“A fabulous way to jumpstart your writing career and get that all important professional feedback necessary to improve and refine your skills.”
“A fabulous way to jumpstart your writing career and get that all important professional feedback necessary to improve and refine your skills.”Rosemary JarrellResearcherFICTION WRITING
“This class was amazing. I learned so much and to my suprise, started writing songs after the first class.”
“This class was amazing. I learned so much and to my suprise, started writing songs after the first class.”Sari KesslerJazz SingerSONGWRITING
“The instructor fostered a genuine sense of community despite the Internet environment and distance between students and teacher.”
“The instructor fostered a genuine sense of community despite the Internet environment and distance between students and teacher.”Josette BelvedereAttorneyFICTION WRITING
“I gained perspective on how a work of fiction is created.”
“I gained perspective on how a work of fiction is created.”Lisa NeilLawyerREADING FICTION
“A great way to amp up your writing. The time I spent online in my Gotham class was the greatest "me" time I've had in years--and my writing has improved exponentially!”
“A great way to amp up your writing. The time I spent online in my Gotham class was the greatest "me" time I've had in years--and my writing has improved exponentially!”Katherine Mills-HernandezTeacherCHILDREN'S BOOK WRITING
“Definitely useful for those who want to learn important, effective writing techniques and tips.”
“Definitely useful for those who want to learn important, effective writing techniques and tips.”Inez BrownCollege AdministratorBUSINESS WRITING
“The online class was fantastic for time management. I had a newborn baby when I started the class, and my friends thought I was crazy studying when my daughter was so young, but the online class allowed me to study while she was sleeping. It gave me the perfect balance without the pressure of having to attend class each week.”
“The online class was fantastic for time management. I had a newborn baby when I started the class, and my friends thought I was crazy studying when my daughter was so young, but the online class allowed me to study while she was sleeping. It gave me the perfect balance without the pressure of having to attend class each week.”Stephanie SalisburyBusiness AnalystCHILDREN'S BOOK WRITING
“The best teaching technique I have encountered since I came to America.”
“The best teaching technique I have encountered since I came to America.”Ekaterina SvetovaGraphic DesignerFICTION WRITING
“This course taught me the intricacies and hidden details of making a film.”
“This course taught me the intricacies and hidden details of making a film.”Jeremy RiceSales RepresentativeSCRIPT ANALYSIS
“I learned a great deal. I came into this class with an extremely limited knowledge of the business of selling a screenplay. I now have enough information to approach this aspect of writing with confidence.”
“I learned a great deal. I came into this class with an extremely limited knowledge of the business of selling a screenplay. I now have enough information to approach this aspect of writing with confidence.”Dan EmmersonGraphic ArtistHOW TO SELL YOUR SCREENPLAY
“I had finished my MFA in fiction writing and I wanted a way to continue writing in a serious atmosphere, both honest and generous. The Gotham class was fabulous. I was able to develop a character for a novel I had been working on, which is now due for publication in August.”
“I had finished my MFA in fiction writing and I wanted a way to continue writing in a serious atmosphere, both honest and generous. The Gotham class was fabulous. I was able to develop a character for a novel I had been working on, which is now due for publication in August.”Roxann King-FeuermanWriterFICTION WRITING
“I learned a great deal…I have already recommended Gotham to others.”
“I learned a great deal…I have already recommended Gotham to others.”Larry NelsonRetired Law Enforcement OfficerFICTION WRITING
“I learned how to write an engaging memoir, where before I had just scribbles of thoughts in a notebook.”
“I learned how to write an engaging memoir, where before I had just scribbles of thoughts in a notebook.”Margret DellaMaggioraCorporate VPMEMOIR WRITING
“An encouraging forum for those who are new to writing or just coming back to it.”
“An encouraging forum for those who are new to writing or just coming back to it.”Michael FoleyArt DealerCREATIVE WRITING 101
“Phrases I would use are "achievable deadlines for working people", "constructive critiques from an eagle-eyed instructor" and "bloody good course". Am I allowed to swear?”
