“A great overview of freelancing in just a few hours.”
“A great overview of freelancing in just a few hours.”Nancy ScolaPolicy AdvisorHIT SEND: PUBLISHING SHORT NONFICTION
“The entire experience was so worthwhile that I have signed up for another course.”
“The entire experience was so worthwhile that I have signed up for another course.”Harold LeibCREATIVE WRITING 101
“This course was very comprehensive and fun. A whole new world has opened up for me as a result of this class. Not only have I learned about writing fiction, I have also gained considerable insight on reading fiction. What's really been a gift is that I am now a much more conscientious observer of LIFE.”
“This course was very comprehensive and fun. A whole new world has opened up for me as a result of this class. Not only have I learned about writing fiction, I have also gained considerable insight on reading fiction. What's really been a gift is that I am now a much more conscientious observer of LIFE.”Richard DevineIndependent Computer ConsultantFICTION WRITING
“This class blew away the anxiety connected to writing and perfection.”
“This class blew away the anxiety connected to writing and perfection.”Mindy JonesContent DeveloperCREATIVE WRITING 101
“The course is perfect for someone with little or no knowledge of the different types of nonfiction. It gives you a concise, basic understanding of each genre and the basics of how to write in that genre.”
“The course is perfect for someone with little or no knowledge of the different types of nonfiction. It gives you a concise, basic understanding of each genre and the basics of how to write in that genre.”Shelley BelgardTextbook EditorCREATIVE NONFICTION 101
“This course was a great adventure!”
“This course was a great adventure!”Asta HairstonEducational AdministratorPLAYWRITING
“I left class every day feeling inspired and by the end of the 10 week course I had already started playing open mic nights.”
“I left class every day feeling inspired and by the end of the 10 week course I had already started playing open mic nights.”Adam RamseySinger/Songwriter/BartenderSONGWRITING
“It's a cross between a mind womb, an online kick-ass creativity party, and a playground for the kid stuck inside your soul.”
“It's a cross between a mind womb, an online kick-ass creativity party, and a playground for the kid stuck inside your soul.”Jack SeemarSelf-employedCREATIVE WRITING 101
“Exactly what I needed to get my script on track. I can't imagine having done it without the support from this class.”
“Exactly what I needed to get my script on track. I can't imagine having done it without the support from this class.”Allie ScullyWriterSCREENWRITING
“Enjoyable, inspirational and a great way to "unlock" the poetry within!”
“Enjoyable, inspirational and a great way to "unlock" the poetry within!”Debbie HallPsychologistPOETRY WRITING
“I love the online possibility! Sitting here in Santa Fe and having outstanding teachers from New York or other areas is one of the great benefits of this method. I love being able to create my own time structure—I would not do it otherwise. Your Web site functions very well; I am amazed how everything is connected and one thing reacts to the other. Well done!”
“I love the online possibility! Sitting here in Santa Fe and having outstanding teachers from New York or other areas is one of the great benefits of this method. I love being able to create my own time structure—I would not do it otherwise. Your Web site functions very well; I am amazed how everything is connected and one thing reacts to the other. Well done!”Shanti BannwartPsychotherapistMEMOIR WRITING
“I've read books before on script writing, but nothing compares to what I learned in this instructor's class. I've gained invaluable knowledge in such a short period of time. I am now able to use her easy to follow steps to develop the screenplay I know I'm capable of writing.”
“I've read books before on script writing, but nothing compares to what I learned in this instructor's class. I've gained invaluable knowledge in such a short period of time. I am now able to use her easy to follow steps to develop the screenplay I know I'm capable of writing.”Scott GriffelSystem EngineerSCREENWRITING
“I'm writing! That's what I wanted most, and that’s what I got.”
“I'm writing! That's what I wanted most, and that’s what I got.”Toi MootyWriterFICTION WRITING
“The instructor was very motivational, positive, and easy to follow.”
“The instructor was very motivational, positive, and easy to follow.”Lisa FarleyStudentMEMOIR WRITING
“The class is a nurturing environment and a wonderful place to practice and hone the craft of screenwriting.”
“The class is a nurturing environment and a wonderful place to practice and hone the craft of screenwriting.”Tim KenyonCollege InstructorSCREENWRITING
“If you are looking for real information in order to get your foot into the TV writing industry, this is a great class.”
“If you are looking for real information in order to get your foot into the TV writing industry, this is a great class.”David LevyWriter/videographerTV WRITING
“Thank you! This has been a life-changing course.”
“Thank you! This has been a life-changing course.”Dianna GarriganWriterFICTION WRITING
“The teacher was the best online instructor I've ever had. His lectures were presented in a clear, distinctive way. With student assignments, he did not ask too little and did not ask the impossible. He gave timely and much needed advice without diminishing one's ego.”
