Bonnie Vanak | The Healing Power of Romance

My December Nocturne, The Empath, is dedicated to my dog, Tia. Someone I know thought that was strange. I didn’t. Tia wasn’t just a pet, but ...

Colleen Thompson | The Best Job on Earth

As a long-time visitor to the Fresh Fiction site, I’m thrilled to be guest blogging in celebration of my new romantic suspense novel, The Salt ...

Christie Craig | I Got Lucky—Not that Kind of Lucky!

Yesterday my book, Divorced, Desperate and Delicious was released and I’m tickled pink. This isn’t my first book, but it’s my first novel ...

Lucy Monroe | James Bond Meets the Geek Squad

Cue the James Bond music and call the Geek Squad! If you like your espionage with thrills, romance and a touch of humor look no further. You'll ...

Tracy Anne Warren | Back to Back to Back . . .

Trilogies are an interesting beast—especially back-to-back trilogies. Readers enjoy them since it means they don’t have to wait long ...

Sylvia Day – Reaching Out

Hi Everyone,I hope you had a lovely Thanksgiving, if it was that time of year where you live. If not, I hope it was simply a beautiful day for ...

Happy Thanksgiving Day… gobble gobble

Many families find the holidays, especially Thanksgiving, very stressful. But we've come up with our own way of de stressing the whole thing. ...

Tracy Garrett | Thanksgiving

Just the word elicits memories. For me, it’s years of gathering with the family and inviting new friends into the fold; waking up to the ...

Jennifer Estep | Hooray for Thanksgiving!!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Know why? Because it’s Thanksgivingweek! Hooray!Thanksgiving has always been one of my favorite ...

Julianne MacLean | On Romance and You Tube

So here's the deal. I am a Romance writer (I write historicals), and I do what most writers feel a compulsion to do -- I make an effort to ...

Jennifer Colt | The Con Artist of Catalina Island

Good morning. I am so pleased to be here blogging to you. You will notice that I use no contractions in this blog. This is because, while ...

CJ Lyon | Help a starving writer!

No, I’m not going to ask you to buy my book—you couldn't even if you wanted since it doesn’t come out until March.I need a different kind ...

Blythe Gifford | Truth? Any consequences?

Whenever I say I write medieval romance, the first comment I get is "But you have to do so much research!"Let's leave aside for the moment that ...

Jeaniene Frost | OH YES YOU CAN

Since it's shortly after the release of my first book, I've been thinking ofthe start of this journey. I'd known since I was twelve that I ...

Lynda Hilburn | Ramblings From The Paranormal Edge

Every few years, a dance/theater production, “Theatre of the Vampires,” is staged in Boulder, Colorado (where I live), in a spooky, old ...

Kimberly Adkins | Is there a mystical connection between lost loves?

My hands were clammy and the nervous feeling in my stomach felt like it was trying to work its way out as I dialed the numbers on the ...

Leigh Wyndfield – The Search for the Perfect Male

I’ve got a confession to make. The heroes in my romances are usually a prototype of my husband in some way, shape or form. After all, he’s ...

Ann Roth | Fodder for the Creative Mill

People are always asking, Where do you get your ideas? Oh honey, if they only knew! Here are some of my favorite idea generators.Eavesdropping. ...

Jasmine Haynes | 10 Things Erotic Romance Writers Might Hear When the Word Gets Out

I started out writing romantic suspense, murders, serial killers, little things like that. Maybe I was watching too many forensics shows or ...

Michael Connelly

Michael Connelly Originally uploaded by freshfiction Oh, shucks, we missed Harry Bosch! He couldn't come to the Texas Book Festival -- ...

Alyssa Day | When Characters Run Wild

Here’s a little secret that not a lot of non-writers realize: Authors are not always in control of their characters. Some of us are rarely in ...

Jacquie D’Alessandro | Time for the TOP Three Questions — Author to Reader!

Hey everyone! I’m really excited to be here blogging with you! I thought it might be fun to reveal to you the top three questions I’m most ...

Tara Janzen | Book series and automotive infatuation.

One of the questions I’ve been getting asked a lot lately is if my new book, ON THE LOOSE, is still part of the CRAZY series, and the answer ...