Ben Shaberman

Washingon, DC

Reader & Writer


I have published two books: Jerry's Vegan Women (fiction, 2015) and The Vegan Monologues (humorous essays, 2009). Both were published by Apprentice House, Loyola University Maryland. I promoted both books through speaking engagements at events and festivals in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K. In addition, my essays, articles, and commentaries have been carried by several prominent media outlets including: The Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Baltimore Sun, VegNews, Vegetarian Times, and NPR. Additionally, my fiction and creative non-fiction have been published in a number of literary journals including: The Artist Unleashed, Empty Mirror, The Good Men Project, Flock, Clean Sheets Erotica Magazine, and Crunchable. I earned an M.A. in writing (poetry) from Johns Hopkins University.

Favorite Books

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, 2001: A Space Odyssey, View with a Grain of Sand

Favorite Quotes

Balanced on the biggest wave you race towards an early grave -- Roger Waters

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