Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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The instructor had an almost uncanny ability to spot the key elements necessary to make a good story great.
Screenwriting
Robert Watson
environmental advocate
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This is an excellent course to learn screenwriting basics and to discover if screenwriting is an activity you want to pursue.
Screenwriting
Jerry Klein
accountant
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I tell my friends (and anyone who will listen) that GWW is such a powerful way to improve and deepen writing skills.
Fiction Writing
Laura Cook
video editor
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Invaluable.
Hit Send: Publishing Short Nonfiction
Catherine Stewart
freelance writer
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By the end of this course I had the tools to write a well structured and organized article that I sold to my local newspaper. Now, the newspaper wants me to write an additional piece!
Article Writing
Angela Timpone
figure skating coach
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An incredibly helpful kick in the butt to get writing seriously.
Children’s Book Writing
Sarah Nannery
fundraising manager
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All of the tools you need to make a story shine are taught in this course.
Fiction Writing
Rochelle Campbell
administrative scheduler
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I would liken this class to an oasis for a weary desert nomad, a place that feeds, nourishes, and strengthens a writer's soul.
Children’s Book Writing
Judy Wang
photographer
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A to Z on mystery. I really liked the way this was organized, climaxing with the Business.
Mystery Writing
Lara Ruth
digital marketing
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The class gave a clear and concise instruction on the basics of freelancing. It provided me with many tips and straight information that are of great use. Well worth the price.
Hit Send: Publishing Short Nonfiction
Ben Davol
medical sales
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I would label this course "essential" for those wishing to avoid spending years wandering down blind literary alleyways.
Fiction Writing
Rebecca Reader
english language teacher
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The course breaks down the anatomy of what makes a good story. By the end of the class you have the basic framework for developing a full bodied article.
Article Writing
Rafael Roy
photojournalist
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Great experience. I saw drastic improvements week after week in my writing.
Fiction Writing
Shawn McGinty
sales director
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I've never had writing presented this way to me before. My instructor's expertise really showed in her lectures and her extremely helpful critiques. She did an exceptional job at demystifying the writing process. I would recommend Gotham to anyone wanting to pursue writing in any capacity.
Creative Writing 101
Irish Baldwin
full-time mom
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The course and the instructor have awakened in me a passion for writing I didn’t know I had.
Creative Writing 101
Sandra Feria
office assistant
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This course gave me an excellent introduction into what it takes to get published; it is packed full of instruction, information, and ideas on not only “How to Get Published” but also how to approach writing as a business.
How To Get Published
Katherine Getto
technical consultant
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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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Incredibly worth it.
Fiction Writing
Lisette Johnson
senior editor, nyt almanac
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I had finished my MFA in fiction writing and I wanted a way to continue writing in a serious atmosphere, both honest and generous. The Gotham class was fabulous. I was able to develop a character for a novel I had been working on, which is now due for publication in August.
Fiction Writing
Roxann King-Feuerman
writer
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A very informative course that will get you blogging from zero to fifty in only four weeks.
How To Blog
Aimee Swift
pizza delivery driver
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