Ben Cartwright lives in Spokane, WA.   His writing has appeared in Sentence, The Stinging Fly, Midwestern Gothic, Prick of the Spindle, and other fine places.  Ben’s debut poetry collection After Our Departure was published by Sage Hill Press in 2016. His chapbook The Meanest Things Pick Clean is forthcoming from Floating Bridge Press in October 2017. He teaches at Spokane Falls Community College, and his past haunts include Tianjin (China), Topeka (Kansas), Lawrence (Kansas), Moscow (Idaho) and the underside of various railroad bridges.



Kansas Blotter poetry recording archive

One Response to “About”


  1. I’m Teaching this Summer’s SF Institute at KU | Nathaniel Williams - March 7, 2016

    […] also an honor to share teaching duties with Ben Cartwright, a fantastic writer and fellow KU […]

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s