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North Texas Romance Writers of America Web Site

Chapter #33, Region 5 of the Romance Writers of America ® was organized in March 1983 and offers educational programs, an informative monthly newsletter, a friendly atmosphere for networking, and access to the latest information on agents, editors and publishers of romantic fiction. NTRWA's mission is to educate, support, and mentor published and unpublished members in the profession of romance writing.


Please join us September 16th for


Rebecca Balcárcel presenting
Finding Your Voice

We keep hearing that great writing is all about “voice.”
So what is it and how do you find and develop yours?


Rebecca Balcárcel took her MFA in Creative Writing and Literature at Bennington Writing Seminars and received their Jane Kenyon Poetry Prize. . Her debut novel Quijana is due out from Chronicle Books in spring 2019. She is represented by Katie Grimm at Don Congdon Associates. Pecan Grove Press of St. Mary's University published her book of poems, Palabras in Each Fist, in 2010. Her poems and essays have appeared in journals such as Third Coast and North American Review. She serves the students of Tarrant County College as Associate Professor of English

Random fun stuff!

Rebecca biked 1300 miles in from Houston to Santa Fe one April back in her twenties - while pregnant!

She is the mother of identical twins and their big brother.

She met the real Winnie the Pooh at NYC's public library in 2017.

Rebecca has skydived (once)!


Hope to see you there!

Come to the meeting prepared to have a good time!

Doors open at 10:00.