Welcome to Contemporary Romance Writers
A special-interest online chapter of Romance Writers of America!
As the name suggests, we’re a group of writers from around the world who love – and write – contemporary romance and contemporary romantic fiction of all sorts. Our members write all contemporary sub-genres from spicy to inspirational to young adult to adult. If you want to connect to other Contemporary Romance authors and learn about what’s happening in this ever-changing genre – and you are a member in good standing of Romance Writers of America ® – we invite you to join us and become part of one of the most encouraging, knowledgeable, savvy and hip group of writers you’ll ever meet.
- To educate contemporary romantic fiction writers at all stages of their careers – offering valuable resources, craft, business, and industry advice, and timely industry news.
- To promote Contemporary Romance as a genre inclusive of authors – and characters – of all races, ethnicities, nationalities, ages, body sizes, physical appearances, disabilities, neurodiversities, gender identities and expressions, sexual orientations, religions, and other categories.
- To promote the Contemporary Romance genre and other forms of contemporary romantic fiction to the world via blog articles, interviews, and programming.
- To provide professional networking opportunities for all members – published or not.
- To provide social and moral support to those who choose to write contemporary romantic fiction.