News and Events

July 12, 2022

Online Workshop Broadcast live from Lily Dale Assembly, New York – July 12, 9:30-12:30 Eastern time (10:30-1:30 Atlantic Time)

Gerard is pleased to have been invited back to Lily Dale Assembly to offer another writing workshop. For those who are unable to attend in person, the workshop will also be broadcast live from Lily Dale in New York.

The workshop is a combination of instruction, writing prompts, and opportunities for questions from the in-person and online audience. It takes place Tuesday, July 12, from 9:30a.m.-12:30p.m. Eastern time (10:30 – 1:30 Atlantic time).

The cost is only $50 US and you must register by Monday, July 11, at 8:00 p.m. Eastern (9:00 p.m. Atlantic time).

December 5, 2021

A Sunday afternoon reading and conversation with Beth Powning at AX, the Arts and Culture Centre of Sussex, as part of the AX Reading Series

October 30, 2021

Book signing at Westminster Books in Fredericton. Signing copies of The Hush Sisters and backlist, including Finton Moon and Moonlight Sketches.

October 26, 2021

Dr. Gerard Collins, Dr. Margaret Anne Smith, Dr. Sandra Bell

Panel discussion at UNB Saint John: Literature in a Post-Pandemic World

October 16, 2021

Book signing at Chapters in Fredericton. Signing copies of The Hush Sisters and backlist, including Finton Moon and Moonlight Sketches.

September 5, 2021

Book signing at Chapters in Moncton. Signing copies of The Hush Sisters and backlist, including Finton Moon and Moonlight Sketches.

August 29, 2021

Book signing at Saint John Indigo (East Point). Signing copies of The Hush Sisters and backlist, including Finton Moon and Moonlight Sketches.

June 24, 2021

The Hush Sisters wins an international literary award!

The Hush Sisters wins a Next Generation Indie Book Award in the suspense category. It also was a finalist in the paranormal category.

April 30 – May 7, and May 9-16, 2021

Go and Write! Kingsbrae writing retreats.

January 30 and February 6, 2021

Master Class in Creative Fiction, “Deliver on your Promises,” the Northrup Frye Festival.

January 20, 2021

7:30 p.m.

The Lorenzo Society Reading Series – Virtual Book Club. Reading and Q&A.

December 6, 2020 – POSTPONED until 2021

Book signing at Westminster Books in Fredericton.

November 12, 2020

7:45 a.m.

Tune in to hear Gerard’s with CBC’s Information Morning host, Julia Wright, about The Hush Sisters.

November 18, 2020

7:00 – 8:00 p.m. AST

Gerard talks with author Susan White about her new book, When the Hill Came Down.

November 21, 2020 – POSTPONED to December 6, 2020

12:00 – 2:00 p.m. AST

Book signing at Westminster Books in Fredericton, NB.

Find Westminster Books. See the Facebook Event.

November 22, 2020

2:00 – 3:30 AST

Online Workshop: Healing Through Creative Writing with Dr. Gerard Collins

Join Dr. Gerard Collins for a class that will take you through writing exercises designed to inspire and promote self-healing through creative expression. Presented by the Lily Dale Assembly.

Cost $20 USD


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October 5, 2020

Release of The Hush Sisters, Gerard’s third book of fiction, published by Breakwater Books Ltd.