Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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
actor/dancer
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I love every aspect of the online classes as you present them. This is my second one and I am thoroughly impressed with the quality of content, scope of topics, and with the high quality of instruction. The classes even allow for interaction with other class members via the weekly chats and email networking. This is an excellent educational experience. I plan to continue with other classes in the near future. Bravo!
Mystery Writing
Rosemarie Ferrara
high school principal
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I am a professional writer by trade, but I learned so such about character development, the elements and structure of writing memoir, and the more nuanced, subtle ingredients of story writing.
Memoir Writing
Janet Davenport
communications VP
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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
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If you want to write speculative fiction, take this class!
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Sean Viall
IT professional
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A respite from "9 to 5." A stimulating, creative, engaging, non-pressured environment that allows for creative growth and fun!
Creative Writing 101
Sarah Lewen
marketing manager
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Having so many humor principles and techniques laid out in front of me gave me a broad palette I could play around with.
Humor Writing
Jodi Lustig
writer
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I realized through all the lectures and advice that I can pretty much write anything I want and, honestly, I believe this course has made me want to write even more.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Alice Bellan
student
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A great way to see your work through your readers' eyes.
Novel Writing
Crystal Walker
writer
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This course took me out of the aimless approach to character development and helped with structure. The structure actually freed me, freed my characters to take on a form and personality and voice of their own.
Character Development
Stephen Price
attorney
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A really fun thing to do every week that lets you do what you love while meeting new people that enjoy writing as much as you!
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Catie Rencricca
student
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If you're looking to expand or explore your talent for writing, this course will do both. Take the course and enjoy the ride
Creative Writing 101
Bill Elliott
project manager
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A great first step to the writing experience, to get the creative juices flowing.
Creative Writing 101
Viv Garcia
retired
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A great introductory course to writing speculative fiction.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Coryn Hayman
emergency physician
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A fun, challenging experience that helped me figure out what I want out of life.
Creative Writing 101
Adrienne Morain
hostess
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The students were inspirational, from different age groups with different back grounds. The class atmosphere was open and welcome for anyone to express their opinions.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Takako Sato
real estate broker
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A full house of all the things a writer needs to be a better writer.
Memoir Writing
Darrin Pruitt
public health preparedness
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A great overview and a chance to try your hand at a variety of essay styles.
Essay & Opinion Writing
Nonna Noto
retired economist
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The instructor was very thorough and really helped me progress to my full potential.
True Story: Teen Creative Nonfiction
Diana Whistance-Smith
student
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The thing about writing is that you just have to do it, and this class gives you the inspiration and the deadlines to get it done.
Creative Writing 101
Desiree Elsevier
musician
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