Stephanie Pitcher Fishman, Author

Fiction & Non-Fiction Rooted in Personal Story

Happy Cream Cheese Brownie Day! (and an excerpt)

Happy Cream Cheese Brownie Day from Stephanie Pitcher Fishman, Author

Happy Cream Cheese Brownie Day! (Seriously, it’s a real holiday.) In my upcoming cozy mystery series, Great Aunt Eve – who is dead, by the way – loves a good holiday. Her zest for life is shown through her excitement over the fantastic as well as the mundane. And today, we’re celebrating with her in mind.

Help Wanted: Alpha and Beta Readers

Help Wanted: Readers!

Help Wanted: Interesting people who love good stories, have an open mind to various quirky characters, and an interest in reading my fiction first for free.

New books for 2017!

New Books for 2017

A lot of 2016 sucked, and I didn’t have one drop of creative mojo flowing out of me. Words were hard. But I’m back, so bring on the writing!

Ode to Old Mothers

Dear Old Mothers… You know who you are. We’re the ones they label as “advanced maternal age” – which is code for YOU ARE OLD.

My Research Method: Genealogy Style

My Family History Research Method - StephanieFishman.com

Recently, I’ve been talking with friends about genealogy, specifically how we conduct our personal family history research. More than once I was asked about my personal research style (as opposed to how I researched for client projects.) Once I stopped giggling over the many jokes I could make about my scattered interests in time, place, and surname, it hit me. My method is one that can only be described as disorganized organization.