“If you need to develop a query, this is the course to take.”
“If you need to develop a query, this is the course to take.”Cynthia SabelhausSecurity ManagerHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“The group feedback really helped me to hone my script.”
“The group feedback really helped me to hone my script.”Melanie BatesWriterSCREENWRITING
“I didn't know I would get so much out of a course, much less an online one. This was not only my first writing class, but my first online class in general, and I'd recommend this to any of my friends and acquaintances who show an interest.”
“I didn't know I would get so much out of a course, much less an online one. This was not only my first writing class, but my first online class in general, and I'd recommend this to any of my friends and acquaintances who show an interest.”Heather GadolActressFICTION WRITING
“It was the best writing experience I've ever had...and I'm 62 years old.”
“It was the best writing experience I've ever had...and I'm 62 years old.”Margaret LevineEditorPLAYWRITING
“This course enabled me to take a quantum leap in the quality of my nonfiction writing.”
“This course enabled me to take a quantum leap in the quality of my nonfiction writing.”Freddi SteeleStained Glass ArtistCREATIVE NONFICTION 101
“If you have always wanted to write a spec script, this class will give you the knowledge and structure to do it.”
“If you have always wanted to write a spec script, this class will give you the knowledge and structure to do it.”John GarrisonComputer ProgrammerTV WRITING
“When emerging from the bubble of creating stories, it is really helpful to know what to do, what approach to take. The course has given me confidence that I can get my work out there and hopefully someone will like it enough to represent it and/or publish it.”
“When emerging from the bubble of creating stories, it is really helpful to know what to do, what approach to take. The course has given me confidence that I can get my work out there and hopefully someone will like it enough to represent it and/or publish it.”Catherine CooksonCollege ProfessorHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“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
“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
“The way the website works is brilliant and the technical people are the best I have ever worked with. It is something worth looking at for someone like me in a foreign country or someone who doesn't have the time to commit to going to class at a specific time and day.”
“The way the website works is brilliant and the technical people are the best I have ever worked with. It is something worth looking at for someone like me in a foreign country or someone who doesn't have the time to commit to going to class at a specific time and day.”Jeralynn BenoitEnglish TrainerCREATIVE WRITING 101
“An encouraging forum for those who are new to writing or just coming back to it.”
“An encouraging forum for those who are new to writing or just coming back to it.”Michael FoleyArt DealerCREATIVE WRITING 101
“Insight into the how, when, and why's of getting published. A wonderful doorway to the publishing world.”
“Insight into the how, when, and why's of getting published. A wonderful doorway to the publishing world.”Mary BadalamentiRetired EducatorHOW TO GET PUBLISHED
“This course has changed my perspective on fiction.”
“This course has changed my perspective on fiction.”Lauren KorrolPhysicianFICTION WRITING
“I came home and told my daughter it was one of the best experiences of my life...truly.”
“I came home and told my daughter it was one of the best experiences of my life...truly.”Christine PassarellaTeacherCREATIVE WRITING 101
“I enrolled in Romance I on a whim. It's what I love to read. Why not try writing it? I can't imagine a more supportive instructor and smarter fellow writers to encourage me every step of the way.”
“I enrolled in Romance I on a whim. It's what I love to read. Why not try writing it? I can't imagine a more supportive instructor and smarter fellow writers to encourage me every step of the way.”Lisa ChristensenAdvertising Writing DirectorROMANCE WRITING
“An excellent intro to writing, a perfect means of getting my feet wet after years of not writing. No pressure, no painful assignments. Just a laid-back, supportive, and fun atmosphere.”
“An excellent intro to writing, a perfect means of getting my feet wet after years of not writing. No pressure, no painful assignments. Just a laid-back, supportive, and fun atmosphere.”Andrea ShiffmanMath TeacherCREATIVE WRITING 101
“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
“This course has been fantastic for re-starting my poetic endeavors.”
