Michel François | Biography


Michel François born in Paris 1943, Award Winning Poet, Writer and Philosopher, has been obsessed with ‘words’ since a young man.

He has been an actor in Europe and Hollywood, A screenwriter for the big screen and TV and a performer, giving energetic recitals of his Poetry in French and English

After a number of years in the USA he settles down In England and continues to enjoy the richness of the English Language. His Poetry is translated from French to English working with R Freidman and, his first dual language collection ‘Second Rain/Seconde Pluie’ (limited and signed edition) has been received with enthusiasm. One of his poems from this collection was recited at an American Military occasion at the behest of the Wife of the late Neil Roman.

Michel François has two sons and four grandchildren all living in California USA.

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Michel François

In Michel François’ words….

Those who have that ‘gut’ feeling or, an extraordinary sensitivity, find themselves in the realm of simplicity itself which, one can call ‘illumination’ or, ‘total awareness’ It does not require any explanation for……it is there!
Michel François