Benjamin Willems is a technical writer, cinephile, and public access Unix server enthusiast. His writing has appeared in literary magazines like EVENT and The Rusty Toque, as well as on The Meteor Chef. He is a former coordinator of Open Word: Readings and Ideas, a literary reading and interview series featuring internationally renowned writers and thinkers. At work, he contributes developer documentation for Solidus. His face appears on the front of the album Other Light by Island Eyes. He lives and works from Vancouver Island, British Columbia.