“The students were inspirational, from different age groups with different back grounds. The class atmosphere was open and welcome for anyone to express their opinions.”
“The students were inspirational, from different age groups with different back grounds. The class atmosphere was open and welcome for anyone to express their opinions.”Takako SatoReal Estate Broker NONFICTION 101
“Before starting the course, I could not come up with a good plot, and had not written in a long time. After writing a few assignments, the ideas started coming fast and furious.”
“Before starting the course, I could not come up with a good plot, and had not written in a long time. After writing a few assignments, the ideas started coming fast and furious.”Pat ComleyIT ManagementCREATIVE WRITING 101
“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
“I learned that I did have something to say—that the simplest bit of information could be turned into a story.”
“I learned that I did have something to say—that the simplest bit of information could be turned into a story.”Judy FreniBusiness ManagerFICTION WRITING
“The course brought me to a higher consciousness in my ability to read as a 'reader' but more importantly as a writer. The enthusiasm the instructor showed for his writing as well as his enjoyment of teaching were extremely encouraging.”
“The course brought me to a higher consciousness in my ability to read as a 'reader' but more importantly as a writer. The enthusiasm the instructor showed for his writing as well as his enjoyment of teaching were extremely encouraging.”CJ CarpenterMusic ProductionFICTION WRITING
“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
“I'm 63, and with teachers of this caliber I could look forward to a lifetime of learning wherever I reside.”
“I'm 63, and with teachers of this caliber I could look forward to a lifetime of learning wherever I reside.”Marc KouffmanStudentPOETRY WRITING
“I was initially fearful about exposing my writing to others, but the instructor made me feel safe and comfortable.”
“I was initially fearful about exposing my writing to others, but the instructor made me feel safe and comfortable.”Linda HortonCamera TechnicianNONFICTION 101
“It was a tremendous experience, one that I will never forget. I recommend the class for anyone even the slightest bit curious about what it's like to be a stand-up comedian. ”
“It was a tremendous experience, one that I will never forget. I recommend the class for anyone even the slightest bit curious about what it's like to be a stand-up comedian. ”Calvin HendersonIT TechnicianSTAND-UP COMEDY WRITING
“An excellent course to take if you want an overview of the field.”
“An excellent course to take if you want an overview of the field.”Rochelle LealTeacherCHILDREN'S BOOK WRITING
“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
“Best thing I've done for my writing career.”
“Best thing I've done for my writing career.”Jen HillIllustratorCHILDREN'S BOOK WRITING
“The instructor was knowledgeable and realistic about all aspects of screenwriting.”
“The instructor was knowledgeable and realistic about all aspects of screenwriting.”Sheilagh CaseyEditorSCREENWRITING
“GWW is the best online writing class I've found.”
“GWW is the best online writing class I've found.”Richard BrooksTelevision ProducerFICTION WRITING
“If you have always wanted to write a spec script, this class will give you the knowledge and structure to do it.”
“If you have always wanted to write a spec script, this class will give you the knowledge and structure to do it.”John GarrisonComputer ProgrammerTV WRITING
“The instructor was very supportive and eloquent. She was very knowledgeable in her field.”
“The instructor was very supportive and eloquent. She was very knowledgeable in her field.”Mark ChungStudentHOW TO SELL YOUR SCREENPLAY
“I feel like I've made my story so much better in just a few short months. Thank you!”
“I feel like I've made my story so much better in just a few short months. Thank you!”Colleen CraigMarketing Research DirectorCHILDREN'S BOOK WRITING
“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
“It was a good overview of the subject of memoir writing. I learned the basic components and where to start.”
“It was a good overview of the subject of memoir writing. I learned the basic components and where to start.”Julie HanssenSocial WorkerMEMOIR WRITING
“I started out as a complete playwright novice. After these ten weeks, I have gained an excellent foundation and understanding of this writing genre.”
“I started out as a complete playwright novice. After these ten weeks, I have gained an excellent foundation and understanding of this writing genre.”Sue LucreziTeacherPLAYWRITING
“I learned a great deal about the craft of writing, and particularly about the complexities involved in science fiction and fantasy writing.”
“I learned a great deal about the craft of writing, and particularly about the complexities involved in science fiction and fantasy writing.”Briana TillmanUS Army CaptainSCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY WRITING
“I was apprehensive at first about taking an online class since I am not a computer expert, and also because I wondered about a class with no face-to-face interaction. However, taking this class on the computer was so simple, I never felt intimidated. I also felt like I came to know both the instructor and the other students through their comments and class discussion.”
