Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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This class will help you to get your story ideas organized and written in a format that is just as compelling for readers as it is in your mind.
Novel Writing
James Wassom
plant geneticist
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Just what I was looking for to expose myself to new ideas, new people and a whole new way of viewing the craft of writing.
Creative Writing 101
Jaclyn Hoesch
associate product manager
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A very eye-opening experience that has allowed me to realize that there are other ways of looking at the world and in-turn taking those perceptions and writing something about them.
Creative Writing 101
Stephanie Eilebrecht
data entry specialist
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I feel like I can now confidently send a query to a major publication, and have a strong chance of getting a positive response.
Article Writing
Kathleen Barlow
internet marketing manager
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Science Fiction Writing I provided a wonderful step-by-step guide to the basics of writing compelling science fiction, covering everything from inventing a story line to plot and character development to the essentials of world-building. The class also propelled me into a community of writers, who bonded together in a supportive environment.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Laurie Pine
communications specialist
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No nonsense, no sugar coating, step by step teaching.
How To Sell Your Script
Julie Baer
advertising executive
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All writers struggle in isolation so it's been buoying to connect with other writers in a non-competitive arena.
Mystery Writing
Nina Graci
journalist
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This instructor is the best I have ever had, including all of my professors in both undergraduate and medical school.
Poetry Writing
Gigi Gabrielle
psychiatrist and painter
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A definite way to improve your writing skills in a short amount of time.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Harvey Hayes
student
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I hadn't written for ages and was really stuck when I tried to start anything. Add to that the external pressures of parenting and my job, and I was beginning to think I would never get around to writing anything at all. This course really focused me and energized me. I now have a story to work on and I feel like writing is finally part of my life again!
Creative Writing 101
Siobhan Wilde
EFL teacher
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Will unveil a world you never knew existed while making you a better writer, and, possibly, a better person.
Creative Writing 101
Anton Botha
psychologist
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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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It’s like being in an amniotic sac for a six week gestation period; warm, safe, nonjudgmental, encouraging, nourishing and protective as you grow and gain strength and confidence as a writer.
Creative Writing 101
Saundra Scott
project management
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Mind blowing and very effective.
Writing Scripts 101
Gerard Brooks
building maintenance
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The teacher's instincts for why something does or does not work are sly and subtle and always right.
Novel Writing
Maceo Marquez
project manager
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The online format is very accommodating for those of us who struggle to 'find the time'. You will find yourself getting addicted to the course, anticipating the next assignment and critique every week.
Fiction Writing
Lisa Jones
director of controlling
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This course was amazing. It had all the necessary elements: real life examples, text from literature, thoughtful comments. I would absolutely recommend this to anyone striving to become a better and more developed writer.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Mary Elizabeth Dubois
student
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I took Fiction I, then Fiction II twice. The Fiction Master Class brought what I learned during those courses together and gave the whys and hows of writing in detail.
Fiction Writing
Eugene Galassini
accountant
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