Ben Kilgore has always had an inquisitive and sometimes playful mind. An active imagination sees "what if" possibilities and often relationships others miss. Trace evidence of his lifelong love of science and history creeps into his work. Years of varied experiences: traveling, trying new things, changing careers and raising a family have all contributed.
He writes fiction because it provides the freedom to have fun with a story and still weave in ideas that transcend the story line. As avid readers know stories do more than just entertain. His writing incorporates details and description to provide both color and informative content.
Finally, he enjoys hearing the reactions of readers. In the end it's their experience that counts. The good, the bad and their ideas are all welcome.
Will Normal Return
Post-Apocalyptic Survival Fiction
A small mountain community loses power and almost everything electronic. Most in the community are evacuated by the military. But a few who are left behind come together, hungry for information about what happened and why help isn't coming. They face murder, desperate people and struggle in isolation. This is the story of their survival in a lawless world clinging to the hope everything will return to normal.