About Us

The Women’s Fiction Writers Association is…

An inclusive organization of writers creating layered stories in which the plot is driven by the main

character’s emotional journey.

We are a volunteer-run organization dedicated to providing a community for career-focused women’s fiction writers via networking, education, and continuing support in career growth.

Whether you are an aspiring, debut or multi-published author, the Women’s Fiction Writers Association offers resources to help you improve and succeed.

Member benefits include:

  • Numerous forums with active discussions on craft, industry, the writing life, and women’s fiction books
  • Critique training, followed by placement within a critique group
  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Online workshops led by industry experts
  • Resources, including online toolboxes for every level in a writer’s journey to publication and beyond
  • Annual writers’ retreat with nationally-recognized authors, industry professionals, and WF-acquiring agents and editors
  • Online pitch opportunities with WF-acquiring agents and editors



Orly Konig         www.orlykonig.com

Kerry Lonsdale www.kerrylonsdale.com

Laura Drake     www.lauradrakebooks.com

Linda Avellar    www.lindaavellar.com

Marilyn Brant   www.marilynbrant.com

Maggie Marr    www.maggiemarr.com