First Coast Romance Writers is a non-profit organization for both published and unpublished writers, as well as any individuals involved in the writing/publishing industry. The membership includes writers of all levels, from those working on their first manuscripts to award-winning authors. FCRW is dedicated to promoting excellence in romantic fiction through monthly meetings and workshops in a comfortable forum where published and unpublished writers share knowledge about the constantly evolving publishing industry. FCRW strives to help writers become published and establish careers with innovative programs, networking opportunities, and pertinent information on effective marketing techniques for members’ novels.

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Please check each meeting description to see if the meeting is IN-PERSON and ZOOM or Just ZOOM. Members, If you need the Zoom link to attend, email FCRW’s president: CLICK HERE You will be provided with a link to log onto the meeting. You can log in virtually for social time at 9:45 am as well and our business meeting will begin promptly at 10:15 am.


2023 NERFA winners and finalists can be viewed on it’s Website

Our National Excellence in Romance Fiction Awards Winners are chosen and announced each June. CLICK HERE to see who they are and congratulate each of them. And, thank you so much for those who have participated the year. We hope to see you all back every year!

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Readers and Authors Gazette


Proceeds from the sale of all of our anthologies benefit First Coast Romance Writers, a non-profit group that helps writers hone their craft and expand their knowledge of the publishing industry. Of course, you can order eBook copies of all of them by visiting our new ONLINE SHOP! CLICK ON THE PICTURE BELOW TO GET YOUR COPY!

For the Love of Winter
For the Love of Winter Anthology

Sprints against time, second-chance romances, and enemies to lovers are some of the themes adding sparkle to this collection of holiday short stories. Bake your cookies, light some candles, trim your trees, and be enchanted with thirteen sweet-to-spicy Chanukah, Christmas, and New Year’s novellas that will sweep you from colonial days to contemporary times—each bearing a gift of happily-ever-after grand finales. This joyous collection is…

Autumn Embrace – Available for Purchase

Autumn Embrace - Fall Anthology


Second chances, friends to lovers, and forbidden romance spark in this collection of steamy short stories. Brimming with magic and mystery, these five forced-proximity romances range from sensual to spicy, the perfect companion to keep your heart toasty in sweater weather. Hunker down by the hearth, pour a glass of cider, and fall into Autumn’s warm embrace by reading…

3d book display image of All of the FRCW Anthologies are now available for sale as eBooks on our online store!

Looking for a Great Book to Read? Look No Further!

First Coast Romance Writers has compiled a collection of great romance stories for every season of the year. We have 3 Volumes currently available for purchase

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