“The teacher was the best online instructor I've ever had. His lectures were presented in a clear, distinctive way. With student assignments, he did not ask too little and did not ask the impossible. He gave timely and much needed advice without diminishing one's ego.”Mary Louise SantacaterinaStudentPOETRY 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
“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
“I am very glad I made the decision to take this course. The structure really helped me get writing, stay writing, and improve the writing I did get done! Everything on your Web site worked as promised. It was easy to use and free of glitches. Wonderful.”
“I am very glad I made the decision to take this course. The structure really helped me get writing, stay writing, and improve the writing I did get done! Everything on your Web site worked as promised. It was easy to use and free of glitches. Wonderful.”Melanie McleodTeacherFICTION WRITING
“If you need to know anything pertaining to the business, this is the course you need to take.”
“If you need to know anything pertaining to the business, this is the course you need to take.”Kathleen StalfordProduction Program ManagerHOW TO SELL YOUR SCREENPLAY
“The class takes place in a virtual classroom. All components of the website are very user friendly. I really felt like I was attending a class each week, even though it was online. ”
“The class takes place in a virtual classroom. All components of the website are very user friendly. I really felt like I was attending a class each week, even though it was online. ”Tracy McGeehanCookFOOD WRITING
“The course has been a very positive experience for me. It helped me overcome a long-standing [case of] writer's block and greatly increased my confidence.”
“The course has been a very positive experience for me. It helped me overcome a long-standing [case of] writer's block and greatly increased my confidence.”Campbell KaiserSelf-EmployedFICTION WRITING
“I feel as though my goals of being a professional writer are much more attainable now!”
“I feel as though my goals of being a professional writer are much more attainable now!”Caitlin CarrollPR ProfessionalFICTION WRITING
“Worth every minute of your time, and much, much, much more than what you paid for it.”
“Worth every minute of your time, and much, much, much more than what you paid for it.”Nicholas Fuller GooginsTeacherFICTION WRITING
“I found myself excited by the class—I would rush home from work so I could read everyone's comments and submissions.”
“I found myself excited by the class—I would rush home from work so I could read everyone's comments and submissions.”Elsa KesslerStudentSCREENWRITING
“The instructor was invaluable in explaining and illustrating how to structure a dramatic piece.”
“The instructor was invaluable in explaining and illustrating how to structure a dramatic piece.”Dezur KennaActressPLAYWRITING
“An exhilarating experience!”
“An exhilarating experience!”Pia CornaroCommunication TrainerFICTION WRITING
“I can't believe the difference in my writing from the first assignment to the last!”
“I can't believe the difference in my writing from the first assignment to the last!”Kimberly MakiAccountantCHILDREN'S BOOK WRITING
“This was the best online course that I had found, after researching consumer reports, etc. Loved it so much, I immediately signed up for the next online class that fit my needs.”
“This was the best online course that I had found, after researching consumer reports, etc. Loved it so much, I immediately signed up for the next online class that fit my needs.”Kathy ConradRetired V.P. Of R.E. LendingCREATIVE WRITING 101
“This course is absolutely necessary to the beginning blogger.”
“This course is absolutely necessary to the beginning blogger.”Fawn HahnenbergSAHMHOW TO BLOG
“The readings were excellent examples of each craft element. I saw books I'd read before in new ways, and was introduced to new writers I'd never heard of. The lectures were in-depth and worthy of saving for deeper understanding down the line. Excellent class.”
“The readings were excellent examples of each craft element. I saw books I'd read before in new ways, and was introduced to new writers I'd never heard of. The lectures were in-depth and worthy of saving for deeper understanding down the line. Excellent class.”Karen AschenbachWriter/EditorREADING FICTION
“The teacher was absolutely fantastic! His feedback was detailed, constructive, and encouraging. His lessons were informative, easy to follow, and so very entertaining. Finally, his sense of humor is priceless. I have a great deal of respect and admiration for him.”
“The teacher was absolutely fantastic! His feedback was detailed, constructive, and encouraging. His lessons were informative, easy to follow, and so very entertaining. Finally, his sense of humor is priceless. I have a great deal of respect and admiration for him.”Karen SavinConsultantSCRIPT ANALYSIS
“I would label this course "essential" for those wishing to avoid spending years wandering down blind literary alleyways.”
“I would label this course "essential" for those wishing to avoid spending years wandering down blind literary alleyways.”Rebecca ReaderEnglish Language TeacherFICTION WRITING
“I loved the flexibly this course offered for people with odd schedules. ”
“I loved the flexibly this course offered for people with odd schedules. ”Codi VinesPilotCREATIVE WRITING 101
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