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Writing Workshop Resources: Local Writing Organizations

Resources for writers at the NSU Alvin Sherman Library.

Florida Writers Association

Florida Writers Association

The Florida Writers Association (FWA) is a nonprofit 501(c)(6) organization for writers of all genres. Our community of hard-working volunteers is dedicated to providing members with an incredible networking system. FWA is focused on the beginning and advanced writers within a professional atmosphere.

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Mystery Writers of America

The Florida Chapter of Mystery Writers of America. FMWA is an organization of published and aspiring authors, booksellers, readers, and other industry professionals pursuing a career or interest in the crime fiction genre.

Monthly Meetings

Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators

Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Florida Chapter

With programming organized and run by volunteers, we offer free monthly meetings, online workshops, local get-togethers, and an annual virtual Critique-a-Palooza.

Monthly Meetings

South Florida Writers Association

SFWA provides tools for writers to succeed through its annual Mango Writers Conference, critique groups and writing contests. SFWA meetings feature presentations about writing, publishing, and marketing topics or  award-winning or best-selling authors, agents or publishers. Read this month's issue of their Author's Voice Newsletter here.