Our History

West Houston Romance Writers of America, Chapter 28, was established in 1981. It is part of Romance Writers of America which is a non-profit organization. RWA was created for the purpose of promoting excellence in all genres of romance fiction writing. Located in Houston, Texas, WHRWA has a wide range of authors. It is a diverse writing group.



The chapter provides education in the craft of writing as part of the membership. With multiple continuing education sessions throughout the year, the chapter attempts to assist writers on their learning journey as well as keeping them  informed  about  the  ever-changing  publishing industry.

Our Goal

West Houston RWA welcomes romance writers in all stages of their creative endeavors as they continue  on  their  path  to  publication  and, possibly, land on  a  bestseller  list.  It is the chapter’s goal to help romance writers establish their  long-term  careers  within  a  safe  and supportive environment.


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