Francis J. Pierson - author & composer

Author and Composer

Francis Pierson is the Denver native who founded Pierson Graphics Corp., maker of fine maps and street atlases, in 1979. He later sold the firm to Mapsco, Inc. of Dallas, Texas to pursue other interests including writing and music. To that end Mr. Pierson re-entered academia studying musical theory and composition at Metropolitan State College from 2003 - 2006. Besides composing numerous songs, Christmas carols, and piano works, he published Getting to Know Denver in 2006, Summit of Destiny in 2008, and his most recent book Word Without End ~ The Mass, Splendor of the Incarnation.

He has given numerous tours for visiting Fulbright scholars, History Colorado, Doors Open Denver, and Holy Ghost Church in downtown Denver. Fran is currently working on other book projects as well as recording the Mood Album. He also manages a small real estate interest in Johnstown, Colorado and resides in Littleton with his wife, Jeanne.

Word Without End ~ The Mass, Splendor of the Incarnation, is now available in many Catholic bookstores or online through the In Ipso or Catholic Store websites.

Read Mr. Pierson’s latest blog at Abiding Truth Dwelling Among Us

Contact Francis at:

franscomp@yahoo.com