Frances Macaulay Forde

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I have 53 stories published in 10 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 54025 times and 16 of my stories have been cherry picked.
5 of my 231 comments have been voted Great Feedback with a total of 5 votes

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Frances Macaulay Forde

lives on the Sunset Coast of Australia and writes for page, stage and screen.

My stories

Gold cherry


A poem submitted to the anthology to raise awareness: "Rhino in a shrinking world" but not included. I thought I'd share it anyway... THANDI Imagine...

Competing - Chapter 1

CHAPTER ONE In the Research Station reception Kath Williams is setting up, ready to start her day. It’s 7.25am. She looks cool and fresh in a...

Competing - Prologue 2

Watts-Brown smiled confidently as he ran downhill. It felt good – he was running easily, his rhythm smooth and efficient in time with the magnificent...

Competing - Prologue 1

PROLOGUE Colin Williams easily wears a tan from working hard outdoors. He’s tall and solid. Like a Karri tree is part of the forest; Colin is part of...

Moment of Birth

My Darling One you are so new helpless - yet so strong! You didn't really need the Doctor quiding you along... Now I know how every mother feels at...