NaNoWriMo 2020: Part 1!

It’s that time of year again! It’s National Novel Writing Month! And to celebrate, Neil and Claire are both attempting to write romance novels! For this first check-in episode of the month, our new novelists check in about how things are going so far, answer some of Christine’s questions, and share passages from what they’veContinue reading “NaNoWriMo 2020: Part 1!”

46. Romance Book Clubs!

Here at FMK were all about opening up our…book covers, and gushing some…feelings. So today we’re doing Romance Book Clubs! To get our blood (and brains) going, we read “The Bromance Book Club” by Lyssa Kay Adams and “Meet Cute Club (Sweet Rose Book 1)” by Jack Harmon. In this stimulating episode, our well-read hostsContinue reading “46. Romance Book Clubs!”

Quickie #11: Election Special!

We try not to get political here at FMKlit, but we just couldn’t help ourselves! But, of course, we’re approaching politics through the most level-headed and straightforward medium: romance! For today’s special Quickie, we read “My Antifa Lover: A Riot of the Heart: Steamy Romance Against Fascism” by Jessica Stranger. Strap in, kids, because thisContinue reading “Quickie #11: Election Special!”

Quickie #10: Interview with a Romance Novel Editor!

Ok, to be fair she’s a former romance novel editor. But we’re still so excited to interview Kristy Lin Billuni, aka The Sexy Grammarian. Our intrepid interviewers probe Kristy about how she found romance, how she became an editor of romance novels, and just how helpful motorcycle enthusiasts are. And of course there’s some FMK!Continue reading “Quickie #10: Interview with a Romance Novel Editor!”

45. Say Yes!

Wild adventure? Yes. Steamy sex? Yes! Love? YES! We hope you’re open to new experiences, Listener, because today we’re saying YES! Today we read “Get a Life, Chloe Brown: A Novel (The Brown Sisters Book 1)” by Talia Hibbert, and “Less: A Novel” by Andrew Sean Greer. On this diem-carpeing episode, we discuss getting yourContinue reading “45. Say Yes!”

Bookstore Romance Day (Part II)

Welcome to 2nd annual Bookstore Romance Day! To celebrate the day, Claire and Neil interview the enchanting staff from Books Inc., Laurel Village. In Part II of a three-part series for Bookstore Romance Day, August 15, 2020 we dig in to the kinds of romance we like best (slow burn!) and our favorite kinds ofContinue reading “Bookstore Romance Day (Part II)”

44. Celebrities!

Lights! Camera! Let’s get some action! Put on your designer duds to walk the red carpet of love because today we’re reading about celebrities! Today we read “Somewhere Only We Know” by Maureen Goo and “Something to Talk About” by Meryl Wilsner. On this star-studded episode, our hosts talk the magic of karaoke, romantic businessContinue reading “44. Celebrities!”