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January 14, 2017, Meeting Canceled

Due to the worsening forecast, the meeting on January 14, 2017, has been canceled.  The meeting will be rescheduled for a date next year. 

Sign Up to Judge the 2017 Marlene Contest

  We need judges for the 2017 Marlene Contest.  Judges work from home on their own schedule, reviewing between 4 and 10 manuscripts.  (The quantity is up to the judge.)  All […]

Meeting – November 5, 2016 – Grace Burrowes

WRW welcomes New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Grace Burrowes on Saturday, November 5, 2016. LOCATION Shirlington Branch of the Arlington Public Library 4200 Campbell Ave. Arlington, Virginia […]

2016 Fall Book Festivals

  Baltimore Book Festival – Sept 23-25, 2016, Fri – Sun: 11am – 7pm, Baltimore Inner Harbor The Baltimore Book Festival features hundreds of author appearances and book signings, 100+ […]

WRW @ RWA! San Diego Scavenger Hunt!

The Washington Romance Writers is hosting a Scavenger Hunt of our authors participating in the Romance Writers of America Literacy Signing on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Location: San Diego Marriott […]

Meeting – September 17, 2016 – Mindy Klasky

Join WRW on Saturday, September 17, 2016, when we welcome Mindy Klasky as our speaker.  Mindy’s talk is “Nuts and Bolts:  Organizational Tools for Writers.” LOCATION: Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Service […]

Time to Renew Your Membership

Time to Renew! All members must renew each year in June/July. Click here to renew or start at WRW’s page on myRWA. The cost is $35. If you miss the […]

WRW Recognizes Our First Legend

As WRW continues on in its 4th decade, we are surrounded by people who keep on contributing to our chapter.  To recognize those who continue to find new ways to give, the […]

2016 Marlene Contest Winners

The Washington Romance Writers Chapter of the Romance Writers of America is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Marlene Contest for unpublished romance. Erotic No finalists in 2016 […]

Panel Discussion – Isn’t It Romantic? Publishing in the Romance Genre

The Westminster Branch Library of the Carroll County Public Library once again welcomes authors from WRW for a panel discussion on publishing in the romance and young adult genres! Authors […]