Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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A great introduction to the idea of memoir.
Memoir Writing
Erich Ball
united nations officer
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An inspirational, once in a life time opportunity to overcome any fear and anxiety of your personal writing skills.
Fiction Writing
Timothy Kirkpatrick
HR director
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When emerging from the bubble of creating stories, it is really helpful to know what to do, what approach to take. The course has given me confidence that I can get my work out there and hopefully someone will like it enough to represent it and/or publish it.
How To Get Published
Catherine Cookson
college professor
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One of the best writing class experiences I've ever had.
Fiction Writing
Nina-Marie Gardner
writer
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I regained my confidence as a writer and remembered how much I enjoy writing creatively.
Creative Writing 101
Alicia Hempen
martial arts school owner
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This is by far the best writing course that I have ever taken.
Memoir Writing
Linda Gask
doctor
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This course helped me make more progress in ten weeks than I made in years of writing on my own.
Screenwriting
Tracey Heckler
software engineer
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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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I learned the nuts and bolts of memoir. Specifically, I got connected to the process of writing, and the course took it out of the theoretical and made it real for me.
Memoir Writing
Drew Hastings
performing artist/writer
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You'll be blogging by the end & learning how promote your blog. I highly recommend it.
How To Blog
Holly Warah
blogger
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I didn't realize that an online course could be so effective. I developed genuine connections with my classmates and my teacher and learned a tremendous amount.
Fiction Writing
Joseph Moldover
clinical psychologist
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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 never imagined that I could so thoroughly enjoy a course.
Creative Writing 101
Lynn Rogers
administrative
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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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The instructor was amazing. She was always positive, insightful, encouraging, and tremendously knowledgeable. She pushed us to do more than we believed we could and gave us the benefit of both the breadth and the depth of her knowledge, understanding, and experience of the craft.
Fiction Writing
Anne Woods
attorney
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I was thrilled to "meet" my fellow classmates through the bio/introduction the very first week because it made me feel as if I was in an actual classroom.
Fiction Writing
Robin Nielsen
small business owner
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The course helps you immerse yourself in the cogs and gears of what makes for great SF.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Ashley Jacobs
physician
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An excellent course to take if you want an overview of the field.
Children’s Book Writing
Rochelle Leal
teacher
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Very positive introduction to the basics of mystery novel writing.
Mystery Writing
Noreen Connell
retired
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