“A real-world look at the business of writing for television that gave me the tools and motivation to write my first spec script. I'm confident that I can use what I learned to break into the industry.”
“A real-world look at the business of writing for television that gave me the tools and motivation to write my first spec script. I'm confident that I can use what I learned to break into the industry.”Chris NeymanCommercial Music ComposerTV WRITING
“I've taken writing courses in college, adult education classes and a couple of writing workshops. Fiction Writing I at Gotham has been by far the most rewarding.”
“I've taken writing courses in college, adult education classes and a couple of writing workshops. Fiction Writing I at Gotham has been by far the most rewarding.”John DaleyCable Television AdvertisingFICTION WRITING
“The most valuable lesson for me was how to screen potential agents. I have been signed by an agency in the past, only to find out that nothing was being done. Had I taken the course first, this wouldn't have happened, because I would have known what to look for. I also learned that my earlier attempts to contact publishers were likely rejected out of hand due to improper set up and formatting.”
“The most valuable lesson for me was how to screen potential agents. I have been signed by an agency in the past, only to find out that nothing was being done. Had I taken the course first, this wouldn't have happened, because I would have known what to look for. I also learned that my earlier attempts to contact publishers were likely rejected out of hand due to improper set up and formatting.”Liane ShawTeacherHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“I learned how to take apart a completed work and see its numerous parts.”
“I learned how to take apart a completed work and see its numerous parts.”Radu StancutData AnalystREADING FICTION
“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
“A must if you're thinking of writing your own pilot.”
“A must if you're thinking of writing your own pilot.”Roxy McCarrollSite DirectorTV WRITING
“It's a comprehensive, step-by-step course that teaches you how to write a TV Pilot and market it.”
“It's a comprehensive, step-by-step course that teaches you how to write a TV Pilot and market it.”Juliana BeckettMarketingTV WRITING
“The course offers sound fundamental instruction for any poet, from the beginner to the poet seeking to refine his or her voice and skills.”
“The course offers sound fundamental instruction for any poet, from the beginner to the poet seeking to refine his or her voice and skills.”Renee DeHollArtistPOETRY WRITING
“I have a much deeper appreciation for the work of writing romance novels than I did before starting the course.”
“I have a much deeper appreciation for the work of writing romance novels than I did before starting the course.”Kristine NicholsStudentROMANCE WRITING
“I further honed my memoir writing abilities and deepened my understanding of the issues unique to memoir.”
“I further honed my memoir writing abilities and deepened my understanding of the issues unique to memoir.”Sarah JohnsonConsultantMEMOIR WRITING
“A respite from "9 to 5." A stimulating, creative, engaging, non-pressured environment that allows for creative growth and fun! ”
“A respite from "9 to 5." A stimulating, creative, engaging, non-pressured environment that allows for creative growth and fun! ”Sarah LewenMarketing ManagerCREATIVE WRITING 101
“Fascinating for a newcomer to the world of freelance.”
“Fascinating for a newcomer to the world of freelance.”Sue ScaffProfessor Of HumanitiesHIT SEND: PUBLISHING SHORT NONFICTION
“The instructor not only explained what to do, she also explained what not to do.”
“The instructor not only explained what to do, she also explained what not to do.”Stephen HealeyRetired PsychotherapistHOW TO SELL YOUR SCREENPLAY
“The instructor left me with a hopeful feeling at the end that inspires me to persevere.”
“The instructor left me with a hopeful feeling at the end that inspires me to persevere.”Mary LanghamPlaywrightHOW TO SELL YOUR SCREENPLAY
“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
“A course where someone can gain confidence and build courage.”
“A course where someone can gain confidence and build courage.”Lorlie WatlerTeacherCREATIVE WRITING 101
“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
“I learned what is needed in a memoir to make it interesting to the reader.”
“I learned what is needed in a memoir to make it interesting to the reader.”Agnes MontgomeryStudentMEMOIR WRITING
“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
“This course covered everything a new writer has to know, and even experienced writers can benefit by a refresher. From character development, plot, and setting all the way to style and voice, it was covered well with nothing left unturned!”
“This course covered everything a new writer has to know, and even experienced writers can benefit by a refresher. From character development, plot, and setting all the way to style and voice, it was covered well with nothing left unturned!”Susan McKieBusiness OwnerFICTION 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 TechnicianCREATIVE NONFICTION 101
“This course was absolutely wonderful! Each lesson built on the one prior in helping develop a stronger writing style.”
“This course was absolutely wonderful! Each lesson built on the one prior in helping develop a stronger writing style.”Amber McCoyMarketing ManagerBUSINESS 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
“GWW is the best online writing class I've found.”
“GWW is the best online writing class I've found.”Richard BrooksTelevision ProducerFICTION WRITING
“What I loved most about this course was the opportunity to expand my imagination.”
“What I loved most about this course was the opportunity to expand my imagination.”Krista GranieriTeacher CHILDREN'S BOOK WRITING
“Learn how to write a script in 10 weeks and also how to market yourself and your script for the industry.”
“Learn how to write a script in 10 weeks and also how to market yourself and your script for the industry.”Dan NobleManagerTV WRITING
“Very good intensive on setting up a blog.”
“Very good intensive on setting up a blog.”Catherine VitalePhotographer/bloggerHOW TO BLOG
“Incredibly energizing about the whole writing process!”
“Incredibly energizing about the whole writing process!”Sheryl SchaffnerWriterHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“A wonderful course that teaches how to watch movies in a new way and is also instructive if you want to begin writing screenplays yourself.”
“A wonderful course that teaches how to watch movies in a new way and is also instructive if you want to begin writing screenplays yourself.”Emunah HerzogRegistered NurseSCRIPT ANALYSIS
“A great how-to class for executing a book proposal. By the end of it, I had a clear guideline and was ready to roll.”
“A great how-to class for executing a book proposal. By the end of it, I had a clear guideline and was ready to roll.”Elizabeth McCourtHeadhunterNONFICTION BOOK PROPOSAL
“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
“The Gotham way is fun!”
“The Gotham way is fun!”Malou HanssonManager/BusinesswomanCREATIVE WRITING 101
“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
“I have been given excellent tools to help organize and create my memoir.”
“I have been given excellent tools to help organize and create my memoir.”Jody GardnerEducatorMEMOIR WRITING
“We learned the ins and outs of publishing that you just can't get from a book. I've just started submitting material and realize how little I knew about the process, especially those all-important query letters. Now I know so much more.”
“We learned the ins and outs of publishing that you just can't get from a book. I've just started submitting material and realize how little I knew about the process, especially those all-important query letters. Now I know so much more.”Jean MedeirosParalegalHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
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