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Adventures with Potato Peelers – Guest Post by Freya Pickard

Freya Pickard

I’m Freya Pickard. I write novels and poetry and I am a cancer survivor. My most recent publication is a collection of poems written between July 2014 and September 2015. These poems trace my journey through having a colostomy, experiencing open surgery for bowel cancer, enduring chemotherapy and starting the long road to recovery.

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Interview With Two Sexy Vampires

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Suzie and Cleo have agreed to an interview, so long as I keep the questions light and don’t ask about their history. We meet at Le Pain Quotidien, the girls sharing a pot of tea and watching the busy station through the glass wall.

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NaPoWriMo & Supergirl

April is National Poetry Writing Month (NaPoWriMo), basically an excuse (if you need one) to write a poem a day. I have adopted a Supergirl theme – but only because I told myself at the start that I couldn’t write poetry about superheroes, and had the perversity to do exactly that.

Poetic Justice: In search of Supergirl
A million heart-wrenched tears
Index to Supergirl posts & poetry

Sacrifice of Iphigenia, by Jan Steen

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Cover of I Like It Hard by Francis James FranklinI Like It Hard is a XXX-rated Reality TV show that our bisexual aromantic heroine wants to win. She has trained hard for it, but the competition is fierce and the cameras see everything…
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Pre-order from Less Than Three Press; goodreads

Haiku Nook Anthology Yantys Butterfly Print VersionYanty’s Butterfly is an international haiku anthology dedicated to Yanty Tjiam and her family. 20 poets from Canada, the U.K., Germany, Persia, Sri Lanka, Ukraine, South Africa, Taiwan, the Philippines, and the U.S. have come together to create this anthology.
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Amazon.co.uk; Amazon.com; goodreads

Cover of my novel Kings of Infinite SpaceAlina Meridon is the fabled city of silver spires located at the heart of my novel Kings of Infinite Space. This is an epic fantasy full of gods, wizards, and other magical themes. The main character is Hrana, a vampire, but the novel is far more than just a vampire story, it’s a story about identity, love and sacrifice.
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Cover of my new novella Hrana My novella, Hrana, is a more-or-less standalone extract from Kings of Infinite Space.
When Hrana makes a bargain with the Dancer to save her family and village from marauders, the price is to leave her life behind and go in search of the mythical city of Alina Meridon.
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Cover of my novel Suzie and the MonstersMy second novel, Suzie and the Monsters, is however an unrestrained vampire novel, telling the story of Suzie Kew, passionate lover and ruthless killer; this is a love story blended with blood, sex and inhumanity.
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Alyth: Witch on Fire book coverMy short story Alyth: Witch on Fire is based on the series of posts on this blog about my friend Alyth.
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Cover of my succubus, vampire and steampunk poetry and short fiction collection Lesbian Succubus Diary and other steamy stuffA collection of short stories and lyrical poetry with vampires, succubi, mechanical girls and other unusual creatures, Lesbian Succubus Diary & other steamy stuff is sometimes erotic and sometimes romantic, but sometimes quite the opposite.
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Cover of my rainbow poetry collection Quantum Sex and other entanglementsA celebration of love and sexuality, Quantum Sex & other entanglements is an erotic journey across the rainbow of human nature, encounters with mythical creatures and monsters, and even a goddess or two.
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Cover of An Aromantic Romance and other talesMy collection of short stories and poetry An Aromantic Romance and other tales which includes The Stellar and the Princess and a selection of other poems and fiction posted on this blog.
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Cover of The Slave-Girl and the VampireMy short story The Slave-Girl and the Vampire is set in a post-apocalyptic future, on the fringes of a lesbian utopia.
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Pick 'N' Mix Charity Anthology book coverMy short story An Aromantic Romance appears in a collection of short stories called Pick ’n’ Mix. The proceeds will be going to the charity Eaves for Women.
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8 Responses to Home & Index

  1. I shall find time, Cassius, to read these…For now, nominating you for the ‘Loyal Reader Award’, if you care to claim it…

    • Frank says:

      Gosh, more awards – it’s like waiting for a bus…

      Sure, thanks, but I haven’t proved my loyalty yet. Getting through it slowly, though.

  2. scarlettpoppies says:

    Interesting site.

  3. Wow, you’re INTENSE!!!

  4. CeDany says:

    Hey Francis, I’m coming over to WordPress — I’m hoping to get a wee bit more exposure so fingers-crossed LOL! Left GoodReads but you can find me on my old website as well as Tumblr and BookLikes and Blogloving or something like that, may not have a g at the end – it’s Monday so my excuse eheheh. Hope to get in touch again.

    CeDany
    BB V-V!

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