[The instructor] was informative and educational, yet fostered an atmosphere in
the class that lead to creativity, open dialogue, and laughter.
Fiction Writing Louis Bruno
This course taught me how to structure my inspired rambling into a coherent, potent piece of writing. I got a lot of information and great inspiration to continue some past projects and begin new ones.
Fiction Writing Mark Hayes
This was the best course I've ever done and I'm heartbroken that it has ended so quickly.
Fiction Writing Fiona Shelton
Phrases I would use are "achievable deadlines for working people", "constructive critiques from an eagle-eyed instructor" and "bloody good course". Am I allowed to swear?
Fiction Writing Rebecca Reader
English language teacher
An excellent way to fall in love with writing again.
Fiction Writing Chloe Sehr
The teacher is one of the most nurturing people I've ever met.
Fiction Writing Jason Mulero
The class truly helped me unlock an imaginative part of myself that I didn't know was there, as well as dismantle some fears and reservations about creative writing.
Fiction Writing Kelly Griego
I believe everyone has a writer inside of them, and this class is a great place to learn how to let him/her out.
Fiction Writing David Black
The teacher offered great critical feedback on my short story. He understood what I was trying to achieve and challenged me to develop it in ways that made it a much stronger piece.
Fiction Writing Gregory Rizzoo
Finally, I completed a short story!
Fiction Writing Paula Nixon
This course lifted me up, introduced me to some incredibly talented people, and gave me a forum to do what I love. It was an inspiration.
Fiction Writing Joanna Pellecchia
The Gotham Fiction II class provides a precise distillation of the mechanics of craft, drilling down into concepts taught in Fiction I.
Fiction Writing Gina Kim
I'm a writer in another sphere, and I was amazed that when we were going over things I knew from work, I was still excited and learning new angles.
Fiction Writing Colin Healey
It's awe-inspiring how much we can grow when we're surrounded by other writers and avid readers who lift each other up with encouragement and constructive critism.
Fiction Writing Isabelle Felix
psychology research assistant
One of the best writing class experiences I've ever had.
Fiction Writing Nina Gardner
A great course in writing, far better that any creative writing course that I have taken at a University.
Fiction Writing Laurence Tapper
clinical laboratory scientist
My instructor guided me in the direction I needed to go without trying to change my voice. I felt respected and cultivated.
Fiction Writing Ruth Young
My friends know I lived for my course. I was always excited to be going to class, and always had a lot to think about afterwards.
Fiction Writing Frances Samuels
A fantastic introductory course on writing fiction.
Fiction Writing Celia Anderson
I shopped around quite a bit on the Web before signing up, and this class has exceeded my expectations and given me the impetus and confidence to keep writing. The site is very well organized and made the whole process enjoyable. I think Gotham has set the standard for what an online fiction writing class should be. I will be back for more!