“I was apprehensive at first about taking an online class since I am not a computer expert, and also because I wondered about a class with no face-to-face interaction. However, taking this class on the computer was so simple, I never felt intimidated. I also felt like I came to know both the instructor and the other students through their comments and class discussion.”Julia GentileRetired AttorneyMEMOIR WRITING
“By the end of this course I had the tools to write a well structured and organized article that I sold to my local newspaper. Now, the newspaper wants me to write an additional piece!”
“By the end of this course I had the tools to write a well structured and organized article that I sold to my local newspaper. Now, the newspaper wants me to write an additional piece!”Angela TimponeFigure Skating CoachARTICLE WRITING
“Beginning to understand different forms and structures of poetry really opened up my horizons and made me think in different directions”
“Beginning to understand different forms and structures of poetry really opened up my horizons and made me think in different directions”Jessica JonesPhotographerPOETRY WRITING
“As a must-take if one is at all interested in fiction writing.”
“As a must-take if one is at all interested in fiction writing.”Barry GoldScientist & ConsultantFICTION WRITING
“I felt that there was a concise, thorough overview of all key elements. The instructor was warm, receptive, spontaneous, and kept a very natural, comfortable pace throughout all phases of the material. The time flew by and was invigorating, not at all stressful, boring, or numbing.”
“I felt that there was a concise, thorough overview of all key elements. The instructor was warm, receptive, spontaneous, and kept a very natural, comfortable pace throughout all phases of the material. The time flew by and was invigorating, not at all stressful, boring, or numbing.”Shelia SpencerWriterMEMOIR WRITING
“I learned skills that have given me a firm foundation to start realizing my dream of becoming a writer.”
“I learned skills that have given me a firm foundation to start realizing my dream of becoming a writer.”Erelin EmmertHousewifeFICTION WRITING
“A fun and intriguing introductory course to children's writing that forces you to realize the amount of creativity and hard work that was poured into some of your favorite childhood stories.”
“A fun and intriguing introductory course to children's writing that forces you to realize the amount of creativity and hard work that was poured into some of your favorite childhood stories.”Kera MorganPublic Relations ExecutiveCHILDREN'S BOOK WRITING
“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 instructor gave a no-nonsense insider's look in the wild kingdom of the publishing industry, from a careful portrayal of the characters that inhabit it to the perils, pleasures, and pitfalls we are likely to encounter along the way. Finally, she armed us with a clear understanding of the kinds of tools and skills we need to make our way successfully through this jungle.”
“The instructor gave a no-nonsense insider's look in the wild kingdom of the publishing industry, from a careful portrayal of the characters that inhabit it to the perils, pleasures, and pitfalls we are likely to encounter along the way. Finally, she armed us with a clear understanding of the kinds of tools and skills we need to make our way successfully through this jungle.”Sharron MendelConsultantHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“Great experience. I saw drastic improvements week after week in my writing.”
“Great experience. I saw drastic improvements week after week in my writing.”Shawn McGintySales DirectorFICTION WRITING
“The instructor brings a clarity and personal approach to a subject the seemed mysterious and foreboding.”
“The instructor brings a clarity and personal approach to a subject the seemed mysterious and foreboding.”Alain EspourteilleStudentSCREENWRITING
“I cannot believe how much taking this course has improved my writing. When I look back and compare the things I wrote previously with what I am writing now, the difference is striking.”
“I cannot believe how much taking this course has improved my writing. When I look back and compare the things I wrote previously with what I am writing now, the difference is striking.”Carole Ann MoletiNurse/MidwifeFICTION WRITING
“I became better acquainted with the different types of nonfiction writing, and I learned a great deal about my strengths and weaknesses. It has given me an excellent foundation on which to continue to improve my craft as a writer.”
“I became better acquainted with the different types of nonfiction writing, and I learned a great deal about my strengths and weaknesses. It has given me an excellent foundation on which to continue to improve my craft as a writer.”Patricia GarrisonPublic Relations ExecutiveNONFICTION 101
“My main goal in taking this course was to hone the query letter for my novel. The letter I have now is far superior to the one I started out with, and I have a clearer idea of how to compose a query for future projects.”
“My main goal in taking this course was to hone the query letter for my novel. The letter I have now is far superior to the one I started out with, and I have a clearer idea of how to compose a query for future projects.”Phyllis SmithCollege Instructor<HOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“I learned the ABC's of children's book writing.”
“I learned the ABC's of children's book writing.”Rachel CohenMagazine WriterCHILDREN'S BOOK WRITING
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