“I've taken this class multiple times and continue to get new learning from it.”
“I've taken this class multiple times and continue to get new learning from it.”Pamela SkillingsMarketing ExecutiveSCREENWRITING
“This course was a great adventure!”
“This course was a great adventure!”Asta HairstonEducational AdministratorPLAYWRITING
“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
“I've never encountered such a giving instructor who can give 150% all the time. She went the extra mile, and I do mean mile, to give us a clear understanding of the genre. She was GREAT.”
“I've never encountered such a giving instructor who can give 150% all the time. She went the extra mile, and I do mean mile, to give us a clear understanding of the genre. She was GREAT.”Nancy FieldsFinanceSCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY WRITING
“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 course where someone can gain confidence and build courage.”
“A course where someone can gain confidence and build courage.”Lorlie WatlerTeacherCREATIVE WRITING 101
“For the first time, the different genres of nonfiction defined themselves in my mind.”
“For the first time, the different genres of nonfiction defined themselves in my mind.”Jamieson HaverkampfFreelance WriterCREATIVE NONFICTION 101
“This class is like the discussions you wish you and your friends had after going to the movies.”
“This class is like the discussions you wish you and your friends had after going to the movies.”Marisa JohnsonPolicy AnalystSCRIPT ANALYSIS
“If you are writing a Romance novel, this class is a must.”
“If you are writing a Romance novel, this class is a must.”Kim WiseSales/marketingdirectorROMANCE WRITING
“I left this course better equipped to pursue my publishing goals.”
“I left this course better equipped to pursue my publishing goals.”Maureen DolbeareAuthor/WriterHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“After taking this course, I feel I have the tools necessary to write and publish an article from beginning to end.”
“After taking this course, I feel I have the tools necessary to write and publish an article from beginning to end.”Amy YadronPet SitterARTICLE WRITING
“This worked really well for me. What an incredibly cool thing for those of us who are isolated by either time or place to be able to take an online class.”
“This worked really well for me. What an incredibly cool thing for those of us who are isolated by either time or place to be able to take an online class.”Candace ChaseStay-at-Home MotherCHILDREN’S BOOK WRITING
“Writing a pilot is a daunting task--this class will chop it up into manageable chunks, taking it step by step.”
“Writing a pilot is a daunting task--this class will chop it up into manageable chunks, taking it step by step.”Chris FletcherComedian/actorTV WRITING
“I'd like to thank you for getting me writing again. I've been staring at blank pages and blank screens for about two years.”
“I'd like to thank you for getting me writing again. I've been staring at blank pages and blank screens for about two years.”Faith AireyDoctorCREATIVE WRITING 101
“The instructor was able to see where you want to go musically and lyrically...he helps you get there.”
“The instructor was able to see where you want to go musically and lyrically...he helps you get there.”Neil FishmanAttorneySONGWRITING
“I established a firm foundation. It is a great beginner's course. The instructor was wonderful—very personable, knowledgeable, and she made everyone feel comfortable.”
“I established a firm foundation. It is a great beginner's course. The instructor was wonderful—very personable, knowledgeable, and she made everyone feel comfortable.”Anthony RicheClinical Hypnotherapist/Motivational SpeakerFICTION WRITING
“This class is a ten course tasting menu of the genres of food writing.You will leave the course with a better appreciation of food, wine, and food writing. ”
“This class is a ten course tasting menu of the genres of food writing.You will leave the course with a better appreciation of food, wine, and food writing. ”Rebecca EderDevelopmental PsychologistFOOD WRITING
“You'll learn, you'll laugh, you'll grow...and best of all, you'll get to put your newly acquired wit to the test when you perform on two of New York's infamous comedy stages!”
“You'll learn, you'll laugh, you'll grow...and best of all, you'll get to put your newly acquired wit to the test when you perform on two of New York's infamous comedy stages!”Jody YoungConsultingSTAND-UP COMEDY WRITING
“I was able to refine my pitch-writing skills and obtained a general understanding of how to get doors to open.”
“I was able to refine my pitch-writing skills and obtained a general understanding of how to get doors to open.”Cheryl FarrChemical EngineerHOW TO SELL YOUR SCREENPLAY
“A delicious overview of food writing and the many forms it takes.”
“A delicious overview of food writing and the many forms it takes.”Susan PalsaAttorneyFOOD 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
“I thoroughly enjoyed the course, instructor, and students. This is really the best experience with a course I've had. I thought the instructor's comments were very helpful, not sugarcoated, and were always very insightful and incisive.”
“I thoroughly enjoyed the course, instructor, and students. This is really the best experience with a course I've had. I thought the instructor's comments were very helpful, not sugarcoated, and were always very insightful and incisive.”Veronica HackethalFinancial AnalystMEMOIR WRITING
“Just sign up. You'll be happy you did.”
“Just sign up. You'll be happy you did.”Kimberly PetersonInvestment AnalystCREATIVE WRITING 101
“Many people in this class had break-throughs and began to really write their life.”
“Many people in this class had break-throughs and began to really write their life.”Anne RudigDirector Of CommunicationMEMOIR WRITING
“It helped tap the mine of creativity in me.”
“It helped tap the mine of creativity in me.”Jane ClarkRetiredCREATIVE WRITING 101
“I basically learned the rules of the game. It's not enough to want to write a book...one must know what to do with it afterward, and this course definitely illuminated that for me.”
“I basically learned the rules of the game. It's not enough to want to write a book...one must know what to do with it afterward, and this course definitely illuminated that for me.”Alexia Maria Di FabioStudentHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“I learned the nuts and bolts of memoir. Specifically, I got connected to the process of writing, and the course took it out of the theoretical and made it real for me.”
“I learned the nuts and bolts of memoir. Specifically, I got connected to the process of writing, and the course took it out of the theoretical and made it real for me.”Drew HastingsPerforming Artist/WriterMEMOIR WRITING
“The course really helped me look at memoir writing in a different way and gave me good insight into how to construct my own story in a way that is engaging, readable, and effective.”
“The course really helped me look at memoir writing in a different way and gave me good insight into how to construct my own story in a way that is engaging, readable, and effective.”Daniel O'RourkePsychotherapistMEMOIR 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
“This class was a wonderful mix of lecture, assignments, exchanges, and critiques. I've learned so much. My technique has improved, and I will continue to refer to the lectures as I write my memoir.”
“This class was a wonderful mix of lecture, assignments, exchanges, and critiques. I've learned so much. My technique has improved, and I will continue to refer to the lectures as I write my memoir.”Deborah LehmanFreelance JournalistMEMOIR WRITING
“Thanks for this course. I no longer fear an empty page, I attack it.”
“Thanks for this course. I no longer fear an empty page, I attack it.”Daniel KahnJanitorFICTION WRITING
“If you want to write romances, start here.”
“If you want to write romances, start here.”Alice GuntherRetiredROMANCE WRITING
“I have been thinking about writing for several years but could never seem to get off the mark and do anything about it. This course got me in gear and made me write.”
“I have been thinking about writing for several years but could never seem to get off the mark and do anything about it. This course got me in gear and made me write.”Hayden DentAttorneyFICTION WRITING
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