Joe Francisco

For fans of:Jack Kerouac, Langston Hughes, Saul Willams, Kwame Alexander, Jason Reynolds

Joe Francisco currently resides in Ewa Beach, Hawaii with his wife, Hazel and their 4 year old daughter Novyse.  He recently completed his first year of a doctorate of education program.    He is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and works as a Military and Family Life counselor providing aid and solution focused therapy to active duty members and their families as needed.  Joe has been writing as a hobby for years.  After many years performing as a spoken word artist and helping with various poetry workshops and events; he has decided to take a leap of faith and self publish his poetry collections.  In September of 2017, Scribblings from an Introvert Vol. 1 became available on  Now, Nowhere Boy, the first in a series of poetic verse/novels and stories is available on Amazon in paperback and e-book format as of April 2019.  Joe's experiences in his work and life are the primary inspiration for his poetry.