“Phrases I would use are "achievable deadlines for working people", "constructive critiques from an eagle-eyed instructor" and "bloody good course". Am I allowed to swear?”Rebecca ReaderEnglish Language TeacherFICTION WRITING
“A fantabulous way to spend an evening -- some of the best live comedy in town -- and a most entertaining way to learn”
“A fantabulous way to spend an evening -- some of the best live comedy in town -- and a most entertaining way to learn”Martina ClarkHumanitarian WorkerHUMOR WRITING
“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
“I just elevated my craft in poetry to a new level.”
“I just elevated my craft in poetry to a new level.”Leah Odze EpsteinHomemakerPOETRY WRITING
“All writers struggle in isolation so it's been buoying to connect with other writers in a non-competitive arena.”
“All writers struggle in isolation so it's been buoying to connect with other writers in a non-competitive arena.”Nina GraciJournalistMYSTERY WRITING
“I shopped around quite a bit on the Web before signing up, and this class has exceeded my expectations and given me the impetus and confidence to keep writing. The site is very well organized and made the whole process enjoyable. I think Gotham has set the standard for what an online fiction writing class should be. I will be back for more!”
“I shopped around quite a bit on the Web before signing up, and this class has exceeded my expectations and given me the impetus and confidence to keep writing. The site is very well organized and made the whole process enjoyable. I think Gotham has set the standard for what an online fiction writing class should be. I will be back for more!”David KrohneEditorFICTION WRITING
“If you ever want to write a screenplay, then Gotham is the place to start.”
“If you ever want to write a screenplay, then Gotham is the place to start.”Juanita Paet-DeSilvaCopyright AdministratorSCREENWRITING
“The instructor was very clear, very direct, and had excellent interaction with the students.”
“The instructor was very clear, very direct, and had excellent interaction with the students.”Mark ShulmanChildren's Book WriterDIALOGUE WRITING
“Incredibly energizing about the whole writing process!”
“Incredibly energizing about the whole writing process!”Sheryl SchaffnerWriterHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“I loved the spirit, energy, and enthusiasm of the instructor—she's infectious!”
“I loved the spirit, energy, and enthusiasm of the instructor—she's infectious!”Vicki EskenaziSpecial Education AdministratorFICTION WRITING
“In just one day I learned the basics of writing a children's story.”
“In just one day I learned the basics of writing a children's story.”Alyson ShatskyMarketingCHILDREN'S BOOK WRITING
“Thank you! This has been a life-changing course.”
“Thank you! This has been a life-changing course.”Dianna GarriganWriterFICTION WRITING
“The way the Web site is set up is excellent. The instructor is extremely personable and knowledgeable. He is able to give strong critical feedback and still be encouraging, a real feat!”
“The way the Web site is set up is excellent. The instructor is extremely personable and knowledgeable. He is able to give strong critical feedback and still be encouraging, a real feat!”Elaine AvilaPlaywright, ActorPLAYWRITING
“The most fun three hours of my week, every week. In just a couple of months, I learned an incredible amount about the craft of fiction, and laughed heartily while doing it.”
“The most fun three hours of my week, every week. In just a couple of months, I learned an incredible amount about the craft of fiction, and laughed heartily while doing it.”Dodd EllsworthSoftware DeveloperFICTION WRITING
“The instructor gives you the tools necessary for success.”
“The instructor gives you the tools necessary for success.”Kye GiscombeEntrepreneurBUSINESS WRITING
“This class will give you the kick you need to get your book completed.”
“This class will give you the kick you need to get your book completed.”William DameronIT DirectorMEMOIR WRITING
“Magazines and books about writing are fine, but this course provides vital contact with the real world of fiction writing.”
“Magazines and books about writing are fine, but this course provides vital contact with the real world of fiction writing.”Tom MooneyJournalist/teacherFICTION WRITING
“I learned exactly what I wanted to know: "How to get started"…what to look for, work on, and how to get organized.”
“I learned exactly what I wanted to know: "How to get started"…what to look for, work on, and how to get organized.”Tracey BrantExecutive SecretaryCHILDREN'S BOOK WRITING
“This course covers all the basics, which are important to focus on no matter what your level of experience.”
“This course covers all the basics, which are important to focus on no matter what your level of experience.”John E HookerMedical WriterCREATIVE WRITING 101
“I had a great time studying TV and talking about it with other people who are passionate about it.”
“I had a great time studying TV and talking about it with other people who are passionate about it.”Robyn GordonTechnical WriterTV WRITING
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