Curse of Beauty

Now available to read for FREE at Heroic Fantasy Quarterly in their Q28 issue.

“Young Catherine lives by her wits with a gift and curse, until a stranger intrudes upon her solitude.”

Published on May 2, 2016.


  • “This is a story told as a fairy tale with a few modern twists, a story about voice and about monsters and about power… A fine story!” by Charles Payseur at Quick Sip Reviews
  • “…a fairly simple romantic fantasy, but there are depths to the story that surface upon reflection of the events.” by Keith West at Adventures Fantastic
  • “This is a beautifully written and deeply sorrowful story about the true origins and nature of monsters. I have never encountered Frank’s writing before, but will now keep a sharp eye out for it.” by Fletcher Vredenburgh at Black Gate Magazine

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