Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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The course helped to re-ignite my passion for my book. I'm excited enough to register early for Memoir II.
Memoir Writing
Tracey Hughes
public relations
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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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Every aspect of each class was a learning experience. The instructor made the minutiae as fascinating as the major subjects. It was extraordinarily well taught. I learned much more than I anticipated.
Screenwriting
Graham Fuller
executive editor
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It's a great way to improve your pieces, experiment with style, and determine what readers enjoy.
Fiction Writing
Isobel Scott
editorial assistant
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I'd like to thank you for getting me writing again. I've been staring at blank pages and blank screens for about two years.
Creative Writing 101
Faith Airey
doctor
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The Character course is so substantive, well researched, and well written that it opens up your creative pores in such a way that what comes out of you in the exercises truly puzzles you.
Character Development
Nahid Toubia
student
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You may think you are writing correctly, but this class will help you write better.
Business Writing
Ingrid Isaac
executive assistant
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A very engaging experience where you learn nuances about writing that you didn't know existed. The science behind the art is something as an outsider we don't see.
Memoir Writing
Michael Keogh
currency trader
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The class is a gateway to a new or renewed commitment to your writing and to yourself.
Creative Writing 101
Pamela Ouellette
speech language pathologist
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This class taught me so much about the craft of writing children's books. It grew my love of books even more!
Children’s Book Writing
Maria Hanley
early childhood dance educator
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I’ve taken many writing workshops since the age of 20, and this was the best I ever participated in.
Memoir Writing
Erin Dow
public interest lawyer
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I'm not exaggerating when I say it's changed me in a fundamental way, and I'm delighted.
Creative Writing 101
Elizabeth Braden
production editor
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Interesting, eclectic, and thoughtful participants. And a top-notch teacher to boot.
Memoir Writing
Robyn Heisey
executive assistant
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The course was like a mouthwatering piece of chocolate cake, each bite better than the last and when it's all gone, you cant help but miss it.
Fiction Writing
Noverlee Howell
college counselor
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The teacher sparked parts of my imagination that I didn't know were there.
Children’s Book Writing
Michelle Pimentel
teacher
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Try to imagine the Lord of the Rings trilogy without Gandalf. That's what my life was like before I met my instructor. I would say three words to anyone considering a Gotham course: Do it now!
Fiction Writing
Rois Beal
housewife
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It's such a rewarding way to step out of your comfort zone and feel like you've truly accomplished something, to perform stand-up.
Stand-Up Comedy Writing
Heather Akers
designer
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The course was one of the most memorable journeys that I have taken.
Travel Writing
Rebecca Eder
developmental psychologist
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I went from being a reader to being a writer…in six short weeks!
Creative Writing 101
Dorothy Cameron
retiree
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