Ottawa Romance Writers Association is an affiliated chapter of Romance Writers of America.

ORWA’s mission is to promote excellence in the field of romance writing and to advance the professional interests of career-focused romance writers through networking and advocacy, dissemination of information, professional education, publications, and other appropriate activities, and to provide continuing support for writers within the romance publishing industry.

Read more about us, contact us for information, or attend one of our monthly workshops to find out of ORWA is right for you!


Find romance books in all different subgeneras by our local talented ORWA members.


Learn about our member meetings, monthly workshops, and special events.


Meet authors and RWA members and become a part of our local supportive writer’s network.