Fig. 6: About Ben

Ben Deeb enjoys building furniture, creating bizarre puzzle games, and digging large holes in the desert. With his writing partner, Graham Towers, he's written over a dozen pilots and features, as well as three episodes of ABC's Black-ish. Ben's prose has been published in magazines, websites, and academic journals. After moving from Nebraska to California, Ben worked in a geochemistry laboratory, traveled the country as a professional narc, interned in the US senate, and taught science in over a hundred Los Angeles schools. He currently works as a staff writer on Black-ish and runs the immersive design company Overlay Games.

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