Welcome to Sister Writes

Since 2010, Sister Writes has built community around stories. Through creative writing workshops, public arts events, and literary magazines, we strive to empower women, provide mentorship, and inspire the community with vital stories about women’s lives.


The Art of Writing

Equal parts exhibition and magazine launch, The Art of Writing brings together fifteen portraits of participants of the Sister Writes creative writing program featured in the 2016 issue of Sister Writes magazine. Take a Virtual Tour The Art of Writing at the Black Cat Art Space A piece of writing is… Read more


Sister Writes Magazine

Our latest magazine is out! Launched at “The Art of Writing” at Black Cat Gallery, this is our biggest volume yet, with 18 captivating short stories and original photography by Kate Schneider.  

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Fall 2016 workshop

The beginner’s writing workshop at Sister Writes starts in September, with 12 weeks of workshops at Toronto’s downtown Gladstone library. Registration is now open.