TRAIN, short story by D.P. Benjamin, published in the 2019 Convergence Magazine

recently published NON-FICTION ARTICLES

A shy teen puts on a bear suit to realize her dream of becoming a high school mascot. 3rd place – Best Sports Story of 2018 – Colorado Press Association

Local romance authors gather for a book signing at the Grand Junction Barnes & Noble.

Young entrepreneurs save traditional cattle ranches from development.

An injured stray dog avoids capture until it’s time to have her puppies.

Modern-day gladiators clash at an old-time county fair.

A touring singer-songwriter helps launch a town’s new Arts Center.

Footloose musicians find a place to call home.

A funeral home is charged with abusing the dead and deceiving surviving families by substituting cement and discarded metal for cremated remains.

BENJAMIN FOR PRESIDENT 2012 CAMPAIGN & platform

At age 67, D.P. Benjamin threw his hat into the U.S. Presidential ring in 2012 by getting on the primary ballot and proposing some bold and irreverent policy changes.