“Perfect introduction to the creative writing process.”
“Perfect introduction to the creative writing process.”Jeffrey DavisActuaryCREATIVE WRITING 101
“A great first step to the writing experience, to get the creative juices flowing.”
“A great first step to the writing experience, to get the creative juices flowing.”Viv GarciaRetiredCREATIVE WRITING 101
“I learned a great deal about the inner world and the background of the publishing scene. I was taught how to write a powerful query letter just to help open the door. This knowledge will prove to be paramount in my quest to be published, I'm sure.”
“I learned a great deal about the inner world and the background of the publishing scene. I was taught how to write a powerful query letter just to help open the door. This knowledge will prove to be paramount in my quest to be published, I'm sure.”Joe MartinCorporate Fleet/Internet DirectorHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“I never imagined that I could so thoroughly enjoy a course.”
“I never imagined that I could so thoroughly enjoy a course.”Lynn RogersAdministrativeCREATIVE WRITING 101
“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
“The lectures were very thorough and the professor dedicated her time to help me individually with my query letter.”
“The lectures were very thorough and the professor dedicated her time to help me individually with my query letter.”Anna EricksonTeacherHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“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
“This is a great introductory course, not just for science fiction and fantasy, but also for writing.”
“This is a great introductory course, not just for science fiction and fantasy, but also for writing.”Madeline TurnipseedEMT SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY WRITING
“This course will open your eyes to the difficulty of writing good poetry, which is the first step to actually writing good poetry.”
“This course will open your eyes to the difficulty of writing good poetry, which is the first step to actually writing good poetry.”Robert HahnAttorneyPOETRY WRITING
“Everything you need to know to get started as a feature journalist is covered in this course, including a lot of technical information that you might not realize you need to know. ”
“Everything you need to know to get started as a feature journalist is covered in this course, including a lot of technical information that you might not realize you need to know. ”Ashley WillhiteFreelance WriterARTICLE WRITING
“I have no idea if I will ever publish anything, but I did learn that writing is fun and interacting with other writers is fun.”
“I have no idea if I will ever publish anything, but I did learn that writing is fun and interacting with other writers is fun.”Forrest ZellBar ManagerCREATIVE WRITING 101
“This course has changed my perspective on fiction.”
“This course has changed my perspective on fiction.”Lauren KorrolPhysicianFICTION WRITING
“I recommend the class for anyone even the slightest bit curious about what it's like to be a stand-up comedian.”
“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
“The day was a wonderful introduction to writing a memoir with topics covered thoroughly and interspersed with excellent exercises.”
“The day was a wonderful introduction to writing a memoir with topics covered thoroughly and interspersed with excellent exercises.”Pamela MarkhamVisual ArtistMEMOIR WRITING
“I learned the basics of songwriting, including composition of the song, the importance of rhythm and melody, and the different opportunities available for artistic exposure.”
“I learned the basics of songwriting, including composition of the song, the importance of rhythm and melody, and the different opportunities available for artistic exposure.”Daiana BispoReceptionist/Club WorkerSONGWRITING
“I can honestly say that I learned more in these six weeks than in other ten weeks courses combined. It's just a pity that it had to end.”
“I can honestly say that I learned more in these six weeks than in other ten weeks courses combined. It's just a pity that it had to end.”Michaela GrunigInvestment BankerSCRIPT ANALYSIS
“For an introductory course on writing, the content was perfect.”
“For an introductory course on writing, the content was perfect.”Lana PotocnjakRegistered NurseCREATIVE WRITING 101
“I've learned how to dig deeper into the dynamics and mechanics of film and make more meaningful connections between theme, character, and narrative.”
“I've learned how to dig deeper into the dynamics and mechanics of film and make more meaningful connections between theme, character, and narrative.”Angelo CrespoSalesSCRIPT ANALYSIS
“The instructor was the first writing instructor I ever had that actually gave constructive criticism. After every one of her comments I felt that I had been given a little gift.”
“The instructor was the first writing instructor I ever had that actually gave constructive criticism. After every one of her comments I felt that I had been given a little gift.”Erin FosterStudentCREATIVE NONFICTION 101
“Fun!”
“Fun!”Maria VidesCare Manager For The ElderlyHUMOR WRITING
“It definitely helps having an instructor who earns a living as a full-time writer.”
“It definitely helps having an instructor who earns a living as a full-time writer.”Kelvin SparksDirector Of Information TechnologyCREATIVE NONFICTION 101
“Great class for anyone serious about completing a novel.”
“Great class for anyone serious about completing a novel.”Katherine LimLawyerNOVEL WRITING
“The instructor was incredibly supportive and encouraging. The group was wonderful. What an experience!”
“The instructor was incredibly supportive and encouraging. The group was wonderful. What an experience!”Susan OliverDirectorPOETRY WRITING
“This course took what had been a mystery and turned it into something I could not only understand but apply.”
“This course took what had been a mystery and turned it into something I could not only understand but apply.”Jim McElroyRetail SalesPLAYWRITING
“A realistic, informative look into the freelance lifestyle.”
“A realistic, informative look into the freelance lifestyle.”Amie SantoleriAdvertising ExecutiveHIT SEND: PUBLISHING SHORT NONFICTION
“The course was one of the most memorable journeys that I have taken.”
“The course was one of the most memorable journeys that I have taken.”Rebecca EderDevelopmental PsychologistTRAVEL WRITING
“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
“I think taking an online class is brilliant because you can access the class 24/7. I love the break down of the lecture, the notebook, the class discussion, and the booth. Most of all, this class got me writing for 10 weeks straight! With interactivity, you feel you want to write. You have a purpose and a goal so you prioritize it. And you feel like you're getting somewhere. I've taken Gotham's classes before and I will take them again—they're awesome.”
“I think taking an online class is brilliant because you can access the class 24/7. I love the break down of the lecture, the notebook, the class discussion, and the booth. Most of all, this class got me writing for 10 weeks straight! With interactivity, you feel you want to write. You have a purpose and a goal so you prioritize it. And you feel like you're getting somewhere. I've taken Gotham's classes before and I will take them again—they're awesome.”Marilyn MillerScreenwriterSCREENWRITING
“The instructor was very motivational, positive, and easy to follow.”
“The instructor was very motivational, positive, and easy to follow.”Lisa FarleyStudentMEMOIR WRITING
“The instructor was amazing. She was always positive, insightful, encouraging, and tremendously knowledgeable. She pushed us to do more than we believed we could and gave us the benefit of both the breadth and the depth of her knowledge, understanding, and experience of the craft.”
“The instructor was amazing. She was always positive, insightful, encouraging, and tremendously knowledgeable. She pushed us to do more than we believed we could and gave us the benefit of both the breadth and the depth of her knowledge, understanding, and experience of the craft.”Anne WoodsAttorneyFICTION WRITING
“A semester's worth of grammar in a one-day class. You can't beat it!”
“A semester's worth of grammar in a one-day class. You can't beat it!”Mark RennerPublic SpeakerWRITE IT RIGHT!
“If someone wanted to start a blog this is a great way to get the basics.”
“If someone wanted to start a blog this is a great way to get the basics.”Jessica AlbertiIndependent Writer/PhotographerHOW TO BLOG
“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
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