Develop your craft, grow as an author and meet others like you.

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, helping writers establish long-term successful careers. The FRW chapter encompasses Miami-Dade, Broward, Monroe, and Palm Beach Counties all in southeast Florida. Our meetings take place in Fort Lauderdale every second Saturday of the month.

We offer a wealth of networking and educational opportunities to help writers of all levels improve their craft, and learn about publishing business and market trends. Our members have won contests and awards, celebrated first book sales, and achieved the USA Today Bestselling and New York Times Bestseller lists.

If you are serious about writing, we encourage you to join us by visiting 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.

Florida Romance Writers

Top reasons to join!

  • Meet other fun, dedicated, professional writers.
  • Benefit from monthly meetings with speakers.
  • Attend special events at a discounted rate.

Currently, we have 50 members, many of them published. Our Founding Mother, and probably the most famous of us, is  New York Times Bestselling Author, Heather  Graham.  We are also proud to have as a member another Founding Mother and NY Times Bestselling Author, Joan Johnston.

Come, meet and mingle with our members. Make new friends and maybe even acquire a writing buddy or two.

Florida Romance Writers is committed to promoting excellence in the romanced genre.

We consistently offer informative workshops and bring onboard speakers that are experts in their respective fields. 

Our talented members are available to answer questions and provide advice and guidance for the newbie and the more seasoned among us.

We’re a fun group of talented writers, known for our bi-yearly cruise conference, educational Super Saturdays, and excellent presenters. 

Returning this year are our annual Golden Palm Contest and online workshops.  

We can’t think of one reason you wouldn’t want to join us. We’re devoted to our craft.

The South Florida chapter meets every second Saturday of the month. Regrettably, due to the Covid-19 virus, these in-person meetings have been temporarily suspended. Until something changes, we will replace our brick and mortar meetings with cyber meetings, so please stay tuned.