I am a poet and graphic designer specializing in book, newspaper & identity design and web development. I'm currently employed full-time by Rosetta, as a Manager, Senior Creative Engineer.

My latest book, The Last Spelling Bee, is currently available in the Penciled In store and on Amazon. Read a twenty page preview in this pdf, or at Scribd.

Featured work

Biting the Apple, by Jeanie Greensfelder

Designed by Benjamin Daniel Lawless
First book published through Penciled In Publishing

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Women's Press

A bi-monthly newspaper distributed throughout the Central Coast of California.
I was the head designer from 2006-2011.

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Demonstration of site on a mobile device

Kevin Patrick Sullivan — Poet

Design and development by Benjamin Lawless at Penciled In
This site is responsive

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The Last Spelling Bee

My second book of poems
Designed and written by Benjamin Daniel Lawless
Published through CreateSpace

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There Is Nothing Poetic About Fish

My first book of poems
Designed and written by Benjamin Daniel Lawless
Published through CreateSpace

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