“This course has been fantastic for re-starting my poetic endeavors.”Justin ChapmanHS English TeacherPOETRY WRITING
“What I liked most was how "real" the class and the instructor were--no cyberspace feeling. Communication was responsive, there was lots of interaction between instructor and students. I thought the whole thing was great.”
“What I liked most was how "real" the class and the instructor were--no cyberspace feeling. Communication was responsive, there was lots of interaction between instructor and students. I thought the whole thing was great.”Susan JordanAttorney At LawMEMOIR 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
“This course gave me an appreciation for great fiction and also will help with my writing since I now know there is a method to the madness. Additionally, it got me reading again, which may be the most important of all.”
“This course gave me an appreciation for great fiction and also will help with my writing since I now know there is a method to the madness. Additionally, it got me reading again, which may be the most important of all.”Tom WatsonStudentREADING FICTION
“I understand now that to be taken seriously I must perfect all business communications and edit, edit, edit.”
“I understand now that to be taken seriously I must perfect all business communications and edit, edit, edit.”Colleen SteeleAssistant Corporate SecretaryBUSINESS WRITING
“I found myself able to let go. I did terrible in school when I was younger...a traditional classroom is the last place on Earth I belong. But I'm a totally different person in an online classroom. It was great for me. If high school had been online I would have graduated at the top of my class.”
“I found myself able to let go. I did terrible in school when I was younger...a traditional classroom is the last place on Earth I belong. But I'm a totally different person in an online classroom. It was great for me. If high school had been online I would have graduated at the top of my class.”Rachel CrainHealth Spa ManagerFICTION WRITING
“If you've ever had a voice somewhere inside you, urging you to give this a try, if for no other reason than to say you tried, this is a wonderful way to do it. ”
“If you've ever had a voice somewhere inside you, urging you to give this a try, if for no other reason than to say you tried, this is a wonderful way to do it. ”Stuart HillCopywriterFICTION WRITING
“The teacher was one of the great teachers of my life (including my Yale professors!). He takes such tremendous care with each submission—it's as if he were preparing the students' novels for publication himself!”
“The teacher was one of the great teachers of my life (including my Yale professors!). He takes such tremendous care with each submission—it's as if he were preparing the students' novels for publication himself!”Dolly ReynoldsLawyerNOVEL WRITING
“The instructor had an incredibly lucid way of teaching and a mastery of her subject. Both her lectures and her critiques were concise, to the point, funny, and full of valuable insight. I learned tons from her.”
“The instructor had an incredibly lucid way of teaching and a mastery of her subject. Both her lectures and her critiques were concise, to the point, funny, and full of valuable insight. I learned tons from her.”Will CrosbyIllustrator/ArtistFICTION WRITING
“The class is a gateway to a new or renewed commitment to your writing and to yourself.”
“The class is a gateway to a new or renewed commitment to your writing and to yourself.”Pamela OuelletteSpeech Language PathologistCREATIVE WRITING 101
“By the end of this course I had the tools to write a well structured and organized article that I sold to my local newspaper. Now, the newspaper wants me to write an additional piece!”
“By the end of this course I had the tools to write a well structured and organized article that I sold to my local newspaper. Now, the newspaper wants me to write an additional piece!”Angela TimponeFigure Skating CoachARTICLE WRITING
“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
“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
“Invaluable.”
“Invaluable.”Catherine StewartFreelance WriterHIT SEND: PUBLISHING SHORT NONFICTION
“I began the course with a particularly difficult project in mind. This course helped me finish a first draft of a play that I have wanted to write for a long time.”
“I began the course with a particularly difficult project in mind. This course helped me finish a first draft of a play that I have wanted to write for a long time.”Tara GoldsteinUniversity ProfessorPLAYWRITING
“There is no possible way to list all that I have learned from the course, instructor, and my fellow classmates.”
“There is no possible way to list all that I have learned from the course, instructor, and my fellow classmates.”Rhys PattersonStudentSCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY WRITING
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