First Coast Romance Writers is a non-profit organization for both published and unpublished writers, as well as any individuals involved in the writing/publishing industry.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excellence in romantic fiction through monthly meetings and workshops in a comfortable forum where published and unpublished writers share knowledge about the constantly evolving publishing industry.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.

Become an FCRW Member


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.


2024 NERFA finalists can be viewed on it’s Website – WINNERS FOR 2024 HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED

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 this year. We hope to see you all back every year!

Have you subscribed to our monthly newsletter yet?

Each month our newsletter coordinator creates a great informational resource just filled with informative articles for both the reader and writer of romance fiction and all of its sub-genres. The articles are written by our members and any outside guests who wish to participate. Please Check out our newsletter page for more information.

Click on the banner below!

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!

Romancing the Tropics 2 – Is Published and Available for SALE

FCRW Presents Romancing the Tropics 2

These five short tropical romances, spanning from 1901 to the present day, will put you in the mood for sunshine and love. This collection offers sweet to edgy stories perfect for lazing on the beach or poolside.

Join these couples as they defy the conventions and expectations of their worlds to embrace love’s fullest connection with their happily ever after waiting to be discovered.

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…

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 6 Different Volumes Ready to add to your collection.

Get Your Copy Today>>