Archive for April, 2014

Eight Reasons Why WRW’s Annual Retreat Rocks!

By Jennifer Lovett WRW Chapter Communications Director It was my first retreat, and this is why I’ll be back next year. 1.) Best. Speakers. Ever. Robin Perini’s Story Magic saved […]

Hitting a Homer

By Mindy Klasky Years ago, I received The Call – my agent told me that an editor at PenguinPutnam wanted to buy my traditional fantasy novel, The Glasswrights’ Apprentice.  In […]

Washington Romance Writers’ 2014 Annual Retreat

By Lina Perez We wait for the day of the Washington Romance Writers’ retreat to arrive with great hope, joy and excitement. We look forward to seeing old friends and […]

Retreat Recordings Available

Miss this year’s retreat?  Wish you could hear a presentation over again?  Recordings of the dining room speeches and many of the retreat sessions are available now in the online library. […]

Announcing the 2014-15 Slate for WRW Officers

I’m happy to announce the 2014-15 slate for WRW officers: President-Candy Lyons, Vice President-Julie Halperson, Treasurer-Misha Crews, Secretary-Robin L.L. Allen. Please take a moment to read the bios of these […]

WRW Chapter Service Awards 2014

  Congratulations to the WRW members who received Chapter Service Awards at the ceremony during the 30th Annual “In the Company of Writers” retreat on Saturday, April 5, 2014. Thank you […]

Announcing the Winners of the 2014 Marlene Awards

The winners and finalists of the 2014 Marlene Contest are: Historical Final Round Judge: Leah Hultenschmidt, Grand Central Publishing Critique Author: Jennifer McQuiston Winner – Alice Brilmayer writing as Alice […]

Retreat Survey

Did you attend the 2014 retreat?  Then please take a couple of minutes to complete our online survey.  Tell us what you loved this year and what you’d change for next year.  Please share your […]

May 10, 2014 Meeting – Mindy Klasky

Join us on May 10, 2014,  at the Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Center when writer Mindy Klasky shares her secrets of “How to Launch Nine Books in Eight Months, or the […]