Channelling Francine: A Celebration of Writing and Writers.
For most of the time of its writing my new novel Writing at the Maison Bleue was called Francine, after a character of that name .
The story is about a group of very different writers, men and women, young and old…
‘…But at the heart of this disparate group is Francine, a gentle, intelligent woman, who grew up in occupied France during WW2. She is frail but has never lost the power and truth of her writing and she has one last story to 'tell'. A truly fascinating read. Don't miss it…’ Amazon Review.
Francine – Writing at the Maison Bleue - is now available on Kindle. My friends Gillian and Avril and I celebrated this momentous event on Tuesday (my birthday!) with a sparkling afternoon tea at Whitworth Hall, an old RoomToWrite stamping ground.
So, channelling the elegant Francine, I decided to wear a hat.
As you see…