Get Ready for NaNo

What is NaNo?  It’s short for NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month,) and it runs throughout November.  Each participant commits to producing a draft of a novel of at least 50,000 words […]

2015 Fall Book Festivals

What better way to enjoy a fall day than with books?   Baltimore Book Festival – Sept 25-27, 2015, Fri – Sun: 11am – 7pm, Baltimore Inner Harbor The Baltimore […]

2015 National Book Festival

National Book Festival – Saturday, September 5, 2015, Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C. The 15th annual Library of Congress National Book Festival will take place Saturday, Sept. 5, […]

Congratulations to Our 2015-2016 Officers!

Congratulations to our newly elected officers for 2015-2016! Julie Halperson – President Robin Allen – Vice President Misha Crews – Treasurer Sharon Wray – Secretary And many thanks to Candy […]

Time to Renew Your Membership

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

Vote for Your 2015-2016 Officers

Cast your vote for WRW’s officers for 2015-2016.  Julie Halperson – President Robin Allen – Vice President Misha Crews – Treasurer Sharon Wray – Secretary Don’t delay — voting […]

Cherry Adair Master Class Is Full

The Cherry Adair Master Class is full and registration is closed.  Thanks to everyone who signed up!     Image courtesy of Pixomar at

2015 WRW Chapter Service Awards

Many thanks to our members for their service to our organization. 2015 WRW Chapter Service Awards Certificates of Excellence * Merry Banerji * Kimberly Kincaid * Jenny Lovett * Helen Hester Ossa * Yvette Bazzell […]

Announcing the 2015 Marlene Award Winners

The Washington Romance Writers chapter of the Romance Writers of America is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Marlene Contest for unpublished romance: Historical: 1.     Denny S. Bryce, […]

2015 RITA and Golden Heart Finalists

Congratulations to our members who finaled in the 2015 Romance Writers of America’s Golden Heart or RITA contest! RITA Tracy Brogan, Contemporary Romance: Long, The Best Medicine Mary Burton, Romantic Suspense, […]