Virginia Romance Writers (VRW), chapter #19 of Romance Writers of America®. We are an organization for both published and unpublished writers. Our membership includes writers of all levels, from unpublished writers working on their first manuscripts to award-winning, bestselling published authors. Through our monthly meetings, our chapter is dedicated to promoting excellence in romantic fiction. We offer innovative programs and workshops we share knowledge about the constantly evolving publishing world. VRW strives to help writers grow their careers through workshops and networking opportunities.
We strive to reach as many Virginia romantic fictions writers as possibly by rotating our meeting venues each month. Check our workshops page for the list of upcoming speakers and locations. We welcome you to our growing membership of Virginia Romance Writers.
HOLT Medallion & Fool For Love Awards Luncheon
with guest speaker Kit Wilkinson
Deep Run Recreation Center
9910 Ridgefield Parkway
Henrico, VA 23233
The Power of Romance and the Women Who Write It
Walk through a history of the romance writer and her astounding effect on our culture throughout the past two centuries. See how today she is shaping not only popular fiction, but anything and everything from music to home design.
Kit Wilkinson is a former Ph.D. student who once wrote discussions on the medieval feminine voice. She now prefers weaving stories of romance and suspense. Kit lives in central Virginia with her two children, where she teaches French, English and Public Speaking to the elite students of a small private academy. Her latest release, June 2017, is the fourth in a series of Amish suspense tales published by Harlequin Love Inspired Suspense.