Join Midwest Romance Writers (MRW)
Are you searching for a group of supportive people to help improve your writing craft?
Then you’re in the right place.
Attend a Monthly Meeting
We welcome you to attend one of our Midwest Romance Writers (MRW) monthly meetings as a guest. If you would like to join us officially, our dues are only $40 for an entire year of fun, camaraderie and learning.
Our members range from multi-published to just beginning.
Midwest Romance Writers (MRW) meets on the second Thursday of each month at Carrabba's Italian Grill, 10586 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212, just north of 435. Our meetings begin at 6pm with dinner and socializing. At 7pm we have a brief 15-20 minute business meeting followed by our presentation/discussion. Presentations/Discussions are planned to last approximately 45 minutes to an hour. We have Zoom available for members who can't attend the regular meetings.
For more information, email MRWinformation@gmail.com.
Midwest Romance Writers (MRW) Membership Benefits
Our next meeting will be February 9, 2023, 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at
Carrabba’s Italian Grill
10586 Metcalf Ave,
Overland Park, KS 66212.
Lisa Rayne, best-selling author of historical romance novels and attorney in her other life, will present a program discussing legal issues faced by writers.
Our monthly in-person programs include education about both the craft of writing and the business of publishing.
All MRW members have access to our private IO Email Group. This communication tool is used for MRW announcements, member questions, and between-meeting discussions. Our members enjoy weekly motivational quotes, accountability, and the ability to keep each other up to date on good news.
We feature frequent open critique sessions and all members have the opportunity to join a critique small-group which meets on a regular basis.
MRW hosts an annual members-only writing retreat the third weekend in October. The annual retreat is chock-full of mini-programs, open critique, creative writing exercises, and lots of laughter and fun with fellow writers.