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Pack Rules

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And here we are, folks. At long last, Black House Comics' After the World #3 my pulp novella "Pack Rules" is out in newsagents across Australia. "Pack Rules" is a story about three groups of survivors competing for resources in …


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We are cranking here at Casa Franks, boys and girls.I slowed down a bit over the weekend, but right now, until I start work again, I'm able to turn out approximately one pencilled CBlack page a day. I have also been writing. Boy howdy, have I been …

Attitude Adjustment

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 I was talking to a comics artist that I don’t know very well the other day about art supplies and right after he thanked me for my advice I told him that I had no business advising him–I’m not really an artist, I’m a writer. I do this all t…

eBook Badassery

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Folks,New eBook editions of the Bad-Ass Faeries books are now available in multiple formats. Vol. 2. has ‘Shadowcutting’ in it, by me and Steven Mangold, and Vol. 3 has my Ozsploitation Tarantino fairy tale, ‘Theatre of Conflict’. They’re like five buc…

Apocalypse: Round 4

 It’s done.About 63,000 words.11 years of struggle and doubt.Now comes the hard part: selling it. I promised the final draft "by the end of the year" to an agent I was talking to in 2006. I wonder if she still remembers me?– JF