Great introduction to a variety of types of poems and approaches to writing.
Poetry Writing Ellen Jardine
public school teacher
If you want to learn how to write better, if you want to gain insight into the poetry scene and where your writing might fit in, this course is a fantastic place to start.
Poetry Writing Tom Davidson
The instructor's knowledge of the subject seemed to be endless.
Poetry Writing Will Upjohn
This is the fullest, most challenging introductory course I've ever taken. The instructor seems to know everything there is to know about poets, and he shares this information with the class in the most creative ways.
Poetry Writing Barbara Janes
While most online courses out there seem to be pretty ineffective, I was very surprised by the quality of the instructor and the amount of positive and realistic criticism I received in the course. Worth every penny.
Poetry Writing Richard Cheatham
law case assistant
A terrific immersion into how to read poetry well, including and especially
Poetry Writing David Klopfenstein
technical project manager
This instructor is the best I have ever had, including all of my professors in both undergraduate and medical school.
Poetry Writing Gigi Gabrielle
psychiatrist and painter
This course has been fantastic for re-starting my poetic endeavors.
Poetry Writing Justin Chapman
HS English teacher
Our instructor found immensely interesting and varied poems to stretch our minds and help develop our own poetry muscles.
Poetry Writing violet samir
social work organization director
Gotham online courses provide surprisingly good opportunities for group interaction despite the absence of face-to-face contact.
Poetry Writing Joan Countryman
If you've ever wondered whether you've got a poet hiding inside you, this course most surely will bring this voice forth.
Poetry Writing Benjamin Field
business development manager
This course will open your eyes to the difficulty of writing good poetry, which is the first step to actually writing good poetry.
Poetry Writing Robert Hahn
A wonderful introduction into the art of poetry.
Poetry Writing Elizabeth Adams
This class was the most exciting part of my week!
Poetry Writing Ana Pugatch
A great introduction to reading, writing and understanding poetry!
Poetry Writing Genevieve Heritier
I wrote some of my all time best poems in this class.
Poetry Writing Greg Oaks
professor of English
The course offers sound fundamental instruction for any poet, from the beginner to the poet seeking to refine his or her voice and skills.
Poetry Writing Renee DeHoll
Before taking Poetry Writing I, I didn't know a sonnet from a saguaro cactus. Now, I
see poetry all around me.
Poetry Writing Freddi Steele
stained glass artist & writer
I just elevated my craft in poetry to a new level.
Poetry Writing Leah Odze Epstein
A great introduction to writing serious poetry, offering a wide and creative perspective on how to think about crafting a poem.