Finally, A Virtual Workshop!

YOUR STORY MATTERS! A Unique Prompt-Based Memoir-Writing Workshop “All art is autobiographical. The pearl is the oyster’s autobiography.” Federico Fellini Join me as I lead your creativity in a series of exciting, challenging and inspirational timed-writing exercises that will ignite the stories that make you YOU. We will have the opportunity to write together, learn…

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LOVE IT!

Our submission call is now OPEN! Please submit your poetry or prose by November 30, 2020. CLICK HERE FOR SUBMISSION GUIDELINES! Remember that anyone who has attended a class or workshop or who’s had a one-to-one session with Vanessa or who’s participated in any literary event or happening with Vanessa/Gertrude’s Writing Room CAN SUBMIT! National…

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