Become a Member

First Coast Romance Writers, a group for both published and unpublished writers, as well any individuals involved in the writing/publishing industry. The membership includes writers of all levels, from those working on their first manuscripts to award-winning authors.

The chapter is dedicated to promoting excellence in romantic fiction through monthly meetings and workshops in a comfortable forum where published and unpublished writers share knowledge about the constantly evolving publishing industry.

FCRW strives to help writers become published and establish careers with innovative programs, networking opportunities and pertinent information on effective marketing techniques for members’ novels.

Membership Benefits

In addition to monthly meetings and professional workshops with industry professionals, some of the many benefits of joining FCRW are:

  • digital resources online library
  • Members Only Area to learn, share and just to vent
  • selling eBooks on our own online store – the anthologies and any members who wish to list their eBooks for sale
  • professional services listing page from our members to our members at special prices
  • Participate in the Anthology Submissions
  • Publishing News Highlights in the newsletter and social media posts
  • Free Book Ads in the newsletter twice a year

Writers Retreat: A weekend getaway to bond with your fellow FCRW members, write, relax and learn. Past retreats were included a historic Jekyll Island stay, Silver Springs boat tour, and a St. Augustine beach house and ghost tour. For questions, contact

Additional Perks: A professional website offering published authors an opportunity to promote their work by linking to their author website and social media accounts.

If you have any questions please contact Membership Coordinator

How to Join FCRW or Renew for the Coming Year

Fill out the form below and pay the fee

Note: Dues are not deductible as charitable expenses but may be deducted as a business expense.
FCRW membership costs $40.00 per year until January 31, 2023 then the membership fee will increase to $50/year.

Membership Sign up and Renewal Form

This form is for new members to sign up and returning members to renew their annual FCRW dues. If you choose to pay by check, compete the form with your information and ignore paypal when it pops up. Then make checks out to First Coast Romance Writers and mail it to the address below. First Coast Romance Writers PO Box 37744 Jacksonville, FL 32236 Note: Payment is nonrefundable.

Enter all the author pen names you currently write under.
List all your social media account URLs. Don't forget to include your Amazon page link.
Put NA if you are not published.
Max. file size: 128 MB.
Upload your author photo or logo to add to the website.
Price: $50.00
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