Fresh Fiction Box Not to Miss: September Books

Check out all the books in September's Fresh Fiction Box Not to Miss. Every box included SOMETHING LIKE HAPPY by Eva ...

Tara Taylor Quinn | Measurements … of love

How do you measure that which is not quantitative?  My husband, Tim Barney, and I are on tour with our new book, IT HAPPENED ON MAPLE STREET.  ...

Tara Taylor Quinn | What REALLY Happened on Maple Street?

I’m so glad to be back with Sara and Gwen and Faye and everyone here at Fresh Fiction.  My husband, Tim Barney, and I are on a fifty stop ...

Tara Taylor Quinn | True Love Does Conquer All

Tim Barney was the first boy I ever dated. The first boy I ever kissed. I met him when I was eighteen — a freshman in college. I’d never ...

Sandi Shilhanek | Readers ‘n ‘ritas

As I started this I was reflecting on the first day of Readers 'n 'ritas 2010. It was a rather full day that started at home. with attempts at ...

Tara Taylor Quinn | The Third Secret

There are times in life when things happen that we couldn’t possible orchestrate. Things that take extraordinary circumstances to come to be. ...

Tara Taylor Quinn | Crashing The Hand That Feeds You

Life has a way of teaching me lessons. I’m thankful for that. I love to learn. I remember sitting in a religious gathering once where ...

October Best Bets for Suspense…

I love October. The summer heat is mostly gone. I no longer have to be up by 6:00am to take the dogs for a walk. The new TV season has started. ...

TARA TAYLOR QUINN | THE LINK BETWEEN ME AND MY CHARACTERS

People always ask me where I get my ideas for stories. The second most asked question is ‘where do I get my characters?’ Generally the ...

Tara Taylor Quinn | Introducing The Chapman Files

I’m currently living in a small town in the Midwest. I’m not really a small town girl. I have nothing against small towns; I’ve just ...

Tara Taylor Quinn | A Ninth and a First

The first, first. Last week delivered to my door, in five boxes, were my copies of my first, first printing hardcover. It's not wholly mine. ...

Tara Taylor Quinn | Pie Day

Today is pie day. For my entire adult life the holiday season has started with pie day. It's the day before Thanksgiving. And I am the pie ...

Tara Taylor Quinn | Black and White; Right or Wrong; You Tell Me

My favorite colors are…non-colors. And that’s so me. So TTQ. I’ve never been a joiner. Hard to believe from someone who was president of a ...