Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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Quite simply, this has been a life-changing, life-enriching experience. No kidding. This is the best gift I've given myself in years.
Fiction Writing
Brenda Nesbitt
creative director
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The course is a very informative and illustrative combination of understanfing the structures snd philosophies of graphic novels and comics, and learning about the nuts-and-bolts practicalities of the industry.
Comics and Graphic Novels
Kristina Boylan
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A great course in writing, far better that any creative writing course that I have taken at a University.
Fiction Writing
Laurence Tapper
clinical laboratory scientist
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I think taking an online class is brilliant because you can access the class 24/7. I love the break down of the lecture, the notebook, the class discussion, and the booth. Most of all, this class got me writing for 10 weeks straight! With interactivity, you feel you want to write. You have a purpose and a goal so you prioritize it. And you feel like you're getting somewhere. I've taken Gotham's classes before and I will take them again—they're awesome.
Screenwriting
Marilyn Miller
screenwriter
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The course breaks down the anatomy of what makes a good story. By the end of the class you have the basic framework for developing a full-bodied article.
Article Writing
Rafael Roy
photojournalist
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This was a great leap into fiction for me.
Fiction Writing
David Riley
SVP business development
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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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This course is well paced, relevant to today's theatre and a wonderful creative spark for any project that you might have in the can or have just been thinking about.
Playwriting
Brad Jones
association director
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The best thing about the Creative Writing 101 course was that it provided basic information without being to simple. It truly helped me build a foundation for my writing practices.
Creative Writing 101
Rebecca Bichard
training manager
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A wonderful course that teaches how to watch movies in a new way and is also instructive if you want to begin writing screenplays yourself.
Script Analysis
Emunah Herzog
registered nurse
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This program will give you increased confidence in your business writing ability. You will learn how to craft your messages to cause your intended impact, and discover your own personal, yet professional, style.
Business Writing
Ellyn Stein
executive development trainer
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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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A great opportunity to learn memoir writing, using many examples from famous memoirs, supported by the detailed structure and focus needed to convey a compelling life story.
Memoir Writing
Lizzie Belden
project manager
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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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I've taken writing courses in college, adult education classes and a couple of writing workshops. Fiction Writing I at Gotham has been by far the most rewarding.
Fiction Writing
John Daley
cable television advertising
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I've taken a few other online writing classes, and this one stands out as the best by far. This course was worth every penny. Bravo!
Screenwriting
Laura Curvin
web editor
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By the end of this course I had the tools to write a well structured and organized article that I sold to my local newspaper. Now, the newspaper wants me to write an additional piece!
Article Writing
Angela Timpone
figure skating coach
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A great overview of the basics of playwriting. but the key was the instructor's feedback, which was supportive yet deeply insightful and constructive.
Playwriting
Heather Antonissen
communicationsspecialist
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This course is for writers who want to be authors and realize that to do that they need to dedicate themselves to regularly writing, regular honest critiquing, and continuous learning about their writing process.
Children’s Book Writing
Wendy LeBolt
exercise physiologist
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