Ben LeRoy was born, grew up, and continues to live in Madison, WI. In addition to other things, he is a freelance book editor and the former Executive Director of the Independent Publishers Caucus. In a former version of this life he served as founder and publisher of Bleak House Books and Tyrus Books. In 2014, he volunteered in all 50 States for the Be Local Everywhere Project.
Currently at work on his own novel and trying to find peace in nature. Proponent of internal and external exploration. Trying to dig the perfect hole in his garden.