Past-Year Memoir Contest
We invite you to look back at 2021 and write about it.
Specifically, we want you to tell us a true story from your life in 2021…in only 21 words.
The winner gets a free Gotham class!Read More
A Monster Comes Contest
You can envision a known monster, create an original monster, broaden the definition of “monster” to include a witch or ghost or the like, or use a human who is monstrous in some way. Then... describe the monster approaching from the viewpoint of a person nearby, perhaps even yourself.Read More
How to Get Published
Here you will learn how to navigate the ins-and-outs of the publishing business and you’ll write (and refine) the most important selling tool for your book—the query letter. All under the guidance of an established literary agent.Read More
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Do you wish there was a place you could go for writing inspiration and practice? Where you could hang out with other writers? Without needing to make a long-term commitment or spend a lot of money? With food and drink involved?
Gotham Write-Ins are that place.Read More
Gotham brings its world-renowned teaching right into your workplace with our Corporate Classes. We come, we teach, you benefit.
Options include Business Writing, Grammar, and Corporate Creativity.Read More
Free Events in NYC
We do free classes and other fun things around New York City—at bookstores, bars, Bryant Park, etc. It’s our way of showcasing what we do and getting to know you. Show up to get a little Gotham in your life.Read More
Each month we invite you to post a story on Twitter using #GWstorieseverywhere for a chance to win a free class.
Your stories (which can be true or made up) will be inspired by what you see, know, or do, and they should relate in some way to our monthly “themes.”Read More