Our meetings are held the 3rd Saturday of the month from 10:00 am until 12:00 pm at Fifty Forward on Donelson Pike (Nashville) unless otherwise noted.

Fifty Forward

108 Donelson Pike
Nashville, TN 37214

Prospective members and guests are welcome to attend up to two meetings prior to joining.

Individuals must hold membership in Romance Writers of America in order to join Music City Romance Writers.


September – Big Fancy All Day Meeting with Damon Suede! Find out more information here and SAVE THE DATE. You won't want to miss this.
Location: Brentwood Sheraton Four Points
Date: September 15th


Art Journaling
Presenter: Nancy Robards Thompson
Location: Fifty Forward
Date: October 20th

 Facing the blank page can be daunting. National bestselling author, Nancy Robards Thompson will teach you how to use art journaling to plan your story, get better acquainted with your characters and discover the details of story setting. The techniques can also be used when not writing to keep yourself sane in this ever-changing industry and to refill the creative well.

Bio: Nancy Robards Thompson Photo and Bio for 2017 RWA workshop Write Smarter, Write Faster: National bestselling author Nancy Robards Thompson lives and writes in Tennessee, but her imagination transports her all over the world. She has found Nirvana doing what she loves most – writing romance and women's fiction full-time. After hanging up her press pass, this two-time nominee for the Romance Writers of America’s Golden Heart struck gold in July 2002 when she won the award. Since then, she’s gone on to sell more than 40 books, which critics have deemed, “…funny, smart and observant.” Here’s how to connect with her: Website: Facebook: Nancy Robards Thompson Books and Nancy Robards Thompson Author Twitter: @NRTWrites Instagram: @nancyrthompson BookBub:


November – Intro to the business of Private Investigation
Intro to business of Private Investigation
Presenter: Hal Humphreys
Location: Fifty Forward

Local PI and criminal defense investigator Hal Humphreys will regale us with stories of his daily work, interesting cases he’s encountered over the years, as well as tips and tricks of the PI trade. Come with any PI questions you might have and be prepared to be entertained!

Find out more about Hal at and


Annual Holiday Party!
Location: 10 Owl Dr, Lebanon, TN (This is the clubhouse in the Spence Creek subdivision in Lebanon)

Potluck breakfast buffet, business meeting, lots of talking, Sneaky Book Swap Free-for-All, don't miss it!




Annual Retreat
Montgomery Bell State Park
Feb 15-16, 2019