“The course gave me a solid understanding of what it takes to be a writer.”
“The course gave me a solid understanding of what it takes to be a writer.”Gary BiglerOperations ManagerCREATIVE WRITING 101
“The instructor was wonderful. His weekly comments and lectures were fresh, astute, and delivered in an amusing, funny, charming manner. He is insightful and knowledgeable and rates a "10" in my book. I'm off to Level II!”
“The instructor was wonderful. His weekly comments and lectures were fresh, astute, and delivered in an amusing, funny, charming manner. He is insightful and knowledgeable and rates a "10" in my book. I'm off to Level II!”Joseph WilfordFish BuyerFICTION WRITING
“The processes taught in the course serve as an invaluable framework for thinking about the story to be told.”
“The processes taught in the course serve as an invaluable framework for thinking about the story to be told.”Nicholas HayesBusiness ExecutiveFICTION WRITING
“Creative Writing 101 was one of the highlights of my week. The three hours flew by and it was a wonderful way to dip back into the pool of writing in a comfortable and fun atmosphere.”
“Creative Writing 101 was one of the highlights of my week. The three hours flew by and it was a wonderful way to dip back into the pool of writing in a comfortable and fun atmosphere.”Kathleen Admirand-DimmlerSocial Work Assistant DirectorCREATIVE WRITING 101
“The most practical and effective online fiction writing course I've ever taken.”
“The most practical and effective online fiction writing course I've ever taken.”Gary BishopEntrepreneurFICTION WRITING
“I've been a Gotham student for a year now, and I'm amazed at how much my story writing has improved. My instructor has been a very important part of that improvement. I've matured as a writer, and that inspires me to write more.”
“I've been a Gotham student for a year now, and I'm amazed at how much my story writing has improved. My instructor has been a very important part of that improvement. I've matured as a writer, and that inspires me to write more.”Pete GrellaEngineerFICTION WRITING
“Incredibly insightful if you are interested in learning what the reality of TV writing looks like.”
“Incredibly insightful if you are interested in learning what the reality of TV writing looks like.”Scott San EmeterioInvestment BankingTV WRITING
“Fun!”
“Fun!”Maria VidesCare Manager For The ElderlyHUMOR WRITING
“The teacher's open demeanor and availability for question-answering made it easy to ask anything.”
“The teacher's open demeanor and availability for question-answering made it easy to ask anything.”Tomijean FernandezOrganizational Development ConsultantHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“On a scale of 1 to 5, I would rate this class a 10. The course, the fellow students, the insights, the structure, the ease of use of your Web site, and most particularly your instructor made the class one of the most wonderful, valuable, and interesting learning experiences of my life.”
“On a scale of 1 to 5, I would rate this class a 10. The course, the fellow students, the insights, the structure, the ease of use of your Web site, and most particularly your instructor made the class one of the most wonderful, valuable, and interesting learning experiences of my life.”Gene DePorisPublishingNOVEL WRITING
“While I’ve taken a number of writing courses in the past, this one was the most useful! The instructor conveyed both the core elements and the nuances of business writing.”
“While I’ve taken a number of writing courses in the past, this one was the most useful! The instructor conveyed both the core elements and the nuances of business writing.”Anya Maria MayansTechnology CoordinatorBUSINESS WRITING
“This course was a superb resource for concise how-to knowledge with a practical punch. I especially enjoyed how the class material is spiced with personal tips and insider perspectives.”
“This course was a superb resource for concise how-to knowledge with a practical punch. I especially enjoyed how the class material is spiced with personal tips and insider perspectives.”Erin Brown ConroyUniv. Prof./Writer/Speaker/Mom Of 13HOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“I absolutely loved every minute of this course.”
“I absolutely loved every minute of this course.”Jennifer JamiesonMarket ResearchCREATIVE WRITING 101
“This course increased my knowledge of the principles on which humor is based and gave me a host of resources from which to learn more.”
“This course increased my knowledge of the principles on which humor is based and gave me a host of resources from which to learn more.”Alana PetersSolicitorHUMOR WRITING
“The best investment I've made as a writer thus far.”
“The best investment I've made as a writer thus far.”Tiffany BaughBank TellerSCREENWRITING
“It's one thing to be writing a script, but quite another to sell it. This course is an excellent lesson in marketability.”
“It's one thing to be writing a script, but quite another to sell it. This course is an excellent lesson in marketability.”Deborah Porter TaylorWriter/TeacherHOW TO SELL YOUR SCREENPLAY
“This course gives you the information you need to start a blog and feel confident about putting yourself out there.”
