Rochester Writers serves local authors and freelance writers by hosting groups, contests, and conferences.


15th Annual Rochester Writers’ Conference – Saturday, October 15, 2022

After two years of hosting online conferences, the annual fall conference returns in-person to Oakland University in Rochester. Click on the conference page to see the line up of presentations.

Freelance Writers’ Group – Third Tuesday of the Month

The Freelance Marketplace Writers’ Group meets virtually on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. Different topics and guests each month, however the main conversation is always about the Business of Writing (this is NOT a critique group). Join our email list to get invited to attend on Zoom.

Gallery view of a virtual conference call

Rochester Author Fair – Saturday, November 26, 2022

The Fourth Annual Rochester Author Fair is for traditionally published and indie published authors to meet readers. This year’s fair is on Small Business Saturday, November 26, 2022, in the Rochester Hills Public Library’s Multipurpose Room. Free to attend. Free parking. Meet the twenty authors for this year’s fair at the event page.