Welcome to Heart of Carolina Romance Writers

We are a Raleigh, North Carolina-based chapter of the Romance Writers of America and our membership is drawn from all over North Carolina. We offer a variety of exciting programs, an active and accomplished membership, and an opportunity to meet and mingle with a really fun group of writers. We meet the second Saturday of each month in or near Raleigh, N.C. We invite you to visit us for one free meeting and see if you’d like to join!

*NOTE: Our regular meeting place is ECPI University, 4101 Doie Cope Road, Raleigh, NC. The pre-meeting lunch is at the Golden Corral, 6129 Glenwood Ave in Raleigh from 11:30 to 12:30 and the post-meeting coffee is at the Panera at 6201 Glenwood Ave and right next door to the Golden Corral.

For HCRW members only:  Your hooky first page may win a cash prize. Watch for announcements of our randomly-scheduled Off the Wall First Page Contests!


Join us on Saturday, June 9, 2018 for 

TOPIC:  Conquer the Self-Publishing Maze!

Presenters: The Three Blind Mice

Let  Self-Publishing Panel Nancy Lee Badger, Kate Parker, and Hannah Meredith (a 2018 Rita nominee for her book, _Song of the Nightpiper_) guide you through the twists and turns of producing both an eBook and a POD print book. Indy Pros – please come and add your expertise. There are many routes through the maze and you may know some clever short cuts.

Please join us with your questions!

 See Our Full Online Workshop Schedule Here