Hey hey! I have good news! If you like fairytales about dragons and magic and strange buildings! The first three chapters of my book, The Princess and the Dragon and Other Stories About Unlikely Heroes, are available to read here. Chapter Four is available exclusively for patrons, and I'll be sharing a new chapter every… Continue reading Introducing ‘The Princess and the Dragon and Other Stories About Unlikely Heroes’
Happy new year everyone! I wanted to do something fun as it's January (and I hate waiting around to hear from agents) so I'm making the first three chapters of dragonnovel 1.0 available for my lovely patrons! Chapter one is available here. I've written a blog about why I wanted to share the draft as… Continue reading Chapter One of Dragonnovel 1.0 Available for Patrons!
Hi everyone, After a full two-and-a-half years of procrastinating, I made a video for my Patreon page: https://youtu.be/Nnw3wY8jZYk That is all. I'm quite pleased with myself for learning to use a selfie stick. Here is the link again. Have a great weekend! Francesca
Hi everyone, I realised I forgot to share here: my current series on my new story blog is a black comedy, Everyday Acts of Murder. The first two stories are up now, and the third will be online in a couple of weeks. You can get early access to stories, plus have a character named… Continue reading ‘Everyday Acts of Murder’ Short Stories Online Now
Hi everyone, I've started a new blog, FrancescasWords.wordpress.com, to share my short stories. I really needed a space to upload and share bits and pieces I've had lying around, and now seemed a good time (I did a slightly longer blog about that on Indifferent Ignorance). I've also updated my Patreon campaign so patrons can… Continue reading Introducing a Stories Blog and a Patreon Campaign!
Hi everyone, I'm poking around on this site at the moment because I'd like to bring you bigger, better things... hopefully in a pretty and readable format. If you click a page and it takes you somewhere odd, or if a link doesn't work - or if you arrive on the site and it looks… Continue reading Maintenance Occuring: Apologies for Delays
Hi everyone, I’m in Laos at the moment, soaking up some sunshine and mentally preparing myself for the bus journey back into Thailand. We’re heading north to Cheng Mai, spending a bit of time in the north then heading down to the southern islands before we go back to Bangkok to head home at the… Continue reading Hi from Laos!
Hi everyone, happy new year! I'm currently in Cambodia, backpacking across South East Asia, and you can follow my travels over on my blog, Indifferent Ignorance. So far we've spent a week in Bangkok and we've just arrived in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Then we're on to Phnom Penh and Sihanoukville, before heading to Vietnam and… Continue reading Greetings from South East Asia!
Hi everyone, A short story I wrote, Community Spirit, is in this issue of Trawler, a Southend-based magazine. Here's a synopsis: Cicely has never even dressed up for Halloween before, but this is the year to join in with the local trick or treating. If that doesn't prompt you to run out and grab every… Continue reading ‘Community Spirit’ in Trawler Magazine
Hi everyone, I recently wrote an article for The Beard Mag about superfoods. I think I made a joke about quinoa, so you should probably read it. There's also free shipping to the States from today until 5th July - no code needed, just head over and shop. I don't sell fireworks. Have a good… Continue reading Superfoods on The Beard Mag & Free Shipping to USA