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Florida Romance Writers        

Florida Romance Writers, Inc. (FRW) is the South Florida chapter of Romance Writers of America®, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting excellence in romance writing and to helping writers establish long-term careers. FRW encompasses Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties in southeast Florida. Our meetings take place in Fort Lauderdale.

Florida Romance Writers offers a wealth of networking and educational opportunities to help writers of all levels improve their craft and become better informed about the publishing business. Members have won contests and awards, celebrated first book sales, and achieved the New York Times Bestsellers list.

If you’re interested in joining FRW, visit our Membership Page for more details.

Check out our Monthly Meetings for exciting new programs. Non-members are welcome to attend two meetings as a guest.

Don’t miss our fabulous Cruise Conference on February 16 through February 20th, 2017.


Super Saturday January 14, 2017

Get two fabulous workshops in one day

Speaker Deb Dixon

Time 10:00am to 5:30


The Slippery Slope (Big Black Moment)  10:00am to 1:00pm

Learn how to pack some character baggage and create a character arc that builds to an emotional crisis that can help you fuel the resolution of your book.

GMC:  Goal, Motivation, and Conflict 2:30pm to 5:30pm

Goal, motivation, and conflict are the foundation of the story world. Using charts, examples, and movies, the author breaks these key elements down into understandable components and walks the reader through the process of laying this foundation for story.

Location: Tigertail Lake Recreation Center

580 Gulfstream Way

Dania Beach, FL 33004





President: Heidi Lynn Anderson

Vice President Programs: Marcia King Gamble

Secretary: Mary Ricksen

Treasurer: Kathy Macdonald 

Member at Large: Janet Little