Heady, exciting, and extremely beneficial. Our classes always had a perfect balance of critique, praise, and instruction.
Fiction Writing Chad Brinkman
guest teaching artist, NYU
I loved the online experience. The convenience of being able to study in my own home, and connect with people thousands of miles away. I think it's better than an actual classroom. It allows a more flexible schedule—if you get interrupted, you can just stop and catch up later.…
Fiction Writing Brenda Sorrels
Magazines and books about writing are fine, but this course provides vital contact with the real world of fiction writing.
Fiction Writing Tom Mooney
This is, by far, the most exciting course I have ever taken!
Fiction Writing Lucie Tanguay
A fantastic way to dip your toes into the world of writing. This was really the best money I've spent in a long time and I plan to take another course next session.
Fiction Writing Joy Victory
It is intoxicating to sit in a room full of passionate, imaginative people, all of whom are giving their creativity free rein.
Fiction Writing Aileen Ruiz
City of New York, staff analyst
An invaluable experience.
Fiction Writing David Hines
I cannot believe how much taking this course has improved my writing. When I look back and compare the things I wrote previously with what I am writing now, the difference is striking.
Fiction Writing Carole Ann Moleti
The instructor was very personable and gave intellectually stimulating lectures. He is one of the most exceptionally talented instructors I have ever encountered and that includes my college experience.
Fiction Writing Gaye McKenney
I came out of the class with a short story that, after a few revisions, I will feel confident in submitting to a publication.
Fiction Writing Mitch Herzog
I came into this course feeling so stuck with my novel, and I'm leaving it feeling more inspired than ever.
Fiction Writing Hannah Siddiqui
A great opportunity to explore your own voice and learn from a diverse group of people.
Fiction Writing Laura Reid
A fantastic learning experience. I've never had so many sharp minds helping me discover my writing style, improve my craft, while having a fun time every Tuesday evening.
Fiction Writing George Thacker
chief marketing officer
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
Fiction II is for anyone who wants to delve into the elements of fiction more deeply, and for those who are seeking a community of writers with which to share their work.
Fiction Writing Dara Kell
This class made me dream, eat, and sleep with a creative eye
toward the English language. And I loved being with the characters I
created in my stories.
Fiction Writing Rebecca McGown
I would label this course "essential" for those wishing to avoid spending years wandering down blind literary alleyways.
Fiction Writing Rebecca Reader
English language teacher
The feedback from our instructor as well as classmates was specific, insightful, encouraging, and essential in taking a project that had existed only in my head before the class and getting it onto paper with some degree of hope and confidence that it's actually worth pursuing.
Fiction Writing Sara Shukla
A triple threat of relevant content, challenging and
rewarding assignments and invaluable feedback.
Fiction Writing Cathy Greenland
A Gotham class will introduce you to a highly-motivated group of writers, led by a perceptive instructor, all of whom will help you look at your work in a new light.