Why Join?

Why Join Desert Rose RWA®?

 

Thank you for your interest in the Desert Rose Writers' Group, the largest Arizona chapter of the Romance Writers of America®. For detailed information on what Desert Rose stands for, please visit our About Us page.

A few of the benefits include:

  • Monthly educational and networking meetings with nationally-recognized writing instructors, best-selling authors, and industry professionals, including acquiring editors and agents.
  • Critique groups for published and unpublished authors.
  • Monthly newsletter featuring industry updates, craft tips, and member news.
  • Subscription to Yahoo email loops for industry, craft, and brainstorming discussions.
  • Premium online workshops with discounts for members.
  • Mentor program, where you can send in the first three chapters and synopsis and get candid and constructive comments by a published professional for only $10.00 per submission.
  • Speakers Bureau.
  • Chapter-sponsored book signings, book-fair booths, and special events for published authors.
  • Dynamic website.
  • Desert Dreams Writing Conference with discounts for members.

 

Desert Rose Membership Important Dates

NEW MEMBERS:

Registrations received between Jan 1-Aug 31 will be valid until the end of the current calendar year. Fee: $25.00
Registrations received between Sept 1–Dec 31 will be valid until the end of the following calendar year. Fee: $30.00

RENEWING MEMBERS:
Renewals received between Jan 1–Feb 28 will be valid until the end of the current calendar year. Fee: $25.00
Renewals received Mar 1–Sept 30 will be valid for the remainder of the current calendar year. Fee $30.00
Renewals received Oct 1–Dec 31 are considered early renewals and will be valid until the end of the following calendar year. Fee: $25.

Contact Information

members@desertroserwa.org (Annual Dues, Membership Applications & Inquiries)

info@desertroserwa.org (General Inquiries + Chapter President)

web@desertroserwa.org (General Website Inquiries)