Frances Macaulay Forde

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I have 49 stories published in 10 collections on the site.
My stories have been read 40811 times and 13 of my stories have been cherry picked.
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Frances Macaulay Forde

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

My stories


My Life As A Sari ( poem published in 'indigo Journal')

Securely tuck your fears under elastic at the centre of your waist with your left hand, and with your right, hold the remaining metres of spun silk - your future, facing inside.

MOBILES (poem)

...turning us all into business buskers barking at buildings...

Scissors I.P.

Written a while ago but the result of a Zen writing workshop which inspired my suggestion for this week's Inspiration Point.

Desertification (published poem)

Inspired emerging writer Marlia Douglas to responde with her own peom. John Kinsella asked me to read this poem at launch of "Shades of the Sublime and the Beautiful".

Freeway Haikus

Three Haiku written for a Uni assignment.