Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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You meet so many amazing people from different backgrounds and writing styles, so in addition to learning from the teacher, you learn from your peers.
Creative Writing 101
Meghan Imiola
student
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A brilliantly conceived and executed course.
Reading Fiction
Rayne O'Brian
writer
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This course helped me learn how to target my writing to the Romance reader, and how to make choices in my story that will keep readers interested.
Romance Writing
Linda Manchester
owner, specialty food store
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I have no idea if I will ever publish anything, but I did learn that writing is fun and interacting with other writers is fun.
Creative Writing 101
Forrest Zell
bar manager
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I walked away a much better writer and reader, ready to jump into my first novel!
Fiction Writing
Stefany Samp
audit manager
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This course showed me the base of what goes into conceptualizing a story that can be played and it will leave you feeling confidant in your ability to begin formatting your own story.
Video Game Writing
Stephanie St Pierre
content writer
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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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The instructor was incredibly helpful and made sense of what writing for video games entails. Until now, I had no understanding of this process and it seemed very ambiguous, but the feedback I've received has truly changed my perspective.
Video Game Writing
Rhiannon Stanetzki
customer support technician
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This course cured my writer's block. I feel much more confident and I have a collection of writing to expand upon.
Creative Writing 101
Melissa Garner
elementary teacher
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I loved the course. It was one of the best investments of time, money, effort I've made in a very long time.
Fiction Writing
Fernando Veranes
investor
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Great information about writing, wonderful thought-provoking exercises, and no pressure to produce a great work.
Creative Writing 101
Lisa Marie Smith
psychiatrist
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This is an invaluable course for any aspiring writer wanting to learn how to shut off the doubter living in their head and learn what creative writing is truly all about.
Creative Writing 101
Chase Krebs
graduate student
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Inspiring. Encouraging. Affirming. Well worth the time, effort, and tuition.
Memoir Writing
Melanie Brake
stay at home mother
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Great class for anyone serious about completing a novel.
Novel Writing
Katherine Lim
lawyer
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A must-take course if you are interested in scriptwriting.
Screenwriting
Ron Hervey
library supervisor
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A great introduction to writing crime and mystery novels.
Mystery Writing
Christina Paschyn
journalist
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If it weren't for online classes, I would still be picking up those Gotham course bulletins and not finding a time when I could take a live class. It's almost 4am now, and I am getting a lot of work done. PLUS, we had classmates in Tokyo, California, Israel, Ontario, Oregon, etc. Priceless mix of people.
Fiction Writing
Theresa Barry
editor
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What I enjoyed most about this course was the direct on-point query letter critique from the instructor, not once but twice.
How To Get Published
Genevieve Doyle
medical editor
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The processes taught in the course serve as an invaluable framework for thinking about the story to be told.
Fiction Writing
Nicholas Hayes
business executive
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A wonderful introduction into the art of poetry.
Poetry Writing
Elizabeth Adams
visual artist
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