Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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This course was exactly what I needed. Now I feel so inspired and motivated to keep writing, hopefully to the point where I'll eventually complete my first book. The instructor's down-to-earth, informative, and very encouraging style of teaching made all the difference. Was well worth it. Can't wait to do it again!
Fiction Writing
Franca DiMaso
sales coordinator
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The instructor makes the class material very fun and interesting with real world scenarios.
Business Writing
Peggy Lee
music teacher
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The course introduced the skill of writing for children in a very comprehensible and exciting way. Almost a must if you're serious about children's writing.
Children’s Book Writing
John Dahlgren
psychologist
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I drove one and half hours each way for this course and I can't wait to do it again!
Creative Writing 101
Jamal Stroman
technical support
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I loved the online experience. The convenience of being able to study in my own home, and connect with people thousands of miles away. I think it's better than an actual classroom. It allows a more flexible schedule—if you get interrupted, you can just stop and catch up later.…
Fiction Writing
Brenda Sorrels
student
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I learned everything there is to know concerning TV writing.
TV Writing
Erica Lake
accounting
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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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The class is about to end, and I am confident that with practice and hard work I will be able to try something I have spent my life wanting to try.
Hit Send: Publishing Short Nonfiction
Lyndi O'Laughlin
homemaker
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A fantastic way to dip your toes into the world of writing. This was really the best money I've spent in a long time and I plan to take another course next session.
Fiction Writing
Joy Victory
health editor
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I have already related to others my great experience in this course. It has been a real highlight of my year.
Fiction Writing
Kirk Mitchell
high school counselor
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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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Gotham Writers Workshop has rocked my world and transformed my life. I no longer blush when I tell people I am a writer.
Novel Writing
Michelle Wells
mom
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I was hesitant to take a course online, but after this course, I have already signed up for a second one.
Creative Writing 101
Carlene Wilson
captain, USN (ret)
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The course heightens the awareness of the ambient (internal/external) space that influences what we put on paper.
The Writer’s Mind
Ruth Eichacker
language teacher
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The most fun I've ever had in a writing class, and I've taken many.
Humor Writing
Lorrie Gault
administrative assistant
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This course made me a better writer, without a doubt.
Fiction Writing
Ari Loeb
circus performer
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A great place to begin if you've ever asked yourself the question, "What kind of writer do I want to be?"
Creative Writing 101
Zarak Jan
united nations staff member
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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 fantastic way to test the writing waters and share your work if fear has always held you back.
Creative Writing 101
Nancy O'Connor
stay-at-home-mom
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A great way to begin to put together the memoir you always wanted to write.
Memoir Writing
Stephen Conn
cartoonist/writer
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