Part time and prepared to travel.
Francis tells a wide range of stories ranging from tales of Irish heroes and villains, through fairies and folklore, to stories about local characters who Francis knew and met. He has stories about Irish saints at home and abroad and lots of tales about smuggling and other goings on along the border.
He also has a selection of riddles and rhymes to appeal to all.
Francis has been involoved in storytelling events in his native Co Monaghan for over a decade. He has facilitated reminiscences events with older people for Monaghan County Museum, Clones Community Forum, Ballinode Community Projects and Tydavnet Heritage Committee. He has also told stories in National Schools throughout the county.