Welcome, Jane the Virgin Viewers!

Welcome, Jane the Virgin viewers! You did as Jane advised and visited the RWA website.

What is RWA?

RWA is Romance Writers of America, a nonprofit trade association that advances the professional and common business interests of career-focused romance writers. Our members are published and aspiring romance writers and industry professionals.


What do you do?

Provide networking opportunities, education, advocacy, and increase public awareness of the romance genre.


Who can join?

Anyone 18 years old or older can join the association. We have membership levels for everyone!


What is a romance novel?

Every romance novel contains two basic elements: a central love story and an emotionally satisfying and optimistic ending.

Or, as Jane said, “In a romance novel, they get a happily ever after” — the HEA. Those are the only rules to the genre! Romance novels can have any tone or style, be set in any place or time, and have varying levels of sensuality.

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