WisRWA Calendar

Meeting Times

Nov06
2019
Green Bay
11:30-3 at 1951 Restaurant, 1951 Bond Street, Green Bay, WI

Programming 2020

Nov16
2019
Chippewa Falls
10-12:30 at Bridgewater Restaurant & Pub, 1009 W Park Ave, Chippewa Falls, WI

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Nov16
2019
Milwaukee
10:00-12:30 Location TBD

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WisRWA Newsletter



Welcome

Founded in 1984, WisRWA is the Wisconsin chapter of the Romance Writers of America. We are a professional organization of romance authors, supporting both published and aspiring writers. Learn more…


My Life Collapsed on December 29, 2013

In a nutshell—

My husband died unexpectedly that morning. My husband’s death left me responsible for managing all elements of our severely disabled adult son who lived with us and required 24-7 care. While my husband and I performed well as a team, his tasks were ones I never wanted to handle. He spent hours doing gobbledygook paperwork, which I absolutely detested.

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New Release Tuesday - March 2019

New Release Tuesday: October 2019

Congratulations to the following WisRWA members on their new releases this month.

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Writing Retreat 2020

Jane Yunker is here to answer all your questions about WisRWA’s 2020 Fall Writing Retreat.

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Writing Dialogue That Delights Readers

Best-selling author Stephen King once said, “Good dialogue is a delight to read. Bad dialogue is deadly” (181). As readers, we can readily agree, but if you’re like me, an author intent on improving her craft, you want to know how to write dialogue that is a delight. You’re seeking guided practice—some rules. Here are seven insights I’ve gleaned from Janet Burroway, the author of Writing Fiction: A Guide to Narrative Craft.

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Historical Research Class Lesson 3 – People

Your characters are the heart of the story, so you want them to be right. What do they look like? What do they wear? What is their occupation? What manners and mores are typical for their times? When you decide on what time frame you have set for them, and where, it will tell us who they are. 

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Promotion Thursday - October Edition

Promotion Thursday – November 2019

It’s Promotion Thursday for November. Check out where you can find our WisRWA authors this month.

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