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All Welcome to Our Community of Writers Helping Writers

The Florida Writers Association embraces the diversity of its membership and faculty from across the State of Florida, the nation, and the globe. We celebrate our differences and are united in our shared love for the written and spoken word.

Founded in 2001, the Florida Writers Association (FWA) is a nonprofit 501(c)(6) serving writers of all genres and all levels.
FWA provides a professional atmosphere, a vast networking system, and valuable tools to succeed in today's publishing industry. 

Our motto, “Writers Helping Writers,” is demonstrated daily by our volunteers across the state of Florida and beyond.

Royal Palm Literary Awards Finalists

Congratulations to our Royal Palm Literary Awards Adult Finalists! We can't wait to celebrate your achievements and announce the winners at the awards banquet on Saturday October 29th, 2022 as part of Florida WritersCon 2022.

Congratulations to our Royal Palm Literary Awards Youth Finalists! We're honored and proud to support young writers through the Florida Writers Association Youth program. This weekend, we'll celebrate RPLA Youth Finalists at a special lunch as part of Florida WritersCon 2022.

member book of month

dl havlin 
The Grave With Greener Grass by DL Havlin
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member success of the month

"I published my second book, A Veteran Speaks. It’s a compilation of short stories about Veteran issues." —Hartley Barnes, Royal Palm Beach, FL