Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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I felt I was part of a group of people who care about creative writing and literature—a new experience for me.
Memoir Writing
Janelle Trees
doctor
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It amplified the joy I feel in writing!
Essay & Opinion Writing
Noelle Williams
artist/administrator
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This class is a ten course tasting menu of the genres of food writing.You will leave the course with a better appreciation of food, wine, and food writing.
Food Writing
Rebecca Eder
developmental psychologist
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It was a tremendous experience, one that I will never forget. I recommend the class for anyone even the slightest bit curious about what it's like to be a stand-up comedian.
Stand-Up Comedy Writing
Calvin Henderson
IT technician
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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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So many of the nuances and difficulties of weaving through the publishing world were explained in a straightforward manner. This course is a must.
How To Get Published
Robert Glider
attorney
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The class truly helped me unlock an imaginative part of myself that I didn't know was there, as well as dismantle some fears and reservations about creative writing.
Fiction Writing
Kelly Griego
marketing professional
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This course is absolutely necessary to the beginning blogger.
How To Blog
Fawn Hahnenberg
sahm
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Try to imagine the Lord of the Rings trilogy without Gandalf. That's what my life was like before I met my instructor. I would say three words to anyone considering a Gotham course: Do it now!
Fiction Writing
Rois Beal
housewife
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This course has been a terrific way to provide me some discipline (goals, deadlines, focus), encouragement (lessons that give practical tips, positive feedback from a real-live person) and a community of like-minded yet unique individuals with similar needs and goals.
Creative Writing 101
Ruth Louden
career counsellor
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I'm not exaggerating when I say it's changed me in a fundamental way, and I'm delighted.
Creative Writing 101
Elizabeth Braden
production editor
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Our instructor found immensely interesting and varied poems to stretch our minds and help develop our own poetry muscles.
Poetry Writing
violet samir
social work organization director
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This course got me completing up to 75 pages of new work for my book, as well as giving me clearer ideas about what to do with chapters that needed work.
Memoir Writing
Rania Zada
writer
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I used to think that the 8th wonder of the world was the ability to write a full-length play (or a complete novel). If felt almost insurmountable, until I took this course.
Playwriting
Ken Einhorn
physician
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The most fun three hours of my week, every week. In just a couple of months, I learned an incredible amount about the craft of fiction, and laughed heartily while doing it.
Fiction Writing
Dodd Ellsworth
software developer
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The best thing about the Creative Writing 101 course was that it provided basic information without being to simple. It truly helped me build a foundation for my writing practices.
Creative Writing 101
Rebecca Bichard
training manager
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When I signed up I was full of nerves and wondered if I'd have the courage to follow through. By the end of the course I felt inspired and excited and couldn't wait to write more.
Fiction Writing
Marisa Gorst
ballet dancer
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If you ever want to write a screenplay, then Gotham is the place to start.
Screenwriting
Juanita Paet-DeSilva
copyright administrator
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If you have always wanted to write a spec script, this class will give you the knowledge and structure to do it.
TV Writing
John Garrison
computer programmer
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The course material was outstanding and progressed in a helpful sequence from week to week.
Creative Writing 101
Kathy Ayers
accountant
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