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Attend the Romance Lovers Get Together Feb. 17

  Join Washington Loves Romance’s featured authors from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 17 at the Arlington Rooftop Bar and Grill for its first Romance Lovers Get Together. You’ll […]

2013 Retreat Registration Is Open!

In the Company of Writers The 2013 Washington Romance Writers’ retreat In the Company of Writers will be held Friday, April 19 through Sunday, April 21, 2013 at The Best […]

December Gifts for WRW Members

  Washington Romance Writers members had much to celebrate in December. Robin Covington released her sexy, fun, Christmas novella – Secret Santa Baby – and the cover is smokin’! Castle […]

Get a Clue With Allison Leotta and WRW!

Former D.C. sex-crimes prosecutor and acclaimed novelist Allison Leotta will lead a full-day workshop about how to write realistically about crime on Feb. 9 at Ballston Conference Center Marymount University […]

Kathy Seidel on January 12

WRW’s own Kathy Seidel leads the next installment of her popular series on Jane Austen and the Movies. Join us on January 12 at the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Service Center […]

How to Write a Synopsis

By Meredith Bond A synopsis should be the easiest thing in the world to write since it is a summary of your book. So what’s so hard about writing a […]

WRW Speaks with Meredith Bond, Author of Magic in the Storm

  By Miguelina Perez Meredith Bond grew up in Philadelphia and was introduced to Regency romances at a young age by her mother, who had a secret passion for Georgette […]

WRW Members Rock in November

  Anne Barton’s When She Was Wicked received a starred review in Publishers Weekly: “Sensual and solid, this debut is a story demanding to be read. The characters are believable […]

WRW Speaks with Hope Tarr, Author of Operation Cinderella

  by Miguelina Perez Hope Tarr is best known for historical and contemporary romances, but what many do not know is that she is a huge animal welfare supporter and […]

Rockville 8 – Not Your Mama’s Writing Group

By Shellie Williams Every other Thursday night at an unidentified hideaway—in Rockville—you’ll find the Rockville 8 laughing and talking about writing and life. Founded by Evie Owens and Lisa McQuay, […]