NaNoWriMo Write-Ins! Come To GWR and Write!

Gertrude’s Writing Room will be open for writers participating in National Novel Writing Month (and writers who want to try on a new, cool place to write!) on the following dates at the following times! This is a drop-in-and-write gathering. No signing up necessary. We have room for 8-10 writers. Will you be one of…

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Fall Session Registrations OPEN!

We know, we know – it’s still August! Don’t wanna think about the fall just yet? Okay…but you might want to think about these September offerings because some of them have registrations deadlines that are coming up as quick as weeds! Our Fall session was created with your writing soul in mind as our number…

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NEW HOME SWEET HOME! WE’RE ALL MOVED IN!

We’ve made the move! Over the weekend, we moved loads of bins into our new home in Willstead Park in The Stable Yard of The Coach House. What the heck does that mean, anyway? Well, really, it’s just an added on part of The Coach House! I suppose at some point in the past, it…

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WE ARE MOVING!

Gertrude’s Writing Room is moving! On Saturday, June 15th, 2019, we will be at our new location in The Stable Yard at the Coach House in Willistead Park. Workshops, classes and editing sessions will remain at our current location at 628 Monmouth until Friday, June 14th, 2019. Please mark your calendars for this momentous move!…

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Spring Workshops & More!

Hello Writers! Spring has sprung! Thank you for visiting Gertrude’s Writing Room over the fall and winter months – we’ve got many exciting workshops in store for the spring! We look forward to gathering with you to write, read and share delicious snacks! Here are our spring workshops. Registration is opened for all! SPRING SESSION…

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Oh The Love! Erotic Writing & More

We’ve been having a blast at Gertrude’s Writing Room this winter – feeling the love! Our Erotic Writing Workshop was very hot stuff! We learned about the history of erotic writing, we read erotic poetry and scenes from some of the world’s best erotica. And we wrote – oh boy, did we write! Turns out…

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Beautifully Busy & A Note on the Weather!

LOVE IS IN THE AIR…AND IN THE WORDS TOO! February is love month and we’re not holding back offering an erotic writing workshop and a love poetry class! We hope you’re inspired to spread you love to the page! January despite the wild weather and back-to-school busy-ness, we kept the space busy as well! The…

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Monsters, Aliens, Short Stories & Friends Workshop Pics!

A major snowfall dumped onto our humble city on Saturday, but it didn’t stop us from braving the roads to get to Gertrude’s Writing Room for the Monsters, Aliens, Short Stories & Friends writing workshop led by Ben Van Dongen and Christian Laforet. A big thank you to Ben and Christian for a stellar job…

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