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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. […]


October 13-15, 2017 Westin Hotel, Bellevue, WA Sponsored by the Greater Seattle Romance Writers of America REGISTRATION CLOSING SOON! REGISTER NOW! Join us for the 28th Annual Emerald City Writers’ Conference, the largest local RWA conference on the west coast. This year we’re excited to welcome a film and television […]

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 […]

Raffle Basket Donation and Sign Up

Thank you for considering providing a raffle basket for ECWC! Partial proceeds from all raffle basket ticket sales benefit the Domestic Abuse Women’s Network in the Seattle area. Your generosity is greatly appreciated by DAWN and conference attendees alike, as it provides memorable prizes for the woman (or man) who […]

Passport to Romance

October 13-15, 2017 Westin Hotel, Bellevue, WA If you’re a fan of romance novels, novellas and short stories, YOU are invited to attend this FREE event. Come out and celebrate all that is wonderful about romantic fiction – from sweet to sexy, historical to sci-fi! Where: Bellevue Westin Hotel When: […]