Ben Segal is the author of the short story collection Pool Party Trap Loop published by Queen's Ferry Press. His books include the collective epistolary novel The Wes Letters (Outpost19, 2014), the crossword puzzle novella 78 Stories (No Record Press, 2009), and is co-editor of The Official Catalog of the Library of Potential Literature (Lit Pub Books, 2010). His work appears in numerous magazines and journals including Tin House, Tarpaulin Sky, Gigantic, Puerto del Sol, among others.

A graduate at Hampshire College and MFA in Literature (Fiction) at UC San Diego, Ben studies law at The University of Chicago while he works on his second book Tunnels. With Feliz Lucia Molina, they are based in Chicago and the high desert in Southern California.