Yellow Rose 2013 Board Members:
President: Geri Foster
Secretary/Speaker Programs/CD Librarian: Ashley Kath-Bilsky
Treasurer: Brenda Chitwood
PAN Liaison: Caroline Clemmons
PRO Liaison: Geri Foster
On-line Workshop Coordinator: Geri Foster
Media Communications: Ashley Kath-Bilsky
Newsletter Editor: Caroline Clemmons
Winter Rose Contest Chairperson: Brenda Chitwood
Yellow Rose RWA, Chapter 188 of Romance Writers of America, is a non-profit organization that was created in 2001 to encourage, inform, and educate both published and unpublished writers of the romance fiction genre. We always welcome new members, and strive to provide a warm, friendly, professional environment.
Our meetings are held on the second Saturday of each month and are open to visitors unless noted otherwise on the schedule for members only.
Guests are welcome to visit three times before joining. Meetings consist of a short business session and a guest speaker and are from 10 am to 12 pm. Lunch follows for those who want to participate. Please note: To join Yellow Rose, you must be a member of Romance Writers of America.
Our wonderful newsletter, The Petal Press, shares chapter news, member updates, reviews, and articles.
Welcome and we hope you will visit our chapter!
Yellow Rose RWA
P.O. Box 975
Hurst, Texas 76053
HOW TO JOIN OUR CHAPTER!
To join, please print and complete our Membership Form: Membership Form (DOC) or sign-up online here: Online Membership Application. Annual dues are $25.00 for New and Renewing members. Renewal of dues for existing members is every April. To pay online, use the PayPal button below.
Upcoming Speaker for June 8, 2013
- June 8, 2013 – Guest Speaker ELIZABETH ESSEX presents “Character Development”.
- January 12, 2013 – Liliana Hart, “Storyboarding the Action”
- February 9, 2013 – Gretchen Craig, “The Most Villainous of All: Using the Traits of Psychopaths to Create Memorable, Compelling Antagonists”
- March 9, 2013 – “Tea with the Rosebuds” (A Special Event For Members and Invited Guests Only)
- April 13, 2013 – Fort Worth Paranormal, “The Paranormal and Ghost Hunting Texas Style”
- May 11, 2013 – Ellie James, “Care and Feeding of the Writer’s Soul”
- June 8, 2013 – Elizabeth Essex, “Character Development”
- July 13, 2013 – James Rogers, “Forensic and Crime Scene Investigating”
- August 10, 2013 – Housekeeping Meeting (Members Only)
- September 14, 2013 – Yvonne Jocks, “The Third Oldest Profession: The History of Romance Novels”
- October 11-13, 2013 – Members Only Retreat
- November 9, 2013 – Randee Leigh, “The W Plot”
- December 14, 2013 – Christmas Party (Members Only)