Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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This Novel Writing course gave me many excellent ideas for revising my manuscript. I feel eager to dig in and make the recommended changes.
Novel Writing
Joanna Friedman
psychologist
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If you've ever had a voice somewhere inside you, urging you to give this a try, if for no other reason than to say you tried, this is a wonderful way to do it.
Fiction Writing
Stuart Hill
copywriter
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An excellent way to explore and polish your writing skill in the speculative fiction genre.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Stephen Zukowski
police dispatcher
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A great introduction to playwriting.
Playwriting
John Minnick
HS English teacher
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This is a terrific opportunity to get in there and write in a supportive, engaging, constructive environment.
Memoir Writing
Maggie Morth
freelance copy editor
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The class truly helped me unlock an imaginative part of myself that I didn't know was there, as well as dismantle some fears and reservations about creative writing.
Fiction Writing
Kelly Griego
marketing professional
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The course perfectly laid the groundwork for beginning your screenwriting process.
Screenwriting
John DEsposito
foreign rights coordinator
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This course simply took me further along on the endless journey of writing. It's the little things along the way—the images, the control, the fine-tuning: the artistry of the word—that demand mastery. That's what I am learning.
Fiction Writing
Glenys Loewen-Thomas
writing & literature instructor
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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
nurse/midwife
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I feel as though my goals of being a professional writer are much more attainable now!
Fiction Writing
Caitlin Carroll
PR professional
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Very positive introduction to the basics of mystery novel writing.
Mystery Writing
Noreen Connell
retired
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It was not only a comprehensive overview and introduction to the world of children's literature and publishing, but also one of the most clear, thorough and informative guides to writing and, more importantly, storytelling that I have ever encountered.
Children’s Book Writing
Megan Gruver
children's media researcher
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I have recommended Gotham to all my friends (and one cousin) who are interested in writing.
Memoir Writing
Brenda Coven
librarian
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If you want to understand how to write your own personal narrative, and gain some insight into essay writing as a whole, this is a great place to start. Tips on publishing an extra plus!
Personal Essay Writing
Evelyn Nunlee
personal trainer
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I loved the flexibly this course offered for people with odd schedules.
Creative Writing 101
Codi Vines
pilot
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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 entered this course having no idea how to write a children's book, or what was involved with the process. This class gave me the knowledge I was looking for, and pointed me in the right direction.
Children’s Book Writing
Kelley Diekman
sales
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The best way to get readers and critiques from your peers before submitting your work to agents and publishers.
Novel Writing
Norma-Jean Callahan
real estate development
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The best writing class I've ever taken. Sign up now, like right now, before it fills up and you get wait listed.
Fiction Writing
Edward McNamara
chef
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If you ever wanted to write but didn't know where to start, this is an excellent course to get things moving.
Creative Writing 101
Karen Flynn
retired financial advisor
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