Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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The most practical and effective online fiction writing course I've ever taken.
Fiction Writing
Gary Bishop
entrepreneur
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Well worthwhile. I would strongly recommend for those in the early stages of writing.
Fiction Writing
Ann Wheaton
journalist
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I didn't know much going in and now I feel ready to tackle the daunting task of writing a screenplay.
Screenwriting
Michele Weber
mom
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A wonderful forum to share and workshop humor writing.
Humor Writing
Stefanie Forman
public relations/public affairs
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I tell my friends (and anyone who will listen) that Gotham is such a powerful way to improve and deepen writing skills.
Fiction Writing
Laura Cook
video editor
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I left class every day feeling inspired and by the end of the 10 week course I had already started playing open mic nights.
Songwriting
Adam Ramsey
singer/songwriter/bartender
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This was an excellent introduction to speculative fiction writing and a great course for someone who has never read a book on writing craft or attempted to write before.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Steven Howell
us army officer
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Fiction II is for anyone who wants to delve into the elements of fiction more deeply, and for those who are seeking a community of writers with which to share their work.
Fiction Writing
Dara Kell
editor
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A great introduction to the idea of memoir.
Memoir Writing
Erich Ball
united nations officer
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A realistic, informative look into the freelance lifestyle.
Hit Send: Publishing Short Nonfiction
Amie Santoleri
advertising executive
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I gained a very good grasp of the basics of writing fiction as well as a new perspective. Even before the course was half over, I found myself thinking about writing in a different way.
Fiction Writing
Anthony James
cell manufacturing leader
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Great information about writing, wonderful thought-provoking exercises, and no pressure to produce a great work.
Creative Writing 101
Lisa Marie Smith
psychiatrist
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In a very short period, I developed a much better understanding of character development.
Character Development
Anurag Srivastava
software developer
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If anyone has any reservations about taking an online writing class, they can be assured that this will be a wonderful experience, full of lessons, critique and feedback from a knowledgeable instructor, as well as from the other students.
Memoir Writing
Jill Strada
radio station program director
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I rode the train home scribbling ideas in a notebook. The next morning I got up and wrote another chapter of an easy-reader book I'm experimenting with. As I wrote, I thought about all I'd learned in class about character development, believable dialogue, confict and resolution, and making the whole thing interesting to a youngster. I can't think of a better investment of my time than to spend a Saturday in this class!
Children’s Book Writing
Linda Post
corporate communications
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I never imagined that I could so thoroughly enjoy a course.
Creative Writing 101
Lynn Rogers
administrative
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I felt I stepped into a magical world inhabited by inspiring stories, ideas, writers, and a very well-versed and supportive instructor.
Children’s Book Writing
Ioana Cristina Serban
ESL teacher
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The best playwriting course I have ever taken. If I had another life to live, I would spend it as playwright. Yes, I was that inspired!
Playwriting
Judith Liberman
student
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I wrote some of my all time best poems in this class.
Poetry Writing
Greg Oaks
professor of English
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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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