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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SPRING CLASSES ANNOUNCED!

Happy Spring, Writers! We are bursting to announce our spring class roster! We’ve got two classes that will help cultivate and BLOOM your creative writing soul! Registrations are open!    POETRY OF THE MASTERS – LOVE POETRY REDUX Five-Week Poetry Class Thursdays from 6:30pm – 8:30pm April 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16 Teacher: Vanessa…

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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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Come On In! Grand Opening on July 27th – 28th!

Gertrude’s Writing Room is located at 628 Monmouth Road (around the back of the building – follow the signs!) in the heart of the Walkerville neighbourhood in Windsor, On. It is the home of the office of writer/poet Vanessa Shields as well. A shared space includes offices, a kitchenette, a bathroom, and the beautiful studio…

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