Uncle Sam, Matchmaker—American Diplomacy, Winter 2017
This Is How We Tweet—for the Foreign Service Journal, January 2014
Relief Efforts Resonate in West Africa—for the Foreign Service Journal, April 2010
Transition Brief—Flash non-Fiction Funny (forthcoming, Spring 2018)
USIS Library Card—the Foreign Service Journal (forthcoming, Spring 2018)
For proprietary opinion polling analysis samples (2013-2016), contact Ben directly

Book Reviews

Global Adventures on Less-Traveled Roads, James Bullington, American Diplomacy, Spring 2017
Swimming, Karl Luntta, Peace Corps Worldwide, May 17, 2016 (short fiction)
Paradise in Front of Me, Kevin Finch, Peace Corps Worldwide, February 28, 2014 (memoir)
A Dry and Thirsty Land, Bryant Weineke, Peace Corps Worldwide, February 4, 2014 (memoir)
BenEastBooks Review Catalogue (45 titles from literary to crime fiction, memoir and more 2012-2017)

Short Fiction

Confirmation—The Citron Review, December 1, 2015
Green—Peace Corps Writers (Peace Corps Worldwide), January 10, 2014
One Dead Cop—Umbrella Factory Magazine, Issue 11, September 2012
Guts—Atticus Review, August 20, 2012


Patchworks, Moonshine Cove Publishing, September 2017
Two Pumps for the Body Man, New Pulp Press, March 2016

Patchworks reviewed by Dan Whitman (The Mess We’re) at the Foreign Service Journal
Patchworks reviewed by Peter Van Deekle at Peace Corps Worldwide
Two Pumps for the Body Man reviewed by John Rouse at the Foreign Service Journal

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