Benjamin starting writing poetry and short stories at an early age. During his work as professional actor he decided to develop his own voice as a Playwright. 
He studied Playwrighting at Primary Stages Einhorn School of Performing Arts in New York City. 
At the core of his work is how trauma is manifested in humans, addiction, imprisonment, obsession, the idea of love and how these themes can be manifested on the stage for today's audience.