About Fran Davis
Fran Davis is a working journalist and regularly pens a column for Coastal View News. She has written for the Santa Barbara Independent, the Santa Barbara News-Press, the Los Angeles Time, travel books on Italy and Mexico, and several magazines. Print and online journals where her poetry, short stories and essays have appeared are Calyx, the Chattahoochee Review, Passager, Askew, Reed Magazine, the Vincent Brothers Review, Quercus, Memoir, the Write Room, the British journal Popshot, the anthologies Burning Bright, A Bird Black as the Sun, Buzz, Rare Feathers (published by Gunpowder Press) and several others. She is a winner of the Lamar York prize for nonfiction and a Pushcart prize nominee.
“Dance with me,” she said, looking down at him. Carl pocketed his iPhone and rose from his lonely seat on the couch. He wondered if she’d seen him watching her among the other dancers, dipping and spinning like a manic … Continue reading