Welcome to the Evergreen RWA! We're delighted you're here.


"The mission of Evergreen Romance Writers of America is to advance the professional

interests of career-focused romance writers through networking and advocacy. RWA

works to support the efforts of its members to earn a living, to make a full-time career

out of writing romance—or a part-time one that generously supplements his/her main



A little bit about us...

We meet in a lovely private room at Lombardi’s Restaurant at the vibrant Everett

waterfront on the third Saturday of each month from 11:30-1:00PM and sharing a meal

afterward and more chatter for those able to join in from 1:00-2:45 PM. (Open board

meetings, if applicable, will be 11:00-11:30. Please see Meetings page for complete



Our thrd annual WATERFRONT BOOK FESTIVAL is gearing up! Be sure to mark

you calendar for SUNDAY, AUGUST 25th, 2013! We just keep doing it bigger and better!


Some of the programs we have planned are:


EVERGREEN INK - Our chapter blog with news, articles and lots of fun stuff is now


A mentoring program.

ContestsSaving the Best for Last, a contest for unpublished writers. The Booksellers’

Choice for published writers.


Fabulous and informative monthly meetings with a diversity of speakers and subjects.

All new members, if they are interested, can have a synopsis and one chapter critique by

the chapter President, Lori Lyn.


At the monthly meetings, we will have raffles and giveaways and other fun things,

including chocolate.


We will be comprising a list of chapter "experts" - members with an area of expertise

their fellow chapter mates may turn to for help, so if you're willing to volunteer, just

contact Lori Lyn.


Again, Welcome to Evergreen RWA.


In the picture below are some of your 2011 Evergreen RWA Founding Members:


President: Lori Lyn (black boa) – ggrube @ msn.com

Vice-President: Diana Ballew (white boa) – diana @ dianaballew.com

Treasurer: Joan Satterlee (pink boa) – joan @ joansatterlee.com

Membership Chair: Chassily Wakefield (pink/white boa) - chassily.wakefield @ yahoo.com

PRO Liaison: Josie Malone (no boa) - smkennedy_1 @ juno.com


Evergreen RWA #221

PO Box 2152, Everett, WA 98213