Benjamin Rybeck

Building a Community of Writers and Readers: WriteFest Returns to Silver Street Studios

Nonprofit literary organizers draw all sorts of volunteers, but Elizabeth White-Olsen, executive director of Writespace, recalls one in particular. “We had a young lawyer show up, and she looked like a supermodel, in her miniskirt, cute silk blouse, high heels. She didn’t have time to change after work. I watched her in this outfit, moving furniture all day. I thought it was the funniest thing. That’s the kind of volunteer we have—so committed.”...
Benjamin Rybeck

Benjamin Rybeck

Benjamin Rybeck is the author of The Sadness and the general manager of Brazos Bookstore.