“This course gives you the information you need to start a blog and feel confident about putting yourself out there.”Josette LeBlancTESOL Teacher EducatorHOW TO BLOG
“The class really makes me want to jump right into the process!”
“The class really makes me want to jump right into the process!”Anne HinsmanArchitectNONFICTION BOOK PROPOSAL
“The instructor provided information scattered over various books I have read over the last year in a clear and concise manner that I was able to understand. Being totally unfamiliar with how the publishing industry operates, I really appreciate how she put all the information together so that someone like me could grasp it.”
“The instructor provided information scattered over various books I have read over the last year in a clear and concise manner that I was able to understand. Being totally unfamiliar with how the publishing industry operates, I really appreciate how she put all the information together so that someone like me could grasp it.”Mona BengeRetired Event CoordinatorHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“A terrific primer on how to outline and write a script for an existing TV show.”
“A terrific primer on how to outline and write a script for an existing TV show.”Amy MartinFreelance WriterTV WRITING
“As a former teacher, I thought I knew how to read critically—but I learned that I had more to learn! The lectures were excellent and the assignments helpful and on the mark.”
“As a former teacher, I thought I knew how to read critically—but I learned that I had more to learn! The lectures were excellent and the assignments helpful and on the mark.”Karen AlbrethsenStudentFICTION WRITING
“This course really opened my eyes to new insights about literature.”
“This course really opened my eyes to new insights about literature.”Brett JuggassarTeacherREADING FICTION
“All that you need to become a better memoir writer is the desire. This course will give you everything else.”
“All that you need to become a better memoir writer is the desire. This course will give you everything else.”William DameronIT DirectorMEMOIR WRITING
“Every author wants to write that one story that will have a great impact, maybe even change the world. This course will help get you there!”
“Every author wants to write that one story that will have a great impact, maybe even change the world. This course will help get you there!”Tad BlankenburgProject ManagerFICTION WRITING
“This course is absolutely necessary to the beginning blogger.”
“This course is absolutely necessary to the beginning blogger.”Fawn HahnenbergSAHMHOW TO BLOG
“This is now my third class at Gotham and every teacher has been top notch.”
“This is now my third class at Gotham and every teacher has been top notch.”Paula HeaphyIllustrator/textile DesignerCHILDREN'S BOOK WRITING
“It definitely helps having an instructor who earns a living as a full-time writer.”
“It definitely helps having an instructor who earns a living as a full-time writer.”Kelvin SparksDirector Of Information TechnologyCREATIVE NONFICTION 101
“The instructor and my classmates made the experience one I will not forget.”
“The instructor and my classmates made the experience one I will not forget.”Debra EvansArts Education ConsultantCREATIVE WRITING 101
“A very in-depth, intellectually stimulating and mind-opening experience with a lot of good psychology lessons. ”
“A very in-depth, intellectually stimulating and mind-opening experience with a lot of good psychology lessons. ”Lori CohenAttorneyCHARACTER DEVELOPMENT
“I really loved this course! The instructor kept my interest in the class, and his constructive criticism made me want to write more and more. It’s great to have the opportunity to explore something that can be so fulfilling. For the first time in 23 years of academics, I did all my homework.”
“I really loved this course! The instructor kept my interest in the class, and his constructive criticism made me want to write more and more. It’s great to have the opportunity to explore something that can be so fulfilling. For the first time in 23 years of academics, I did all my homework.”Stephanie BurkeStudentSCREENWRITING
“This course was more than a writing class--it was a writing circle--a place where writers who care deeply about their craft come together to practice and refine it.”
“This course was more than a writing class--it was a writing circle--a place where writers who care deeply about their craft come together to practice and refine it.”Bonnie WalkerAttorneyARTICLE WRITING
“I cannot speak highly enough about the resource that Gotham is for writers. We are no longer on that journey alone. We can work at our craft all of the time with qualified, experienced, knowledgeable instructors. Thank you Gotham.”
“I cannot speak highly enough about the resource that Gotham is for writers. We are no longer on that journey alone. We can work at our craft all of the time with qualified, experienced, knowledgeable instructors. Thank you Gotham.”Pene PatrickFilmmakerSCREENWRITING
“I never imagined that I could so thoroughly enjoy a course.”
“I never imagined that I could so thoroughly enjoy a course.”Lynn RogersAdministrativeCREATIVE WRITING 101
“I gained an in-depth knowledge of film. This class is essential to screenwriting.”
“I gained an in-depth knowledge of film. This class is essential to screenwriting.”Carrie KauzlarichWriterSCRIPT ANALYSIS
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