Meetings


New England Romance Writers meets the third Sunday of the month (except as noted) from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM. There is no meeting in December.

UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, ALL MEETINGS WILL BE VIRTUAL ONLY, VIA ZOOM.

Please Join Us At Our Next Meeting:

August 21, 2022 Meeting – DRIVE Your Plot–Don’t Let it Drive You! with Shirley Jump

Our August 21, 2022 monthly meeting will start at 1:00 P.M. with a workshop presented by best-selling author Shirley Jump on DRIVE Your Plot–Don’t Let It Drive You!, which will be followed by our monthly business and social meeting. Not a NERW member but want to attend the workshop? Join NERW now and receive access to our monthly workshops, private email forum, and Facebook group!

Headshot of author Shirley JumpWorkshop Description: Is your plot stuck in the murky middle? Feeling episodic? Falling flat with your readers? This workshop talks about the five most common plot problems that DRIVE an otherwise great story into the ground. Learn how to become the driver of your book and create emotional impact with your readers, with New York Times bestselling author and book coach Shirley Jump.

Bio: Shirley Jump is an award-winning, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Amazon, and USA Today bestselling author who has published more than 80 books in 24 countries. As the owner of JumpStart Creative Solutions, Shirley also does book building, content editing, ghostwriting, and author coaching. She has worked with celebrities from The Today Show, White House advisors, and former NFL players to craft their stories in a unique and compelling way. She has spoken all over the world about the power of narrative and how to create compelling books. A former reporter and communications director for a marketing agency, she uses her diverse background to help clients create impactful content that opens up new revenue streams.

2022 Meetings

May 15, 2022
Workshop canceled due to personal emergency

Jun 12, 2022*
(2nd Sunday)
Banking On Your Backlist with Elana Johnson

Jul 2022
No meeting

Sep 18, 2022
TBD

Oct 16, 2022
TBD

Nov 20, 2022
TBD

Dec 2022
No meeting