Georgia Romance Writers, a chapter of ROMANCE WRITERS OF AMERICA®, is made up of approximately 200 serious, professional writers, nearly one-third of whom are multi-published in book length fiction.

A non-profit organization, we are dedicated to bringing quality women’s fiction to the market. Our mission is to promote high quality romance writing; to disseminate information regarding all aspects of the romance genre; and to give support and encouragement to members.

GRW was founded in 1982, held its first regional conference the same year, and has grown steadily ever since. But the heart and soul of GRW are its members who reach out to every writer who is dedicated to his or her craft.

This is the professional textbook description of GRW, but those who know it best will tell you that GRW is a “happening place” where the diligent succeed and that success is revered and celebrated by all.

We are friends and we care.

Come join us and share in that joy.

Latest News

September 15 – Heather Leonard

Law & Order for the Writer – How Not to Draw Objections to Your Writing

Whether your main character is a lawyer or a plot point deals with a legal issue, you want the details to be right. Relying on television, movies, and Wikipedia for your research guarantees you will draw objections to your writing about the legal system.  This program will cover basic legal terminology, organization of the legal system, and common legal issues you need to have right, and other information to keep your readers eyes from rolling at obvious errors.

Heather Leonard is a two-time Golden Heart finalist.  Consistently recognized as one of the top civil rights lawyers in Alabama, Heather Leonard has been handling employment discrimination matters since 1998.  She has been ranked as one of the Top 25 female attorneys as well as one of the Top 50 overall attorneys in Alabama by Thompson Reuters’ Superlawyers publication.  Her firm has also been ranked as a Tier One provider of employment law services by U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Law Firms.”



Members and guests must be 18 years or older to attend. 

Meeting cost: $15 (cash or check) at the door

Meeting Schedule:

9:00-10:00 Breakfast and Networking
10:00-11:00 Featured Speaker
11:00-12:00 Book signing/Business Meeting

Meeting Location:

Atlanta Marriott Northwest at Galleria
200 Interstate N Pkwy SE
Atlanta, GA 30339
(770) 952-7900