Benjamin Knight

Freelance Writer

Location icon United Kingdom

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Creative

Stories to Grow By
09/28/2016
Audun and the Bear ~ reader's theater

Scene 1 - Audun's farm in Iceland [ Stage Set: The play is set in Iceland about a thousand years ago. In a backdrop, the foreground should show a kind of farmhouse called a "longhouse" from old Nordic farms. The longhouse is as long as three or four homes.

LeftLion
11/02/2017
Bag of Secrets at The Angel Microbrewery: A Prophecy Fulfilled

TRCH words: Ben Knight Together with Phrase Goblinz, local writer Benjamin Knight is set to whack on a cabaret show as part of Nottingham Comedy Festival. Here, he explains how the idea came about... It was sometime in 2016; I was spending a lot of time in the desert back then, combing the sands for traces of the big worms from "Dune".

The Far Pastures - a story blog
02/03/2015
Short Fiction Story - "King of Pentacles"

As part of a series of short tales I was writing for my blog, I wrote "King of Pentacles" as a very short and self contained story set in a fantasy environment.

Pantheon Magazine
01/01/2014
The Ground You Walk On| Benjamin David Knight

Dr. Abraham Umsuka's personal journal: 16/7 We arrived on the edge of the Kahllian Dome-Plains at about 5:30 this morning, as the hot Kahllis sun climbed over the broken pillars and broken upturned bowls on the horizon, casting jagged shadows over our approach. The locals of a nearby village refer to...

Informative

Linkpoint
What is Cloud Computing?

As technology grows and develops, cloud computing has been spreading itself further and further across new platforms. The term "cloud" comes from a metaphor on the nature on this computing format in that actions undertaken using a remote series of servers to back up work, collate information and download important tools from anywhere - as if drawing vapour from clouds in the sky.

Linkpoint
5 ways to secure your data post Facebook's major 'Breach of Trust'

Many have seen this coming for the longest time - we've all been warned about our data being mishandled, misused and siphoned as its being transferred. Some of us have even seen the effects of this first-hand, with identity theft becoming more and more commonplace in the growing technological climate.

Freelance job
Edited biography chapter

A chapter of a novel manuscript that I edited as a sample for a previous client. The first passage on page 2 is the original draft sent to me, and the second on page 10 is my subsequent edit.

LeftLion
01/21/2018
Live Music Review: Cute Owl Festival at The Maze

Opera North words: Benjamin Knight photos: Benedict Culm A brand new intimate festival of live electronic music with a variety unusual musical instruments... Cute Owl is a nomadic bi-monthly gig organised by contributing band tAngerinecAt, showcasing experimental electronica from whatever corner they could find - and out of the acts I was presented with, I was super impressed.

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