Do you wish there were more best-of-2017 lists for you to pore over? More lists that actually waited for the year to be done to make their selections, letting thoughts percolate for maximum poetic impact? Then look no further! Ben’s 2017 picks are here.
The backyard of my childhood home contained a single tree, an Arizona ash in a sea of green grass that my grandfather on my mother’s side planted. // Post by Ben
She had once told him she saw dark amorphous creatures crawling in at the edges of the room. Her eyes had darted to and fro, a surreal gloss covering her pupils. // Post By Ben
A track for hovering above a mist-laden coast dappled with trees or immersed in the swirling complexities of a raindrop. // Post by Ben
It’s the perfect amount of chilly in my car. All night it’s been pouring and the roads are covered in … More
Photo and words by Ben Montemayor I don’t know why, I don’t know why / I return to the scenes … More
Photo and words by Ben Montemayor When nights alone and nights you’re bored / And can’t resist or miss the … More
At first there’s nothing, just a void — modulated synth notes vanishing like vapor. But now there appears to be an unfurling. A drop of liquid sends a ripple through an emerald stained puddle …