“The thing about writing is that you just have to do it, and this class gives you the inspiration and the deadlines to get it done.”
“The thing about writing is that you just have to do it, and this class gives you the inspiration and the deadlines to get it done.”Desiree ElsevierMusicianCREATIVE WRITING 101
“A very thorough course on how to write great feature articles, covering not just the writing and content, but how to approach an editor as well.”
“A very thorough course on how to write great feature articles, covering not just the writing and content, but how to approach an editor as well.”Traci BrowneFreelance WriterARTICLE WRITING
“The instructor was extraordinary. Funny, quick, positive, and very clear. She made the material live, in the sense that her exercises and lectures helped me experience firsthand the joys and challenges of screenwriting.”
“The instructor was extraordinary. Funny, quick, positive, and very clear. She made the material live, in the sense that her exercises and lectures helped me experience firsthand the joys and challenges of screenwriting.”Barbara MorrisTour ManagerSCREENWRITING
“I've been studying the elements of the craft for years, yet the instructor was immensely helpful as I work toward completing my novel.”
“I've been studying the elements of the craft for years, yet the instructor was immensely helpful as I work toward completing my novel.”Sara HumphriesWriterNOVEL WRITING
“A community of intelligent, supportive writers with the best interest of the story at heart.”
“A community of intelligent, supportive writers with the best interest of the story at heart.”Erin KiddIndie PublisherFICTION WRITING
“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
“If or when I get published, it will be the direct result of this class. The pace and the spacing of the material were well-planned. There was time to soak up the information presented and to apply that knowledge. This class was well worth it.”
“If or when I get published, it will be the direct result of this class. The pace and the spacing of the material were well-planned. There was time to soak up the information presented and to apply that knowledge. This class was well worth it.”Tom RizzoSales Communications ConsultantFICTION WRITING
“An inspirational experience, mind-expanding and unique.”
“An inspirational experience, mind-expanding and unique.”Lori CohenAttorneyFICTION WRITING
“Take it, take it, take it. It is lots of fun - you meet people of all ages, all walks of life from all over the world. The course is rich not only because of the excellent instructors but because of the fellow students!”
“Take it, take it, take it. It is lots of fun - you meet people of all ages, all walks of life from all over the world. The course is rich not only because of the excellent instructors but because of the fellow students!”Kay BerrymanRetiredMEMOIR WRITING
“I gained a very good grasp of the basics of writing fiction as well as a new perspective. Even before the course was half over, I found myself thinking about writing in a different way.”
“I gained a very good grasp of the basics of writing fiction as well as a new perspective. Even before the course was half over, I found myself thinking about writing in a different way.”Anthony JamesCell Manufacturing LeaderFICTION WRITING
“We learned a little of every category related to grammar.”
“We learned a little of every category related to grammar.”Roger MorrisonStudentGRAMMAR: WRITE IT RIGHT!
“You might feel weird about an online class, in the sense that you may not get the same benefits as being in a classroom, BUT you get so much. Printable lectures, feedback, teacher accessibility and even a weekly lounge for touching base and meeting the others.”
“You might feel weird about an online class, in the sense that you may not get the same benefits as being in a classroom, BUT you get so much. Printable lectures, feedback, teacher accessibility and even a weekly lounge for touching base and meeting the others.”Suzanne CerretaActressCHILDREN’S BOOK WRITING
“Hands down, the most valuable learning experience I could have hoped for as an aspiring writer.”
“Hands down, the most valuable learning experience I could have hoped for as an aspiring writer.”Lara MitchellPolice And Fire DispatcherROMANCE WRITING
“An amazing learning environment.”
“An amazing learning environment.”Jeff Vande ZandeCommunity College ProfessorSCREENWRITING
“I learned the power of starting. The schedule of submissions made me start, and wow—I finished two short stories in ten weeks.”
“I learned the power of starting. The schedule of submissions made me start, and wow—I finished two short stories in ten weeks.”Suzanne O'DonnellActorFICTION WRITING
“It helped tap the mine of creativity in me.”
“It helped tap the mine of creativity in me.”Jane ClarkRetiredCREATIVE WRITING 101
“I learned all of the basics of children's book writing, from plot to description to characterization to targeting. I feel that I understand the whole enterprise better.”
“I learned all of the basics of children's book writing, from plot to description to characterization to targeting. I feel that I understand the whole enterprise better.”Kathy EssonSocial ResearcherCHILDREN’S BOOK 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
“Good one-day overview. Great examples that I look forward to studying more. I liked the combination of information, topics, examples, and having us writing as well.”
“Good one-day overview. Great examples that I look forward to studying more. I liked the combination of information, topics, examples, and having us writing as well.”Eliza BatesNurseDIALOGUE WRITING
“If you are looking for a yummy adventure to savor the tastes and memories of the food world, then sign up for this grand course!”
“If you are looking for a yummy adventure to savor the tastes and memories of the food world, then sign up for this grand course!”Malaika TannerSpanish/ESL TeacherFOOD WRITING
“If you wonder how to get started creating characters or want to develop your skills further in this area, I would highly recommend this course.”
“If you wonder how to get started creating characters or want to develop your skills further in this area, I would highly recommend this course.”Connie McClungHR And Finance ManagerCHARACTER DEVELOPMENT
“The instructor enjoys poetry so much that his enthusiasm for it automatically infuses you with the same enthusiasm.”
“The instructor enjoys poetry so much that his enthusiasm for it automatically infuses you with the same enthusiasm.”Marne ChaddertonRetired Legal SecretaryPOETRY WRITING
“Unlike many college writing courses, this class gave concrete technique and structure to look at and work toward. It was great to have instincts put into words.”
“Unlike many college writing courses, this class gave concrete technique and structure to look at and work toward. It was great to have instincts put into words.”Heidi Hansen-YoungGraduate StudentFICTION WRITING
“This was a great introduction to writing poetry. It was very comprehensive, and included useful and informed selections of poetry, poetic forms, and meter.”
“This was a great introduction to writing poetry. It was very comprehensive, and included useful and informed selections of poetry, poetic forms, and meter.”Jack DoddPsychiatristPOETRY 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
“By the end of the day, you'll have a working definition of what a personal essay is and how to write one. ”
“By the end of the day, you'll have a working definition of what a personal essay is and how to write one. ”Ruth EichackerTeacherPERSONAL ESSAY WRITING
“Great introduction to the nuts and bolts of creative writing, and leaves you wanting more (in a good way).”
“Great introduction to the nuts and bolts of creative writing, and leaves you wanting more (in a good way).”Michelle RodakEditorial AssistantCREATIVE WRITING 101
“I learned everything there is to know concerning TV writing.”
“I learned everything there is to know concerning TV writing.”Erica LakeAccountingTV WRITING
“The course was very well organized and constantly stimulating. It will keep my creative juices flowing for another six months at least. ”
“The course was very well organized and constantly stimulating. It will keep my creative juices flowing for another six months at least. ”Judith BairPainterCREATIVE WRITING 101
“An exceptionally well-structured course taught by an expert tutor. ”
“An exceptionally well-structured course taught by an expert tutor. ”Nathalie GrignardDiplomatROMANCE WRITING
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