New Westminster (Metro Vancouver)
Readings, mentorships, workshops, consultations, contract work; likes to help with naming and renaming. (A name is a short poem.)
Franci Louann is a West Coast woman born in Stratford, Ontario—as ‘Frances Louann Workman’. She has a strong work ethic and has won prizes for her poetry. Ever the student, she would ‘workshop forever’. Franci continues to play an important role in developing literary communities in Metro Vancouver.
‘The Wild Weathers: a gathering of love poems’ (51 poets, edited by Ursula Vaira, Leaf Press, 2012)
‘Beach Cardiology’ (poetry chapbook, Lipstick Press, 2010)
Inclusion in many poetry anthologies
‘Woman’s Eye, 12 B.C. poets’ (edited by Dorothy Livesay, AIR, 1974 & 1975)
http://www.coopradio.org/content/wax-poetic-36 (starts 2 minutes in)