Photography by Khrys Vaughan

Participation Guidelines

Purpose: To promote Strong Female Characters in Fiction and the Women who Write them.

Hashtag: #StrongWomenWrite

Host Accounts: @StrongWomenWrte

3rd Wednesday at 7p CST, Tweet Chat: What it means to be strong, importance of strong female characters in fiction, and other topics providing female authors and readers opportunities to connect and learn. (60 minutes)

#StrongWomenWrite - Registered and Verified Hashtag


  1. Use #StrongWomenWrite hashtag for all events.
  2. Open to those writing fictional strong female characters, published or not. (Female game developers and male allies writing strong female leads also welcome.)
  3. NO erotica or gore.
  4. Follow the conversation on Twubs,, or other Twitterchat tool for fewer distractions.
  5. Readers: Like, RT (retweet) your favorites, or otherwise connect with authors to show your support.
  6. Authors: Ditto + Use as opportunity to connect with readers, network, and share resources.
  7. Buy links, spam, unrelated content will be removed!
  8. Keep the hashtag clean to ensure it remains a quality event and great experience for everyone.
  9. More to come! Please continue to share #StrongWomenWrite and join the email list for announcements.