Archive for February, 2013

Why Book Editors Reject Fiction Proposals

By Adrienne DeWolfe   As a book writing coach, I answer that question a lot when folks want to know how to become an author. As strange as it may […]

National Book Festival: September 21-22, 2013

There’s news for you book-lovers out there:  the 13th annual Library of Congress National Book Festival will be held on the National Mall between 9th and 14th Streets on Saturday, Sept. 21, […]

Nine Quick Tips for Being a Guest Blogger

  By Karen Cioffi If you’ve written a book, you know that marketing the book is more important and more difficult than actually writing it. And, an effective book and […]

Frederick Book Festival–May 18, 2013

WRW will host a tent at the first annual Frederick Book Festival at the Eventplex at the Frederick County Fairgrounds in Frederick, MD on Saturday, May 18, 2013.   The Frederick […]

A New Romance Writer’s Novel Checklist

  By Dawn Arkin Most new writers think writing a romance novel is the easiest way to break into the publishing world. All they have to do is write about […]

Write It Forward with Bob Mayer

  Washington Romance Writers are thrilled to host Bob Mayer for a two-day workshop that will change the way you look at your writing and how you accomplish your goals. […]

WRW Members Rock the Romance World in January

  Anne Barton’s award-winning debut novel, When She Was Wicked, was released January 29 from Grand Central Forever. Willa Blair’s debut book, Highland Healer was officially released on January 4 […]

Post-Retreat Event at Westminster Library

I’m excited to announce that WRW has been invited by one of the librarians at the Westminster, MD branch of the Carrol County Public Library to do an event on […]