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FAQ Editor and Agent Pitch Sessions

Q. When do I find out who I’m pitching to? A. Your registration packet will contain your Pitch Appointment Ticket(s). The Editor/Agent Chair and Assistant Chair will be available at registration and Friday evening, after the Editor/Agent Panel session near the registration area. Q. What if there are no Pitch Appointment […]

The Julie Brannagh ECWC Memorial Scholarship

The Julie Brannagh ECWC Memorial Scholarship The Greater Seattle Chapter of RWA is honored to introduce the Julie Brannagh ECWC Memorial Scholarship. In 2017 GSRWA and ECWC lost a beloved member of our family. After news of her sudden passing, people began contacting us to relate stories of how Julie […]


October 26-28, 2018 Westin Hotel, Bellevue, WA Sponsored by the Greater Seattle Romance Writers of America A Story for Everyone Celebrating the diversity of our writers and their stories Join us for the 29th Annual Emerald City Writers’ Conference, the largest local RWA conference on the west coast. This year […]

Keynote Speakers

ECWC Welcomes our 2017 Keynote Speakers! Sarah MacLean New York Times, Washington Post, & USA Today bestseller Sarah MacLean is the author of historical novels that have been translated into more than twenty languages, and winner of back-to-back RITA Awards for best historical romance from the Romance Writers of America. […]

Workshop Submissions

Workshop Submissions are open until 31 March Questions? Check our Workshop Submission FAQ

Passport to Romance Cover Contest

Be a part of the fun of the “booktail” party of the year and vote for your favorite cover from one of our attending authors. Enter the number of your favorite cover in the box at the bottom of the form. The top four will go on to the final round […]

Passport To Romance FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions for the Passport to Romance Reader Event Readers: 1. What do you mean by “free” event? Admission to the Passport to Romance is free. Everything the authors have at their table is also free. *If you do see someone selling books, please let a member of the […]

Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to the 28th Annual Emerald City Writer’s Conference! Each year we come up with new and exciting programming as well as bringing back staples and favorite programs. We have prepared the following Frequently Asked Questions lists to assist our new and returning attendees.   Passport to Romance Frequently Asked […]

First Time Attendee FAQs

First Time Attendee Frequently Asked Question List Gems Program FAQ with Tips List at the Bottom The Emerald City Writer’s Conference has an excellent reputation for taking extra good care of our first timers. This FAQ is geared toward those attendees who have never been to ECWC before and those […]


27th Annual Emerald City Writers’ Conference October 14-16, 2016 Presented by Greater Seattle Romance Writers of America   Early Bird Registration ends 15 July 2016   Eight Reasons to Register During Early Bird Registration   1. You will get to stream Love Between the Covers For those who register on […]