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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Powerful Prompts – our final Fall Workshop!

Hello writers! Thank you so much for all your love and support thus far! We’ve had tremendous turn-outs for workshops and slow-but-steady registration for classes! Slowly but surely, you are spreading the word about Gertrude’s Writing Room – and we appreciate it very much! We also understand the incredible magic that is ‘timing’ – so…

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Winter Workshops Announced! Fall Workshops Open for Registration!

FALL WORKSHOP FILLING FAST – REGISTER NOW! Greetings writers! We hope you’re enjoying this crispy Fall season – that you’re snuggling up with your favourite books, watching cool films, and figuring out how to make time to register for any (or all!) of our incredible workshops and classes! Next up, our Everything You Need to…

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CHANGE TO FALL CLASS SELECTION! FICTION CLASS ADDED!

Please note: there has been a change in the Fall class offerings. Tell Your Story – The Magic of Memoir has been cancelled (we’ll offer it a later date!). Due to high demand for fiction writing – have added the following class.  Please click HERE for the Four for Fiction class information. We hope to…

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TOPS Members Receive $10.00 Discount on all Poetry Workshops/Classes!

*ANNOUNCEMENT* All members of The Ontario Poetry Society will receive a $10.00 discount on any poetry class or workshop! Thank you so much to Bunny and the Ontario Poetry Society family for offering this generous discount! Please take some time to find out more about The Ontario Poetry Society! If you are not a member,…

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Fall & Winter Classes Open for Registration!

Fall classes are open for registration! Please stay connected as more classes may be added, and registration information is updated. Tell Your Story – The Magic of Memoir Teacher: Vanessa Shields Location: Gertrude’s Writing Room Course length: 8 weeks Class length: 2.5 hours/week Date: Wednesday evenings – 6:30pm – 9pm Wednesday October 17, 24, November…

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