Lorraine Mace











Lorraine Mace is an author, columnist and editor.


In addition to a critique and author mentoring service, she also hosts creative writing workshops in Spain.


A former tutor for the Writers Bureau, she is co-author of The Writer’s ABC Checklist.


She is the founder of the international writing competitions at Flash 500 (Novel Opening and Synopsis,  Flash Fiction and Humour Verse).


Her debut middle-grade children’s novel, Vlad the Inhaler, was released by Little Roni Publishers, LLC on 2nd April 2014.

Writing as Frances di Plino, she is the author of Crooked Cat Publishing’s D. I. Paolo Storey  crime thriller series.


Member of the Society of Authors and the Crime Writers’ Association.


She is represented by Samantha Curtis.