Write by the Rails is an inclusive organization that welcomes members without discrimination of age, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin or disability.
Some of our membership benefits include:
Website Listing – Author page on the WbtR site with links to author website, social media links, and book pages
Beta Read Committee – Members will be able to submit work to be reviewed by a member of the Beta Readers Committee. This committee is made up of published authors who will anonymously read and review your work for you to help make sure you have the strongest work possible before self publishing or submitting to an agent
Press Releases – Members in good standing will be able to submit Press Releases for new books and the PR Coordinator will disseminate them to the local, PWC, media outlets
Services Offered Listing – for those members who have a business, you will be able to list your services on the WbtR site to advertise to our members
Participate in our mentoring program for teen writers in conjunction with the Rising Writer’s Workshop
Interaction with other writers
Leadership and networking opportunities
And So Much More…
Membership in WbtR does not constitute or imply endorsement, by the Club or its members, of a writer’s body of work.
For Individual Members
Dues, in the amount of $20.00, are collected on an annual basis beginning on the First day (January 1) of the calendar year. All required dues must be received no later than January 31st.
For Student Members
There are no dues required. However, you must be enrolled at least ten credit hours to be eligible for student membership. If you would like to become a member of the Virginia Writers Club you may do so at your own discretion. We would be more than happy to facilitate your membership with VWC.