Welcome to the official site of Write by the Rails

Write by the Rails is the Prince William Chapter of the Virginia Writers Club. Our goal is to raise the profile of the local literary community and explore ways we can nurture, cultivate and help that community grow.

Are you a writer (published or unpublished) affiliated with Manassas, Manassas Park or Prince William County? Consider joining us, click on the Join Now tab above or emailing us at writebytherails@gmail.com with any questions.

  • In the Company of Laureates, 2015

    October 11, 2015, 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. at the Hylton Center for the Performing Arts on George Mason University’s Science and Technology Campus in Manassas.

    Meet and mingle with the Laureates and other regional poets and enthusiasts. .

  • Writer's Cafe

    Every Saturday, 2-4pm @ Grounds Central Station, 9360 Main Street, Manassas, VA 20110

    Join us for another Saturday afternoon discussion and as always prospective and new members welcome!

  • Read the Washington Post's article about Write By the Rails First Free Little Library in Old Town Manassas (project spearheaded by Belinda Miller)