Retreat


The Maine Romance Writers' annual retreat will be held at the Embassy Suites in Portland, Maine on May 15-16, 2020. Our intimate writing retreat attracts writers at various stages in their writing career from novice to the multi-published.



This year's speakers:

Jamie Beck & Regina Child
"Laying Down the Law: How Basic Legal Concepts Can Help You Plot and Enhance Conflict"

Jeannie Moon
"Building a Small Town From the Ground Up"

Stacy Juba
"How to Give Your Novel a Strong Backbone"

Gail Eastwood
"Your Writing Voice"

Kari Lemor
"Accurate Portrayal of Characters with Disabilities"


Register for the Retreat HERE!!


Hotel Information:

The retreat will be held at the Embassy Suites in Portland, Maine. The discount code is good for one night before and one night after as well. Rooms are limited so be sure to reserve as soon as your registration is complete. Booking Link Code: MRW






MRW Retreat 2018

 Drinks, appetizers, and schmoozing on the patio. 







Our 2018 Emily Allen Member of the Year Award recipient...Deb Noone! Look at that shocked face! 




Friday Night After Party 







Another stunning quilt made by the generous Mary Platt. This year's winner...Jean Paglio