Aug 11, 2016
I loved this course! Extremely useful and hands on. The course instructor was really impressive, both informative and empathetic, both arty and to the point. Totally admired her style of instruction.
Sep 26, 2020
The course was very well-structured and challenging. The instructor is very experienced and good, thus used relevant materials for this course, be it the guests, or the assignments, or the examples.
von Vishal M•
Oct 16, 2019
It was an interesting and in depth course. The resources are good and especially how to ask questions to create a compelling characters. Its worth a shot.
von Savita B•
Sep 07, 2017
Very good course, including excellent input from the teachers, and, in my opinion, some challenging assignments, which enable the student to learn more.
von Anthoni R•
Jun 02, 2020
Great way to introduce writing character and how to embody those characters. Amy Bloom is a brilliant, welcomed voice in the ear of an aspiring writer.
von Victoria F S•
Dec 28, 2018
All of the Creative Writing courses have been helpful to me in grounding me in my writing practice. I cannot thank you all enough for this experience.
von Raul N C G•
Dec 21, 2018
Good course and interesting exercises. The instructor tackled the course in a bit different way that works fairly well for the course and its content.
von Trish S•
Nov 09, 2016
This course offers great ideas and tools on how to make a character more 3D. Helpful links are offered and the discussion boards are very well done.
von Thangella S•
Aug 12, 2020
The course is short and to the point and the assignments are also creative and challenging! Thank you Wesleyan University for such wonderful course!
von Aisha K•
Jun 30, 2016
Excellent scaffolding of exercises to provide a broad intro aspects of character development. Enjoyable, meaningful, and great teaching methodology!
von Polina K•
Feb 23, 2019
I learned a lot thanks to this course. The teachers are wonderful, and so is the information provided. I can feel my writing improve. Thank you:)
von Perri Z•
May 31, 2017
I enjoyed listening to and reading each assignment's parts , all relevant and added more to my own learning perspective in developing characters.
von Hiobi H•
Sep 05, 2017
Merci une fois de plus pour ce cours très très instructif. Les enseignants m'aident à poursuivre mon projet de littéraire actuellement en cours.
von TJ S•
Jul 05, 2018
Don't shy away from the challenging course material contained within, especially in Module 2. If writing was easy...y'know where this is going.
von Emily H•
Mar 05, 2020
Really great video examples and writing prompts. Peer reviews have been insightful and I've enjoyed reading other's work. Great series so far!
von Abrar A A•
Mar 20, 2018
I love the professor. Her tips and lessons and also the assignments.. They were quite challenging and took time to understand.. but I loved it
Dec 06, 2017
Great exercises that are very effective. A well-taught course with clever instruction designed to get you to the heart of writing character.
Mar 14, 2016
Wonderful! Very informative. Filled with examples, literature and very interesting interviews! Thank you so much! You're a great teacher!
von Yvette H•
Oct 24, 2017
Really loved this course but the assignment instructions could be simplified. I cut and pasted them then added bullets to sort them out.
von Jaime E•
Jun 06, 2020
I loved the assignments. They were the right amount of challenge and really enjoyed the instructor. Really helped me grow as a writer!
von James H•
Dec 29, 2016
Excellent course. It regenerated my creativity which is what I hoped for and it cleared up some confusion I had about point of view.
von Ramona K•
Oct 29, 2018
This gave me a new perspective on Character and I believe it will help my characters become more true to life than they have been.
von Aruna N•
May 07, 2018
Really useful materials and exercises, working through the question of characterisation in a systematic and thought-provoking way.
von Deleted A•
Nov 09, 2016
Is too bad that for those who can't pay can't be evaluated on the assignments. But the whole course is very good and interesting!
von Berta-Isabel C Á•
May 23, 2018
The course is very interesting.
I learnt a lot in it.
It has got very interesting interviews and assignments.
Very useful for me!
von Sam ( D C•
Mar 06, 2016
I am learning a lot, particularly that I can write up to several thousand words per day; not just words, but meaningful words.
von adriene j•
Jan 31, 2018
Supremely challenging in a terrific way. Amy Bloom top notch. Student reviews tremendously helpful. Try it. You lose nothing!