Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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A great way to get your writing juices flowing!
Playwriting
Aleta Lafargue
actress
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I love it! I didn't think that an online class could be comparable to a real class; I never would have imagined it to be superior! Your online classes are the paradigm for all future online schools to emulate. Thanks to your class, I have already written the first 10 pages of my screenplay, and it's only the third week! You've made a lifelong Gotham student out of me.
Screenwriting
Monroe Mann
president
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This course is an eye-opener to anyone who is thinking about doing comedy.
Stand-Up Comedy Writing
Jermaine Howard
veteran and real estate professional
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The best investment I've made as a writer thus far.
Screenwriting
Tiffany Baugh
bank teller
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A great introduction to writing serious poetry, offering a wide and creative perspective on how to think about crafting a poem.
Poetry Writing
Michelle Aranda
graphic communications
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A very enjoyable window into grammar.
Grammar!
John McQuade
office manager
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This course ignites your desire to start writing for pleasure or for work and it also inspires you to seek out another class to take and find other writing adventures you can participate in.
Creative Writing 101
Jordan DePina
sales support rep
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Phrases I would use are “achievable deadlines for working people,” “constructive critiques from an eagle-eyed instructor” and “bloody good course.” Am I allowed to swear?
Fiction Writing
Rebecca Reader
English language teacher
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The best decision I ever made. The class helped me understand what I'm writing and how to make my career aspirations come to fruition.
TV Writing
Mark Thomas
event producer
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It's awe-inspiring how much we can grow when we're surrounded by other writers and avid readers who lift each other up with encouragement and constructive critism.
Fiction Writing
Isabelle Felix
psychology research assistant
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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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The instructor’s clarity of criticism had to open the minds of everyone in the course.
Fiction Writing
Phillip Dibble
physician
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This is the best course I have ever taken, and since I have a master's degree, I have taken hundreds of courses.
Fiction Writing
Heather Stone
VP of marketing and sales
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Our teacher really connects with the students, tries to understand what kind of writing each individual student wants to do, and then gives very specific and constructive feedback.
Creative Writing 101
Osama Shehzad
engineer
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The instructor made me feel so good about reaching beyond my comfort level.
Poetry Writing
Donna Feltz
medical practice administrator
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If you have the slightest interest in learning about feature article writing, sign yourself up for this course.
Feature Article Writing
Maria Sassian
research manager
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Great way to learn how to become a songwriter, and taught by a successful, professional, well-respected songwriter.
Songwriting
John Newman
attorney
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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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I received a wealth of knowledge and feel better about blogging.
Blog Basics
Nicole Turner
skin therapist
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I enrolled in Romance I on a whim. It's what I love to read. Why not try writing it? I can't imagine a more supportive instructor and smarter fellow writers to encourage me every step of the way.
Romance Writing
Lisa Christensen
advertising writing director
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